Even better than cake, awesome, strong, history-changing women (real and fiction) on cakes. Some are jaw-dropping, others are admittedly creepy, but putting people on cakes takes tremendous talent. I won’t pull out my grad school feminist theory on the politics of consumption, because, buzzkill. Instead I’m focusing on said tremendous talent of these cookie decorators. Need more fun food ideas? Check out my Food Crafts boards on Pinterest.
This Marilyn Monroe cake.
Cupcakes, but still. Queen Elizabeth cupcakes.
This Beyonce cake.
This Ellen cake.