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36 Pop Culture Cakes

From to Fashionable Icing Confections to Cartoon Villain Desserts

— October 2, 2014 — Lifestyle
Whether adorned with superhero, cartoon or celebrity imagery, these pop culture cakes take any festive celebration from 0 to 100. Whether used to celebrate a kid's birthday or an unconventional wedding ceremony, these unique desserts are sure to satisfy one's sugar cravings. If you're a fan of elaborate cakes and eye-catching desserts, you're sure to appreciate this cluster of fun cake ideas with a pop culture theme.

Standouts from this list of pop culture cakes include a minion-themed dessert that is inspired by the animated characters from Despicable Me along with a cupcake confections that are designed to resemble Star Wars villain Darth Vader. Wherever one's interests may lie, these cake recipes are sure to impress dessert lovers.
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Hairy Galactic Cakes
Hairy Galactic Cakes
May the 4th Be With You and This Star Wars Cake Design from Tuff Cookie Cakes
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Grotesque Movie Monster Cakes
Grotesque Movie Monster Cakes
This Birthday Cake was Modeled After a Movie Monster From The Thing
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Villainous Sugar Sculptures
Villainous Sugar Sculptures
This Catwoman Bust is Made Entirely From Fondant
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Galactic Villain Cupcakes
Galactic Villain Cupcakes
These Darth Vader Cupcakes Were Designed to Celebrate Star Wars Weekend
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Whimiscal Werewolf Cakes
Whimiscal Werewolf Cakes
This Fondant Cake Celebrates the Teen Wolf Season Three Premiere
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Pixelated Gamer Cakes
Pixelated Gamer Cakes
This Delicious 8-Bit Wedding Cake is Perfect for Gamers
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Detailed Feline Pancakes
Detailed Feline Pancakes
This Tiger Pancake Shows the True Power of Pancake Art
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Animated Wedding Desserts
Animated Wedding Desserts
This Donkey Kong Wedding Cake from Meals For Reals is Animated
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Iconic Childhood Cartoon Cakes
Iconic Childhood Cartoon Cakes
This Charlie Brown Christmas Cake is a Real Treat
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Celebrity Worshipping Cakes
Celebrity Worshipping Cakes
The KimYe Wedding Cake is for the Ultimate Super Fan
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Bloody Medieval Cakes
Bloody Medieval Cakes
PurPlePete24 Created a Game of Thrones Cake that is Intricately Detailed
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Evil Queen Cakes
Evil Queen Cakes
This Maleificent Cake is Both Delicious and Terrifying
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Charming Consolatory Cupcakes
Charming Consolatory Cupcakes
These Treats Will Soothe the Benedict Cumberbatch Emmy Loss
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Designer Disney Desserts
Designer Disney Desserts
Le Dolci Cooks Up Some Delicious Disney Themed Cakes
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Fantasy Film Desserts
Fantasy Film Desserts
These Superfan-Made Hobbit Cupcakes Celebrate Birthdays and Movie Releases
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Life-Sized Celebrity Cakes
Life-Sized Celebrity Cakes
YouTube Tutorials Inspired This Girl to Make a Johnny Depp Cake
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Planet-Celebrating Pastries
Planet-Celebrating Pastries
The Earth Cake by Beth Klosterboer Captures the Beauty of the Globe
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Comical Unicorn Cakes
Comical Unicorn Cakes
This Unicorn Cake Design is Incredibly Realistic and Lifelike
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Cult Cartoon Cupcakes
Cult Cartoon Cupcakes
These Adventure Time Cupcakes are Shaped like Finn and Jake the Dog
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Disney Princess Cakes
Disney Princess Cakes
This Disney Princess and the Frog Features an Edible Tiana Figurine
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Bejeweled Candy Skulls
Bejeweled Candy Skulls
These Intricate Sugary Skulls are Surprisingly Edible
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Cinematic Dragon Cupcakes
Cinematic Dragon Cupcakes
These Fantasy Confectionaries Celebrate How to Train Your Dragon 2
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Amazing Dragon Cakes
Amazing Dragon Cakes
This How to Train Your Dragon Cake is Award-Winning
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Chic Designer Cupcakes
Chic Designer Cupcakes
Luscious Designer Desserts by Le Dolci Foodie Studio
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Horror Film Wedding Cakes
Horror Film Wedding Cakes
The Bride of Chucky Cake is a Gruesomely Bloody Treat
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Wintry Cartoon-Inspired Desserts
Wintry Cartoon-Inspired Desserts
The 'Frozen' Cake by Laura Miller Celebrates a Box Office Winner
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Euro Cup Cupcakes
Euro Cup Cupcakes
The Le Dolci Euro2012 Cupcakes are an Adorable Celebration
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Hyperrealisitc Serial Killer Cakes
Hyperrealisitc Serial Killer Cakes
This Dexter Morgan Cake Lets Fans Consume Their Favorite Killer
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Superhero Minion Confectioneries
Superhero Minion Confectioneries
These Delicious Despicable Me Treats Look Like the Yellow Minions
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Wizardly Gingerbread Castles
Wizardly Gingerbread Castles
Add Magic to Your Holiday Decor with the Hogwarts Gingerbread House
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Sugary Pop Culture Mashups
Sugary Pop Culture Mashups
The Hello Kitty x Avengers Cupcakes are Daring and Cutesy
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Rainbow Unicorn Cakes
Rainbow Unicorn Cakes
Redditor caramelflahn Creates a Playfully Colorful Birthday Dessert
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Psychedelic Technicolor Cupcakes
Psychedelic Technicolor Cupcakes
This Tie-Dye Cupcake Icing Looks Like a Rainbow
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Sweet Superhero Treats
Sweet Superhero Treats
These Avengers Cupcakes are the Tastiest Way to Geek Out
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Magic Pony Character Cupcakes
Magic Pony Character Cupcakes
'Zoey Cakes' Creates Cute My Litte Pony Cake Design Treats
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Cartoon Villain Cakes
Cartoon Villain Cakes
This Despicable Me Cake Depicts Adorable Minions at Their Tastiest
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