Belly Cakes Or Baby Butts Cakes

Decorating By grandmaruth Updated 14 Apr 2009 , 12:36pm by cylstrial

grandmaruth Posted 12 Apr 2009 , 12:17pm
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I am relatively new to this and enjoy and rely on this site so much, i dont want to offend anyone but am i the only one that just cant get the excitement over making a cake like a pregnant belly, belly button and all or the babys butt....do people actually get excited about cutting into one?? please explain the fascination to me....love you all icon_confused.gificon_smile.gif grandmaruth

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tootie0809 Posted 12 Apr 2009 , 2:06pm
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Uh, no, you're not the only one. I find both kinds you mentioned repulsive, but that's just me. We all have our own tastes and styles and that's what makes the world go round, right! icon_smile.gif But no, I'm with you, I have no idea whatsoever why anyone finds those kinds of cakes cute in the least bit.

Susie-Woo Posted 12 Apr 2009 , 2:23pm
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I've never seen a 'pregnant belly cake'.... are they very popluar? - not something I've ever seen in UK. Maybe you could post a photo of one?

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grandmaruth Posted 12 Apr 2009 , 2:29pm
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Mouldy , just click on the "last uploaded "file and you will see many of them every day....some even with the imprint of babies feet trying to kick out!!!

topaz176 Posted 12 Apr 2009 , 2:42pm
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I just made a belly cake yesterday and I think it is one that I would like to do again. You can see it in my pictures.

It is not something you see often here in the caribbean.

Susie-Woo Posted 12 Apr 2009 , 2:43pm
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Eek!! Some are very well made but...mmm not sure I'd want to cut into one!

Doesn't seem right!

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Susie-Woo Posted 12 Apr 2009 , 2:47pm
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topaz176 your cakes look beautiful
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moxey2000 Posted 12 Apr 2009 , 3:07pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by topaz176

I just made a belly cake yesterday and I think it is one that I would like to do again. You can see it in my pictures.

It is not something you see often here in the caribbean.




I am in the Bahamas and I've never had a request for anything resembling a body part, except from Americans icon_lol.gif .

Topaz176 I looked at your site and your cakes are beautiful. It sure is getting hot already!

ThreeDGirlie Posted 12 Apr 2009 , 3:14pm
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I think the well done ones can be cute to look at... But I would NEVER be able to cut one or eat it. It's just a little too macabre for me.

Deb_ Posted 13 Apr 2009 , 2:16am
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I had never heard of them before I joined CC.

I definitely don't get it either icon_rolleyes.gif

miss-tiff Posted 13 Apr 2009 , 2:20am
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I just have a hard time with the actual baby ones. I've seen some very realistic "babies" on this site, and they've been done very well -- but to take a knife to it?

erinalicia Posted 13 Apr 2009 , 2:35am
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i look at it like this... it's cake... it's not THAT realistic. I mean, you have people hacking into Poohs, and Elmos, and armadillos and dogs... I've seen a few cakes that do look VERY realistic, and though it would be a little harder to cut into if I had a weak stomach, cake is cake.

indydebi Posted 13 Apr 2009 , 2:38am
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I admire the skill it takes to make these. They are just not my personal taste and I'd never order one for an occasion.

OfficerMorgan Posted 13 Apr 2009 , 3:36am
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If you want to end up on Cake Wrecks, go ahead. icon_lol.gif

xstitcher Posted 13 Apr 2009 , 6:51am
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Originally Posted by dkelly

I had never heard of them before I joined CC.

I definitely don't get it either icon_rolleyes.gif




Me neither.

I think they look neat but wouldn't want to cut into them, reminds me to much of my 4 c-sections! icon_lol.gif

lostincake Posted 13 Apr 2009 , 7:16am
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A belly cake wouldn't gross me out...

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Originally Posted by grandmaruth

...some even with the imprint of babies feet trying to kick out!!!




...but that would LOL.

loriana Posted 13 Apr 2009 , 6:11pm
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txsteph Posted 13 Apr 2009 , 6:27pm
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I think they are adorable, but like others, I do not think I would be able to cut into one or eat it.

cylstrial Posted 14 Apr 2009 , 12:36pm
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LOL. I guess I have to disagree with you all. It's just a cake. Who cares that it's a belly cake?

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