Your Guide To Making A Barbie Doll Cake

Jasmeet Kaur Wilku

By Jasmeet Kaur Wilku

  • 8 Min Read
  • 22nd December, 2022
Your Guide To Making A Barbie Doll Cake

The Barbie doll cake is one of the most popular cake designs. It is perfect for any occasion, whether it is a birthday, baby shower or just a special treat. The cake can be made in any flavour and decorated with any design. Here are some tips and techniques to help you create a Barbie doll cake. Use a variety of different icing colours, different techniques and different decorations to create the perfect Barbie doll cake.

Making a Barbie doll cake is easier than you might think. With this step by step recipe, you'll be able to make one in no time.

Easy Way To Make Your Perfect Barbie Doll Cake


For Cake:

• All-Purpose Flour / Maida - 5 cups / 600 grams

• Granulated regular sugar - 3 ½ cups / 700 grams

• Oil or melted butter - 1 ½ cup / 360 ml

• Milk - 2 ¼ cup / 540 ml

• Eggs - 5

• Baking soda - 5 ½ tsp

• Salt - 1 tsp

• Strawberry essence - 2 tsp

For Decorations:

• Vanilla buttercream frosting

• Pink food colouring as needed

• Sprinkles and other decoration materials

For sugar water:

• Sugar - ½ cup

• Water - 1 cup

• Strawberry essence - ½ tsp


  1. First step: Preheat the oven to 160 degrees.
  2. Take two 18 cm baking pans and a baking bowl, oil them well and dust them well with flour. Brush on all sides and tap off excess flour. Put this aside.
  3. Sift the flour, baking powder and salt into a sieve and sift well. put aside.
  4. Put all the ingredients for the cake, including the flour, in a bowl and mix well.
  5. Spread these over the dough. Fill the round cake pan only half full. Now put in the oven and bake for 35 minutes for the round cake. Bake the cake in a bowl for one hour or until the cake is baked. Remove the cake from the oven and let cool completely. You can even freeze the cake for 30 minutes.
  6. Now remove the cake and score the fate on top to make it even. Take the cake baked in the bowl and cut it in half.
  7. Now use a knife to cut a small circle in the centre of the entire cake to make room for the barbie to sit in.
  8. Now make sugar water by mixing everything. Take a plate and put a round cake on it. Place strips of parchment around the cake. Brush the cake generously with sugar water. Now spread buttercream on top and place another cake on top, brush with sugar water, and spread buttercream on top. Now take half of the bowl cake and brush with sugar water, place on the frosting and spread some buttercream on top, put the last half on top and brush with sugar water.
  9. Finally spread the whole cake with buttercream. Refrigerate the cake for a few hours.
  10. Now sprinkle the cake with buttercream, insert and decorate the Barbie.

How To Assemble The Cake

  1. Make a batch of the buttercream
  2. Place the baked cake in the middle of a plate and surround it with parchment paper. Once done, spread the sugar water all over it and let it soak.
  3. Now spread the buttercream all over the cake. Take another cake and repeat the process.
  4. Now take another cake and cut the cake in half. The upper part of the cake i.e, not the flat side, keep that part aside and nicely apply sugar water to the other part.
  5. Combine all the cakes on top of each other and check if the buttercream is evenly applied to all of them.
  6. Take the other half of the cake and apply sugar water and keep it on top of the cake.
  7. Once done, make a hole in the middle of the cake with the help of a knife or other object.
  8. Cover the cake with buttercream and let it chill for 2 hours in the refrigerator.
  9. Take out the cake after 2 hours and then take a Barbie and nicely wrap it with plastic and put it inside the hole.
  10. Now take a piping bag, fill it with the buttercream and use a small size star nozzle
  11. Start from the top of the cake to make small roses. You can also make any other design you like with different colour buttercream.
  12. Keep going till you complete the design. Once done, add sprinklers and other edible ornaments to your preference.

Designing a Barbie Doll Cake

There are many different ways to design a Barbie Doll Cake. Some are easy and some are more difficult. The most important thing is to have fun and be creative!

Cake Designing

• One easy way to design a Barbie Doll Cake is to use two round cake pans. bake the cakes and then cut them in half. Next, stack the halves on top of each other and frost them. You can then decorate the cake with Barbie Doll accessories, such as jewellery and shoes.

• Another easy way to design a Barbie Doll Cake is to use a bundt cake pan. Bake the cake and then frost it. You can then decorate the cake with Barbie Doll accessories, such as jewellery and shoes.

• If you want to design a more difficult Barbie Doll Cake, you can use a three-dimensional cake pan. Bake the cake and then frost it. You can then decorate the cake with Barbie Doll accessories, such as jewellery and shoes.

The most important thing to remember when designing a Barbie Doll Cake is to have fun! Be creative and enjoy the process. By following these simple tips, you can easily design a fabulous Barbie Doll Cake!

Few Things To Keep In Mind

When you are thinking about making a Barbie doll cake design, there are a few things that you will need to keep in mind.

• The most important thing is the cake itself. You need to make sure that the cake is big enough to accommodate the Barbie doll.

• The next thing you need to keep in is the design of the cake. There are a few different designs that you can choose from. You can either have a single-layer cake or a multi-layer cake. The single-layer cake is the most popular choice because it is less expensive and it is easier to make. The multi-layer cake is a little more expensive, but it is worth it because it looks more impressive.

• The next thing you need to keep in mind is the decorations. You can either have the Barbie doll on top of the cake or you can have the Barbie doll inside the cake. If you have the Barbie doll on top of the cake, you will need to make sure that the cake is big enough to support the weight of the Barbie doll. You can also use a cake topper to make the cake look more impressive.


If you're looking for a fun and unique cake design, why not try making a Barbie doll cake at home? With a little bit of planning and some basic baking skills, you can create a beautiful and delicious cake that will impress your friends and family. Barbie doll cakes are perfect for birthday parties, baby showers, or any other special occasion. So what are you waiting for? Get started today!


Frequently Asked Questions

How do you put a Barbie on a cake?

Wrap Barbie in plastic wrap from the waist down. Use a round cookie cutter or a knife to cut holes in the centre of each cake layer. The hole must be big enough for the Barbie to fit in. Put the icing in the middle of the cake board and place the first cake layer on top.

The cost of a Barbie doll cake starts from 1000rs and goes to 2000rs depending on its design and colour. The prices may vary from location to location.


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