A party without a cake is almost unheard of but these unfortunate few event organisers probably wish they hadn't bothered.

From spelling mistakes to very obvious breakdowns in communication between the bakeries and the clients, people have shared some of the very best cake fails. 

In the collection from Imgur, are some of the funniest sponge fails that will leave you double checking your next cake order.

This article was first published on Daily Mail and is republished here with permission.