September and October are the most birthday-filled months in the year, according to the US Census.  If you want a homemade birthday cake that will really mark the occasion for your loved ones, these phenomenal, inspired recipes are the way to go.  Each one of these show-stopping, beautiful cakes is a force of creative ingenuity and deliciousness that's sure to wow every lucky birthday guy or gal!  

Red Velvet Cheesecake Cake (from 17 and Baking)Red Velvet Cheesecake Cake

Cherry Meringue Cake (from Spoons 'n' Spades)Cherry Meringue Cake

Strawberry Chocolate Devil's Food Cake (from Junglefrog Cooking)Strawberry Chocolate Devil's Food Cake

Neapolitan Cake (from lululu at home)Neapolitan Cake

Hummingbird Cake (from kumquat)Hummingbird Cake

Candy Ice Cream Cake (from A Zesty Bite)Candy Ice Cream cake

Moist Vanilla Cake (from Kitchen Simplicity)Moist Vanilla Cake

Zebra Cake (from Crustabakes)Zebra Cake

Vertical Striped Carrot Cake (from Orange Thyme)Vertical Striped Carrot Cake

Darkest Chocolate Crêpe Cake (from Galley Gourmet)Darkest Chocolate Crêpe Cake

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