Put the cream cheese into a mixing bowl then add the powdered sugar and vanilla extract and beat together well.
Transfer most of the cheesecake mixture into a piping bag fitted with a large round piping nozzle.
Transfer the remaining cheesecake mixture into a second piping bag fitted with a small round piping nozzle.
Cut the end of each strawberry off, then scoop out a little bit of the inside with a sharp knife.
Pipe the filling inside the strawberry until it's sticking out by a few centimeters.
Put the cut-off piece of strawberry on top for a hat.
Using the piping bag fitted with the smaller amount, pipe a tiny bobble on top of the strawberry hat and three buttons down the front of the strawberry.
Poke small black sprinkles into the cheesecake filling for the eyes.