ここにスターベイカーはありません! ソーシャルメディアユーザーは、最大のベーキング失敗の陽気なスナップを共有します – from a vampire hedgehog to a sinister-looking face
Many of us know the struggle of trying to follow a recipe to the letter – but these photos prove just how badly wrong baking can go.
Social media users from around the world took to Reddit to share the biggest baking fails they’ve ever come across – from a demonic-looking hedgehog to a father’s day cake with smudged icing.
Some people are unhappy customers who had ordered custom cakes and were delivered something very different.
Others are home cooks who tried their best to recreate their favourite character at home but fell miserably short.
ここに, FEMAIL rounds up some of the best examples that are sure to make you feel better about your own baking skills…
Truly terrifying! A Reddit user made this creation, dubbed ‘Bobby Bill’, with their younger sister… but admitted they were scared it might come alive and ‘eat them in their sleep’
Who would choo-choo-choose this? A home baker from the US tried to recreate a Thomas the Tank Engine cake – but was left with this questionable lump of blue goo
Not quite what I was expecting! This customer in the US was disappointed when their father’s day cake arrived with the blue icing smudged across the top
悪夢のようなもの: A woman had an idea of baking a cute hedgehog cake for her anniversary – but ended up with this vampire-toothed creation
別のユーザーが、大きな猫を抱きしめている飼い主の写真を共有しました! This unique cake still turned out quite cute despite looking a little rough-and-ready
More difficult than it looks! This buttercream and strawberry cake might have looked easy-to-follow on the page but this result proves that something can always go wrong
It still tasted good! The person who posted this dripping four-tiered creation revealed the flavour didn’t suffer
Fast and furious! One Reddit user explained their friend had tried to make a cake in the shape of Lightning McQueen from Disney Pixar’s Cars but had a ‘breakdown’ halfway through
A chocolate mudslide! This rich birthday cake definitely tasted better than it looked
Full marks for effort! This parent wanted to give their son his dream Pikachu cake
When the instructions are taken too literally: This couple were hoping for a romantic cake topped with a favourite picture but were given text they didn’t want, あまりにも
Who’s Paul? One American Reddit user came across this personalised cake on the shelf of her local grocery store – and was left confused about how it had ended up there
Not like the picture! This person ordered an X Box control (上) for the gamer in their life… but were delivered this substandard version instead (下)