Barbie Cake Idea

Decorate a chic cake

No party is complete without cake! Creating this sweet treat for your little go-getter is really a piece of cake! With fondant, pink icing, gumballs, and Barbie candles, you can make this chic cake for your Barbie fan.

Barbie Cake How-To



  • Favorite cake mix or recipe
  • Buttercream icing
  • Pink Fondant
  • Pink Gumballs


  • Round cake pan
  • Spatula
  • Fondant roller
  • Barbie Birthday Candles

1) Bake Cake

Use a round cake pan and bake your favorite cake. Use multiple layers for extra height.

2) Apply Icing and Fondant

Cover the entire cake with buttercream icing using a spatula. Then roll out the pink fondant and cover the cake with it.

3) Add the Gumballs

Stick pink gumballs around the base of the cake. Use a dot of icing beneath each gumball to help hold it in place.

4) Top It with Candles

Finish it off by placing the Barbie candles on top.

Shop This Idea

Birthdays are the best days! Tag us to be featured. #PartyCity

View Gallery