Diaper cakes are without a doubt one of the cutest, most creative, and ultimately useful gifts for a baby shower. I mean, it’s literally a tiered stack of diapers, receiving blankets, and whatever else you want to add to it—from bibs to balms and beyond.
There are lots of cute ways to make diaper cakes, and I’ve rounded up some of the coolest diaper cakes out there. Whether the mama-to-be is a fan of children’s literature, Japanese food, or just loves sparkle, there’s something for everyone with these totally epic diaper cake ideas and tutorials. Check them out in the slideshow.
Alex Richards is a Brooklyn-based young adult writer with a background in photography and television production. She loves making no-budget horror flicks with her friends, cooking, crafting, exploring, and being silly with her two kids, awesome husband, and lazy cats. In addition to her young adult novel, Back Talk, Alex writes for New York Family Magazine, and works with ASAP, a South African organization supporting rural communities of women caring for vulnerable children.