Two-Layer Nappy Cake

Duration: any

Age: parent

Skill for Bub: Just for fun, Parties and Celebrations


Although you can’t eat this kind of cake, it will surely be one of the sweetest gifts you can give to a mum-to-be.

Filled with nappies, burp cloths, bibs, and more, this cake gives a new mum all of the ingredients she’ll need to take care of her newborn.

What You’ll Need

  • 43 Huggies Infant® nappies 
  • 3 Huggies Newborn® nappies
  • 3 burp cloths
  • Baby socks
  • Bibs
  • Bottle
  • Rattles
  • Comb and brush set
  • Teething rings
  • Nappy pins
  • Small stuffed animal
  • Tulle
  • Ribbon

Assemble the Bottom Layer

  • Arrange 30 of the Huggies Infant® nappies in a circle with one pressed firmly against the other.
  • Tie them tightly together with a pretty ribbon bow.
  • Insert the Huggies Newborn® nappies, burp cloths, and baby socks randomly between the diapers.
  • “Frost” the cake with the bibs, allowing them to cascade down the sides.

Assemble the Top Layer

  • Arrange 13 of the Huggies Infant® nappies in the same fashion as the bottom layer.
  • Tie them together with a pretty ribbon bow.
  • Place on top of the bottom layer.
  • Insert the bottle, rattles, comb, and brush set between the nappies.
  • Hook the teething rings onto the pins and fasten to the sides of the cake.
  • Place the stuffed animal on top on the cake.
  • Gather tulle around the cake and secure it with a ribbon bow.

Show off your creation at the baby shower by using it as a table centerpiece instead of flowers.