Candy decorations are a great way to create unique patterns and effects on cakes. Dum Dums are perfect for birthday cake decorations, since they come in so many pretty colors. These Dum Dum birthday cake decorations are sure to get many "oohs and ahhs" from the kids--and you don't have to tell anyone how easy it was to make!
Our rainbow cake is just one twist on Dum Dums birthday cake decorations. With all the fun colors Dum Dums come in, there are endless possibilities!
For the Dum Dums, choose any fun colors you want. We decided on rainbow. If you'd like to do the same, here are the flavors for each color:
Red - Cherry, Watermelon, or Strawberry
Orange - Orange
Yellow - Butterscotch
Green - Sour Apple
Blue - Blu Raspberry, Blueberry, or Cotton Candy
Violet - Grape
Violet Red - Fruit Punch
(We didn't include pink, but if you'd like to, use Bubble Gum Dum Dums!)