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Helicopter Diaper Cake


The Helicopter Diaper Cake is fun diaper cake to make for boys or girls. This one is a little bit more challenging to make because you make parts of the Helicopter structure out of Foamboard. It's a perfect gift unique gift to stand out at the next Baby Shower! Taking the time to make a one of a kind gift like this can really show the parents how much you care. Give it a try, you will be amazed at how good it looks and how fun it is to make!

Helicopter Diaper Cake Tutorial Video

Free PDF Plan

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Items needed to make the Helicopter Diaper Cake:

4 Flannel Receiving Blankets
3 Baby Bibs

30 Size 2 Diapers

2 Baby Spoons

1 or 2 Medium/Small Stuffed Animals
1 Roll of 1/2-Inch Ribbon

2 Wooden Dowels, 12-Inches Long

2 Rolls of Decorative Paper Tape

1 Sheet of 30x20 inch Foamboard (Get at Dollar Store for $1)

4 Sheet of Decorative Scrapbook Paper

1 Bag of Fuzzy Pipe Cleaners

1 Large Silk or Cloth Flower (For Top of Rotor)

1 Wash Cloth Mitt (Optional, Mounted to Nose)

Tape, Scissors, Rubber Bands, Paper Tape

Below are some helpful links to items on Amazon that show examples of what can be used to make the Helicopter Diaper Cake:

Receiving Blankets

Fleece Blanket

Wooden Dowels

Cloth Flowers


Scrapbook Paper

Paper Tape

Plush Monkey

Plush Fox

2-Inch Ribbon

1-Inch & 1/2-Inch Ribbon

Baby Spoons

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