It’s pretty clear why cake was invented – to give us something delicious so we could forget our troubles three times a day. (And yes, it’s totally normal to eat cake three times a day. Don’t judge.) But it’s a new age and delicious just doesn’t cut it for some people. And let’s be honest. We eat first with our eyes and then with our mouths and for some crazy reason, beautiful food is just more delicious.
But the bakers and decorators of the cakes in these pictures went a little too far. It would be a crime to grab a spoon, take a bite and ruin their artwork. They don’t belong on a plate. They belong in a museum.
The original Van Gogh wasn’t this beautiful.
We’re wondering if those toxic-looking marshmallows are still edible. Advertisement
A Pi Pie.
Lady and the Tramp.
An Inside-Out themed cake.
We say it’s wood until proven otherwise.
A fluffy-looking Gremlins cake. Advertisement
This terrarium with “succulents” and chocolate “dirt”. AdvertisementThis gorgeous tower – for whoever orders fruit for dessert but really wants cake. You know who you are.Advertisement
Yep. It’s a cake. We swear. Advertisement
A carrot-shaped carrot cake.AdvertisementThis adorable “dropped your cone” cake. Advertisement
This gravity-free cake. Advertisement
We have a confused appetite right now. Advertisement
For the serious LOTR fans. Advertisement
Or the huge Harry Potter fans. Advertisement
We need to know how long this one took.
A perfect cake for your favorite policeman.
Or your favorite carnivore.
AdvertisementOkay. This is amazing. Advertisement
This geode cake is truly beautiful.
A spectacular Chewbacca Mask