If you've ever ordered a custom-made cake, I bet you know how important it is to give very clear instructions. Because, well, it is very easy to turn a beautiful cake into an epic fail. Especially when you follow instructions too literally and don't have an auto correct for cakes.


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This list of epic cake fails compiled by Bored Panda will definitely make you laugh! Take a look, add your own cake fails if you've experienced any, and vote for your favorites! If you liked this article, also be sure to check out the one about people who follow instructions too literally.

(h/t: justsomething)

#1 Just Following Instructions

Just Following Instructions

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Amanda Panda 3 months ago

LOL YESSSS!

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#2 A Friend Of Mine Ordered A Picture Cake And Gave The Woman A Thumb Drive With The Picture She Wanted To Use

A Friend Of Mine Ordered A Picture Cake And Gave The Woman A Thumb Drive With The Picture She Wanted To Use

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Skye Miller-Calhoun 3 months ago

Bwahahaha

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#3 I Was Asked What I Want Written On My Cake. I Said "Nothing"

I Was Asked What I Want Written On My Cake. I Said "Nothing"

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bubamara 3 months ago

awesome hahahahahaha

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#4 My Mom Ordered A Graduation Cake With A Cap Drawn On. I Guess They Misheard

My Mom Ordered A Graduation Cake With A Cap Drawn On. I Guess They Misheard

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Skye Miller-Calhoun 3 months ago

i can't stop laughing

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#5 My Friend In China Ordered A Cake For His Son. He Texted The Bakery The Message To Appear On The Cake - "Happy 9th Birthday." This Is What He Received

My Friend In China Ordered A Cake For His Son. He Texted The Bakery The Message To Appear On The Cake - "Happy 9th Birthday." This Is What He Received

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Serge M. 3 months ago

oh, it made my day:)

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#6 You Had One Job, Baker

You Had One Job, Baker

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Gothilocks 3 months ago

B- but they didn't even do it in purple! That's blue!

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#7 I Think They Took It Too Literally

I Think They Took It Too Literally

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.gas. 3 months ago

Passive-aggressive. I can see a rude customer and a cake decorator who had enough.

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#8 Instruction Unclear, Followed Them Anyway

Instruction Unclear, Followed Them Anyway

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Cookie 3 months ago

And they paid for it.

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#9 Just Write Happy Birthday

Just Write Happy Birthday

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Food_is_bæ 3 months ago

That writing is so satisfying XD

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#10 Happy Birthday In Spanish

Happy Birthday In Spanish

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Celeste French 3 months ago

What is that font?!

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#11 I Want Sprinkles

I Want Sprinkles

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#12 Coach Tom´s Big Purple Balls!

Coach Tom´s Big Purple Balls!

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Robert Bailey 3 months ago

Coach Tom is sharing too much information about himself

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#13 Halloween Cake

Halloween Cake

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Vicky Skelton 3 months ago

Is that supposed to be poop behind the goats?

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#14 Congratulations As Small As Possible

Congratulations As Small As Possible

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Pemberton 3 months ago

I can't help wondering why they asked such a thing in the first place

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#15 To Be Picked Up At Eleven

To Be Picked Up At Eleven

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Birita Djurhuus 3 months ago

Nobody noticing this is a pitcure of a cake with a pitcure of a cake with a pitcure of a cake?

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#16 Nancy In Caps. I Mean In Caps

Nancy In Caps. I Mean In Caps

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Laura Hughes 3 months ago

What makes it worse is that they even wrote 'Nancy in caps' in lowercase...!

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