DIY Snake Cake Tutorial from Schooled in Love. This is a 6 foot long cake! The secret to its shape is bundt cakes - lots of them and rice krispie treats. Go to the link to see how she made the Cobra Cake. This would also make an awesome basilisk cake for a Harry Potter themed party. For more Halloween cakes go here.
DIY 3 Ingredient Marshmallow Fondant Recipe and Tutorial from Mandy’s Recipe Box. 4 ingredients if you count the food coloring. This is such a good DIY because you are walked through making this recipe and then the cake decorating by someone who has never done it before and she comes up with this polka dot cake with fondant (there is also a photo at the link of what a cake decorator can do with marshmallow fondant).
DIY Bloody Cake Recipe and Tutorial from Say It with Cake. Make a red velvet cake, frost it and pour red ganache (red chocoate melts, heavy cream etc…) over the top. For more Halloween food like the spiderweb cake, bloody bandaids, or the Brie Coffin Cheese Cemetery go here.
DIY Spiderweb Cake Recipe and Tutorial from The Cake Blog. This is so easy - the toughest thing will be to not burn your fingers. Melted marshmallows are wrapped around your cake in a messy web. For more Halloween food like the Blood Fountain, Skin Cake or Brie Coffin Cheese Cemetery go here.