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Superhero Cake Smash

Posted on 19 May, 2020 by Sarah Hart

This gorgeous superhero cake smash theme was so much fun…..particularly as little Xander was such a good sport about wearing the outfits. He didn’t mind the Kent Clark glasses and he only moaned a little about wearing the superhero cuffs!

All Sarah Hart Photography cake smashes usually begin with a simple portrait session of the birthday boy or girl in a nice outfit. However, mummy chose instead to have Xander dress up as Clark Kent for his portrait part, and then Superman for his cake smash.

superhero cake smash little boy dressed as Clark Kent
Little boy photographed as Clark Kent Superman, Kent studio
Little boy clapping as Superman at his cake smash, Paddock Wood, kent
serious face, Clark Kent glasses, Superhero cake smash

Mummy had already planned for Xander’s first birthday party to be a superhero theme, so it made sense to bring along some of the bits she’s bought to his superhero cake smash! She brought the Clark Kent outfit – which comprised of a white shirt, Superman vest to go underneath the shirt and black rim glasses. Plus she also brought along a few comic style cardboard cutouts to stick around the cake and bath.

I ordered a fabulous Lemon Drop Shop superhero skyscraper backdrop and used it with a dark grey paper floor backdrop. I also had a little superhero cake smash outfit made from an Etsy seller. She made the cape and cuffs suitable for a 1 year old! Xander’s mummy brought along her own cake and we were all set to go.

Superman cake smash Tonbridge photographer
Superman flying through his cake smash, Tunbridge Wells photographer
A little Photoshop trickery was need for this shot!
Maidstone Cake Smash photographer, with superhero cake
Edenbridge cake smash photographer captures boy in superhero smashing cake
boy eating his superhero cake, Tonbridge, Kent
Little boy wanting his superheo cuffs off at his cake smash
Boy licking his finger at cake smash Tonbridge
Tunbridge Wells photographer, boy eating his cake at his 1st birthday
superhero cake smash boy tips his cake over, Edenbridge photographer
Boy in his superhero bath tub at a cake smash session kent

Booking a cake smash session

Do you have your own soon-to-be-one-year-old? If you fancy a superhero cake smash or another themed photo shoot, drop me a line. I’ve got plenty of little cake smash outfits in lots of different colours to help you as a starting point and I’m always happy to chat through any ideas you’ve got. Head over to this page Boy Cake Smash Outfits to see what’s available. Or if you’d prefer, tell me a theme / colour scheme and I can suggest a set up for you. For more information and cake smash inspiration click HERE.

Looking forward to booking you in!

Sarah x

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