Need a gorgeous butterfly birthday cake?

butterfly birthday cake

This Butterfly Birthday Cake is bursting with springtime colors. A delicate and beautiful theme like this is perfect for 1st birthday cakes. And just wait till the kids discover you can eat the chocolate butterflies…pure bliss!

The butterflies look impressive but they’re super easy to make. Once you learn this easy chocolate painting technique you’ll use it over and over on all your cakes to add amazing (and amazingly easy) decorations that everyone will be talking about.

If you like this design, you’ll also like these beautiful butterfly inspired designs - Colors Of Spring Butterfly Cake, Pastel Butterfly Birthday Cake.

To complete your party theme, check out these fantastic co-ordinating party supplies


1st birthday cakes - butterfly birthday cake

Cook's Note: Don't be tempted to substitute regular chocolate for the candy melts - it doesn't hold up well at all. Candy melts, piping bags, candywriters and squeeze bottles are available from good cake decorating or candy making suppliers.


1st birthday cakes - butterfly birthday cake

the Chocolate Butterflies

1st birthday cakes - butterfly birthday cake


1st birthday cakes - butterfly birthday cake

You're done! Now go get a well deserved cup of coffee and sit back for a few minutes to admire your handiwork. Remember to take a picture while your masterpiece still looks perfect.

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co-ordinating party supplies

Got a great Butterfly Birthday Cake idea? Check. Now all you need for the perfect celebration is great co-ordinating party supplies.

You can find everything you need right here. Check it out:

Rainforest Coloring Book

Butterfly Cone Hats

Butterfly Mylar Balloon

Butterfly Cake Pan

Butterfly Cookie Cutter

Butterfly Headband

Prismatic Butterfly Mylar Balloon

Butterfly Thank You Notes

Butterfly Tattoo Book

Butterfly Napkins

Butterfly Party Blowers

Butterfly Beverage Napkins

Garden Party Hat

Garden Party Candle

Garden Party Deluxe Favor Set

Garden Party Favor Set

Garden Party Lunch Box

Garden Party Napkins

Garden Party Face Paint

Learn About Insects Sticker Book

Garden Party Game

Butterfly Favor Bag

Garden Party Stadium Cup

Butterfly Banner

Garden Party Sticker

Butterfly Candle

Garden Party Streamer

Butterfly Centerpiece

Butterfly Dinner Plates

Butterfly Party Birthday Box

Butterfly Stickers

Garden Party Tattoos

Butterfly Table Cover

Garden Favor Set

Butterfly Favor Set

Butterfly Notepad

Butterfly Cups

Garden Party Ultimate Favor Set

Fairy Party Favor Bag

Fairy Party Banner

Fairy Party Party Blowers

Fairy Party Beverage Napkins

Fairy Party Centerpiece

Fairy Party Cups

Fairy Party Dinner Plates

Fairy Party Deluxe Favor Set

Fairy Party Favor Set

Fairy Party Cone Hats

Fairy Party Invitations

Fairy Party Mylar Balloon

Fairy Party Napkins

Fairy Party Personalized Banner

Fairy Party Personalized Button

Fairy Party Personalized Invitation

Fairy Party Cake Plate

Fairy Party Personalized Magnet

Fairy Party Personalized Stickers

Fairy Party Personalized Thank You Note

Fairy Party Stickers

Fairy Party Table Cover

Butterfly Net

Fairy Party Thank You Notes

Garden Party Mylar Balloon

Garden Party Beverage Napkins

Garden Party Dinner Plates

Garden Party Cake Plate

Garden Party Personalized Banner

Garden Party Personalized Button

Garden Party Personalized Invitation

Garden Party Personalized Magnet

Garden Party Personalized Stickers

Butterfly Party Deluxe Box

Garden Party Personalized Thank You Note

Butterfly Invitations

Butterfly Cake Plate

Butterfly Bubbles

Butterfly Wings

Butterflies Coloring Book

Garden Party Cups

Garden Party Invitations

Butterfly Deluxe Favor Set

Garden Party Personalized Placemat

Butterfly Personalized Mini Zipper Pull

Butterfly Pinata

Garden Party Banner

Garden Party Centerpiece

Bug Wall Decorations

Butterfly Ultimate Favor Set

Butterfly Sipper Cup

Butterfly Personalized Bag Tag

Butterfly Personalized Banner

Butterfly Personalized Button

Butterfly Personalized Invitation

Butterfly Personalized Luggage Tag

Butterfly Personalized Magnet

Butterfly Personalized Stickers

Butterfly Personalized Thank You Note

Sparkle Butterfly Personalized Bag Tag

Sparkle Butterfly Personalized Banner

Sparkle Butterfly Personalized Button

Sparkle Butterfly Personalized Invitation

Sparkle Butterfly Personalized Magnet

Sparkle Butterfly Personalized Stickers

Sparkle Butterfly Personalized Thank You Note

Butterfly Party Ultimate Box

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