Barbie Cake Recipe

Barbie Cake Recipe

All girls love Barbie. Every girl who is a die-hard fan of Barbie always demands for a Barbie cake for her birthday. Barbie-themed birthday parties are trending recently. The bakery shops demand high prices for such cakes. The Barbie cake recipe looks difficult to make. But making this cake only requires some baking skills and it is as simple as a sponge cake. It can be easily prepared at home using very fewer ingredients. Kids can explore their decorating skills to decorate the dress. Barbie cake recipe requires only a few ingredients that are easily available in stores. The cake can be made of any color keeping the dress of the Barbie in mind.

Barbie Cake Recipe
Barbie Cake Recipe

Beautiful Barbie Cake Recipe


  • 1 box cake mix
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1/3 cup oil
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 cans frosting
  • 1 tbsp candy sprinkles

Methods to prepare

The recipe requires a Barbie doll. Start by preheating the oven at 350F. Grease a glass bowl. Its shape must be like a dome. Now, prepare the cake mix by mixing water, oil, and eggs in the cake mix. Beat it until the batter become smooth. Bake it in the oven for 60 min. Go through the instructions written in the box. Bake it until the cake turns golden. Insert a fork to check if the cake is properly cooked or not. If the fork comes out clean this means that the cake is done else, bake it for a few more minutes.

Assembling All Together

Once the baking process is complete, remove it from the oven. Let it cool for 3 hrs. After 3 hours, insert the doll inside the cake. The cake will look like the skirt of Barbie. Now decorate the skirt with frosting and candy sprinkles. The Barbie cake is ready for the birthday party.

The above recipe is prepared using ready to bake ingredients. You can make the cake and frosting by using the authentic method of baking the cake and preparing the frost. You can decorate the skirt by using all types of cake decorating elements like fondant, icing, gum paste, modeling chocolate, etc.

Difficulties In Making A Barbie Cake

  1. You will notice, the dress of Barbie is a dome-shaped skirt. You can easily shape it with a dome-shaped bowl but without it, things get messier. Round shape cake can help but giving them the exact skirt shape is a bit difficult part.
  2. Preparing the frost at home is a tedious job. It needs to have that right texture so that the skirt looks almost real.
  3. If you need to transport the cake to the party area, it becomes difficult to pack and carry.
Barbie Cake Recipe
Barbie Cake Recipe


If you keep the difficulties to be faced in mind, you can easily make this cake. You don’t need much expertise in making it. It can be the center of attraction for any birthday party. 

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