9 Clever How To Make a Diaper Cake Instructions


How to make a diaper cake for a baby shower or as a clever homemade gift for a new baby.  Some of the crafty diaper cakes include a tiered cake, tricycle, motorcycle, fondant style cake, a village and a cradle.

The Tip Junkie Creative Community has 37 diaper crafts pictured tutorials with free patterns for baby showers or just for fun!  So be sure to search there if you’re looking for something specific. {wink}

How To Make a Diaper Cake

How to Make a Baby Shower Diaper Cake

1.  Baby Shower Diaper Cake {tutorial} ~ Make this darling book themed diaper cake for a shower gift or as a centerpiece.  The tutorial shows you how to build the structure, add the diapers and adorn the cake with ribbons and other baby items.

How to Make a Diaper Cake

2.  How to Make a Diaper Motorcycle {DIY Decorating} ~ We have all seen the beautiful diaper cakes…  Well, let me introduce you to the diaper motorcycle.  Diapers for the wheels and receiving blankets for the frame.  Add some other baby items to complete the bike.  This would make the best shower gift as well as centerpieces.

How to Make a Diaper Cake

3.  DIY Diaper Cake {tutorial} ~ A great tutorial on how to build your own diaper cake.  Perfect for a centerpiece at a baby shower, this gift doubles as party decor.  Embellish with baby toys and blankets.

Diaper Cake Tutorial

4.  Tricycle Diaper Cake Tutorial ~ Learn how to make this adorable tricycle using a package of size 1 diapers, 2 blue receiving blankets, a pair of blue baby socks, 2 blue bibs, a bottle and some ribbon.  Change the colors to pink or yellow and you have a girl or gender neutral tricycle.

Nappy Cake Instructions

Nappy Cake Instruction
5.  Diaper Babies {Baby Shower Gift Ideas} ~ Whip up a set of these adorable swaddled babies, all wrapped up in baby washcloths & sock hats as your next baby shower gift idea! Put these together with pacifiers, baby bibs, rattles and more and you will have a precious gift for a precious baby.
Fondant Diaper Cake
6.  Fondant Style Diaper Cake ~ Turn a regular diaper cake into a chic fondant style cake just by wrapping it with receiving blankets.  The mixture of patterns on each tier is fab-u-lous!

Instructions For Diaper Cake

Diaper Village
7.  How to Make a Diaper Village ~ “It take a diaper village to raise a child”!  I couldn’t have put that better myself.  Some of the many clever ideas to build this village include baby board books and rolled washcloths to make the stairs.  There’s even a wishing well with rolled money and a hanging pacifier for a basket.
Diaper Cradle
8.  DIY Diaper Cradle ~ Rock-a-bye baby on the tree top!  If you can stack and roll diapers then you can definitely make this sweet diaper cradle.
Mini Diaper Cakes
9.  Mini Diaper Cakes {Baby Shower Centerpieces} ~ These cute mini diaper cakes make great baby shower centerpieces.  And the best part, after the party they are sent home with the new mom to be as a useful party favor.

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  1. Rachelle Brancato Rachelle Brancato

    The links have been fixed. Thanks for letting us know 🙂

  2. Xiaoyanzi Xiaoyanzi

    The cute motorcycle leads to some page about creating your own tutorial

  3. Comment-Anonymous Joyce Burton

    love them all

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