11 Dreamy Cakes From A Self-Taught Baker That Look Like Works Of Art!

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Whatever you’re doing, stop it right now and look at these stunning cakes! Lily McLeod’s cakes are not only delicious but also look like works of art. Here are 11 of those beautiful cakes!

1. Rainbow unicorn cake!

Rainbow unicorn cake!
Rainbow unicorn cake!
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It's covered in vibrant buttercream and topped with chocolate, raspberry, and pistachio macaroons, bonbons, gold leaf, and a fondant horn.

2. And this spectacular sponge, piled high with doughnuts, chocolate orange slices, and Oreos.

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The cake inside is chocolate orange flavored too, plus it's smothered in orange buttercream and topped with candied orange slices.

3. These amazing cakes are the work of 23-year-old Lily McLeod, a self-taught baker from Glasgow.

These amazing cakes are the work of 23-year-old Lily McLeod, a self-taught baker from Glasgow.
These amazing cakes are the work of 23-year-old Lily McLeod, a self-taught baker from Glasgow.
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After graduating from university with a degree in Fine Art, Lily was diagnosed with tendonitis and chronic pain, which affected her career options. She says, "Baking cakes has been a life saver for me, I struggled to find something I was able to do after my diagnosis. Making cakes was a great way to keep myself busy and happy."

4. This cute cake celebrates Canadian café chain Tim Horton's, which will be opening in Glasgow soon.

This cute cake celebrates Canadian café chain Tim Horton's, which will be opening in Glasgow soon.
This cute cake celebrates Canadian café chain Tim Horton's, which will be opening in Glasgow soon.
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It's covered in salted caramel and topped with a white chocolate ganache, homemade "timbit" doughnuts, Tunnock's teacakes, and maple syrup.

5. And this beautiful "Purple Rain" cake is Lily's tribute to the late singer and recording artist Prince.

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It's drizzled with purple vanilla bean buttercream and raspberry coulis and topped with strawberry biscuits, raspberry macarons, gold leaf, and coconut.

6. She makes music-inspired celebration cakes too, like this colourful, Beatles-inspired sponge.

She makes music-inspired celebration cakes too, like this colourful, Beatles-inspired sponge.
She makes music-inspired celebration cakes too, like this colourful, Beatles-inspired sponge.
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All together now: "We all live in a yellow submarine..."

7. And here's a a hajj cake!

And here's a a hajj cake!
And here's a a hajj cake!
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Topped with halal candy, doughnuts, bonbons, and pistachio macaroons.

8. Lily also sells "freakshakes."

Lily also sells "freakshakes."
Lily also sells "freakshakes."
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This is an ice-cream milkshake topped with a doughnut, white chocolate, strawberry syrup, an ice-cream cookie sandwich, whipped cream, toasted marshmallow, honeycomb, candy floss, and (of course) sprinkles.

9. So next time you're in Glasgow, you should definitely check out her fancy AF creations.

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10. You can visit her Instagram account for more!

11. Every single one of these cakes is a piece of art!

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