Looking for a creative way to announce whether you are expecting a girl or a boy? Then consider a gender reveal cake. A gender reveal cake has colored sponge on the inside that will either be pink or blue. Not only do these cakes look super cute but they are also a delicious treat. We have found 21 of the best gender reveal cake ideas, there is an idea for everyone from adorable animals to glam regal cakes.
1. Stylish He or She Cake with Macarons
First up we have this elegant gender reveal cake idea. The cake has white icing with pastel pink and blue macarons. It is finished off with a he or she cake topper. A cake like this will look amazing at a gender reveal party. You can have a similar cake created or even a cake with multiple tiers. To reveal the gender you could have colored cake inside, try to match it to the pastel colors on the outside.
2. Scan Photo Cake and Cupcake Idea
If you are looking for a unique cake idea, then this next pick could be for you. Here we have a large cake with small matching cupcakes. All the cakes are baby themed but some have an extra special decoration. The special decor is a scan photo. You can have edible photos created with any image. A cake like this would wow at a gender reveal party.
3. Cute ‘What Will It Bee’ Cake
Next, we have a super cute bee theme cake. The two tiers have a honeycomb pattern with small bees on both tiers, there is also a message reading “what will it bee”. As the outside of the cake is yellow it keeps the gender totally secret until the reveal of the colored sponge inside.
4. Is It a Boy Or Girl Cake Idea
Cakes can look awesome when iced in different colors. This gender reveal cake features beautiful blue and pink icing. The colors are a mix of vibrant and pastel tones. We love this simple but great idea. You could have similar icing on any cake size and in colors of your choice.
5. Fun Staches or Lashes Cake
Our next idea is creative, unique and fun. One side of the cake is iced blue and the other pink. On the blue side it says staches with a mustache and on the pink side it says lashes with eyelashes. This is a great idea because it is different to the classic girl or boy cakes. If you are having a party you could make the guests guess staches or lashes too.
6. Unique Question Mark Cake Idea
A gender reveal is about the mystery. Will it be a baby boy or a baby girl? With that said, a great cake idea for a gender reveal is a question mark. As you can see in the image featured a question mark looks awesome when decorated with pink and blue. You can also buy question mark cake pans so you can even make a cake yourself.
7. Football and Ballerina Cake Idea
Next, we have a fun cake idea. The round cake has a football theme on one side and a ballerina theme on the other. It is just a creative way to show the classic boy or girl. You can take inspiration from this and choose two activities or sports of your choice.
8. Cute Open to See Cake
If you are looking for a very cute cake, then this idea could be for you. The cake features two elephants, one with a pink balloon and the other has a blue balloon. There is also a message on the cake that reads “he or she, open to see”. This tells anyone who sees the cake that the gender will be revealed with the sponge. You could use any animal for a cake like this.
9. Surprise on the Inside
You can add color to the sponge in cakes to reveal the baby’s gender. Here is an example of a pink sponge to reveal a girl. Not only have they colored the sponge but they have also added sweets as a surprise too. This is a great example of a gender reveal sponge, you can do the same idea in blue for a boy.
10. Pink and Blue Baby Shoe Cake Idea
Next, we have an adorable cake idea. The single tier round cake features white, pink and blue icing with cute baby shoes on the top. One shoe is pink and one shoe is blue. This is a creative way to decorate a gender reveal cake. You can recreate a similar cake to the one featured or just have the shoe design.
11. Team Pink and Team Blue Cake
If you are having a gender reveal party, then this next cake idea could be perfect. The blue, white and pink cake features cake toppers that read “little man or little miss” and “team blue, team pink”. You can have a similar cake at a party and get guests to guess and pick a team before the cake is cut. A cake like this would be a fun and tasty treat.
12. Adorable Owl Gender Reveal Cake
Our next cake is just adorable! This cake features two owls with a message that reads “guess whoo?”. We love this idea because its a cute and creative version of the classic gender reveals. You can take inspiration from this and have any owl design on any cake size.
13. Pretty Blue and Pink Iced Cake
So many amazing cake designs can be created with icing. This next cake features blue and pink buttercream rose icing. The roses look elegant and beautiful on the cake. You can have roses like these created in any color. If you love to bake you could even have a go at making a similar cake yourself.
14. Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Cake
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star is a popular lullaby for babies, so it is no surprise that it appears on cakes for baby showers and gender reveal parties. This cake has two little shoes on the top with a message underneath that reads “twinkle twinkle little star, how we wonder what you are”. This is a great cake design for a gender reveal.
15. Prince or Princess Cake
Next, we have a glam cake idea. This cake has two tiers with a cake topper that reads “prince or princess”. There are also small decorations on the top. We love this cake idea because it is different to the traditional girl or boy cakes. You can recreate something similar in any color scheme and cake size.
16. Blue and Pink It’s A… Cake
Looking for a simple but cute cake? Then this cake could be for you. The cake is round with blue, pink and white icing, it also features the words “it’s a….”. We love this idea because you can’t finish the sentence until the cake has been cut and the gender revealed. It is a fun and creative idea.
17. Girl or Boy Gender Reveal Cake Idea
The next gender reveal cake idea on our list looks too adorable to cut. This white cake features the words boy or girl iced in pink and blue, the cake is finished off with the cutest baby decoration. A design like this will wow everyone that sees it.
18. Creative What’s the Scoop Cake Idea
If you are looking for a fun and unique cake, then this idea could be for you. The cake features one pink ice cream and one blue ice cream. Underneath there is a message that reads “what’s the scoop”. This is such a creative idea because “the scoop” means news and everyone is waiting to hear the news on whether the baby will be a boy or girl. We love this idea.
19. Cute He or She Gender Reveal Cake
Our next cake idea is super cute. The single tier cake features blue and pink polka dots with adorable baby shoe decorations. You can take inspiration from this cake and recreate something similar or you could add more tiers or try a different shoe design. This is the great cake idea for any gender reveal party.
20. Blue or Pink Gender Reveal Cake Idea
Are you a football fan? Then this is the cake for you. The cake featured shows how you can create the football theme for both a boy and a girl. The only difference is one side is pink and the other blue. It also has a cute message that reads “blue or pink, what do you think?”. This is the perfect cake idea for anyone who loves football.
21. Two Tier Blue and Pink He or She Cake
Last on our list is this two tier he or she cake. The cake is iced white with pink and blue drips and decorations. We love this cake idea because it is elegant, vibrant and uses the blue and pink in a creative way. Also if you have colored sponge in a white cake like this, the color will really make a statement.
We hope you have found the perfect cake!