Yes, it’s true.
It’s actually the moment everyone’s waiting for at some point in the baby shower. And many times, it’s the finishing touch to your baby shower theme and overall concept.
Just walking into the room, venue or home, and just looking at the cake there will always be something everyone remembers of your baby shower.
So yes, the cake is the cherry on top of the entire event!
Most of the designs you’ll see in this article are merely aesthetic, as many do already have a party theme in mind. However, browsing through cakes is also a good activity for when still deciding the overall theme of the party. There are so many to choose from!
You can go for a traditional baby blue or light pink, or you can also go for other creative themes like rustic, forest animals, doughnut, mamushkas, animal shapes, minimalistic, sprinkles, you name it!
There are dozens of options to choose from that will make your baby shower unforgettable.
A very important tip to keep in mind (especially if you’re that special friend planning the shower for the parents-to-be) is that the mom will expect a cake that is personalized according to what she personally likes. It may be the baby’s gender, or gender to be revealed, or anything known about the baby, like if there is a name decided.
So now, it’s time to pick out the coolest, most creative cake ideas for you to get inspired by.
After you know the theme, you need to choose a cake that’s right for the number of guests, as well as picking delicious flavor combinations that the mom and everyone else will like. It’s time to make a huge statement with the baby shower cake, are you ready?
Let’s take a look at these gorgeous 55 Baby Shower cake ideas for 2020.
1. Pink Baby Sleeping on the Moon
This is a traditional option with pink and gold. It is a baby sleeping on the moon, and if you’re going for a more relaxed and traditional baby shower this is it. Especially if the baby’s gender is already known to be a girl, you can go for the pink and gold combination which never ceases to look great. Try it out!
2. Bear Sleeping on the Moon with Stars
The bear is another traditional theme for baby showers. This one is with the blue cake and some white and gold touches that simulate clouds and balloons. The stars are gold plated and look great with the combination of colors. This option is perfect for a boy and to keep the baby shower traditional looking. The souvenirs can also be bears or stars too!
3. White & Pink With Balloons Cake
On this photo we see the number 1, however, if you’re going for a baby shower theme that is very girly and classy with balloons, you can definitely go for a cake that has the same theme. Flowers, cute little white bears, and the color pink have never looked more charming, plus the shiny details give the balloons a 3D look like they’re about to fly away!
4. White Kitty Cake
You can never go wrong with anything with cute kittens on it. There are many cakes that have the shapes of animals and we are about to see many of them. These cakes can be used as a gender-neutral because just because the kitty’s ears are pink doesn’t mean a boy can’t love them! Kitty cake for the win.
5. White Bunny Cake
The white bunny cake is another option you can never go wrong with. Many baby showers choose the bunny theme for the baby shower. It is also a gender-neutral option, as well as you can add details in any of the colors already being implemented in the baby shower’s whole decoration. In this case, it’s pink, green and purple, but you can play with any colors you want.
6. King Elephant Cake
Cute little charming elephants will always be “in style” when talking about baby showers. There is just something about elephants that is very cute for babies. If your shower is going for an elephant theme, you can have a cake made with an elephant’s face and you can add touches of different flower colors and other details you like.
7. Cute Owl Cake
Following along with the animal faces, here we have this beautifully made owl cake, which by the way looks totally delicious. The details on the wings are just lovely! This cake is perfect for a magical forest theme if this is what you like. This is also a gender-neutral option as you can play with the colors too.
8. Charming Fox Cake
Can we just say that we love animal cakes? And yes, they are just perfect for baby showers! Because you can choose them by colors or themes. This cute fox one is also perfect for a magical forest theme or even a woody, outdoorsy, out-camping theme too. It’s even perfect if you’re having a bohemian outdoor baby shower.
9. Honey Comb & Bees Cake
Another popular theme with baby showers and cakes are the honeycombs and bees. Very cute and enchanting. Many choose to have the queen bee as the entire cake, but in this design, you’re diving into the delicious honey in the comb, and all around it, edible bees are flying around. You can even add a name and it’s perfect!
10. Colorful Shimmer & Flowers Cake
Heading into the more modern and fresh looking cakes, we have the charmingly designed one that seems not only delicious but also definitely beautiful! In this option, you can add other color combinations as well as different types of flowers, but it’s safe to say that this orange and baby blue combo looks amazing topped off with beautiful flowers.