12 Hilarious Cake Fails You Have To See

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12 Hilarious Cake Fails You Have To See

Who doesn't love cake? Especially when it's for a celebration like a birthday or graduation ceremony. Making your own cake doesn't have to be difficult but for a special occasion, it's time to call the professionals. Intricate designs and pretty messages require the hands of a seasoned pro. But as these hilarious cake fails show, sometimes even they can get it wrong!

From funny mispelled words to bakers following instructions a little too literally, we've rounded up some of the funniest cake fails on the internet. It just goes to show how important it is to give very clear instructions – and to spell check! Get ready for a giggle with these hilarious baking mishaps...

1. Oh dear, there's just so much wrong with this. 

2. Jenna is 40th?


Jenna is 40th. Epic #cakefail

A photo posted by Jenna Koff (@yesicancanjams) on

3. An unsuccessful cake


It's impotant to learn how to spell before you write on a cake. #cakefail #endofyearcelecration

A photo posted by @moonallergy on

4. Happy 21th birthday!

5. Don't forget to taste the cake before you decorate!

6. 'What do you want written on the cake?' 


I have a feeling this baker is going through an existentialist crisis. Don't we all at some point??

A photo posted by Cakes and a Crumb (@cakesandacrumb) on

7. Happy Mothday!

8. Hope you have a harry birthday!


#Harrygirthday #cakefail #youhadonejob #jewel #atleastitwasdelicious

A photo posted by @vorlick927 on

9. Here's an idea...

10. Looks like someone ran out of space...


Went to #jjbakery and this is what I got. #cakefail #hewasanidiot #ranoutofroom

A photo posted by Portia Gonzalez (@salsera_pinky) on

11. Well, at least these two cakes look the same


More cake fails! These never get old! ������ #cakefail

A photo posted by Shelley Marie (@shelley1277) on

12. Well, the writing is in purple...


These pics are all over the net, but ALWAYS funny! ������ #cakefail

A photo posted by Shelley Marie (@shelley1277) on

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