Creative & Tantalizing Wedding Cakes for Every Style – Part I




Looking for creative ideas for a wedding cake that complements your wedding theme and style?



Well, here are some of the most creative wedding cakes, cupcakes, and groom’s cake ideas from our favorite bakers and the best real weddings.




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A PINK OMBRE WEDDING CAKE
Inspired by the pleating on the bride’s Vera Wang gown, the ombré wedding cake resembled layer upon layer of ribbon in gradations of the wedding color. The wow accent: a sugar peony.
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MINI WEDDING CAKES WITH FLOWERS




Dessert presents an opportunity to serve an array of treats from childhood favorites to gourmet confections. The main attraction: a wedding cake featuring floral fondant appliqués arranged in a whimsical pattern. Wedding cake, Cake Coquette

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WHITE CAKE WITH GREEN FONDANT PETALS

Your home is the ideal location for a summery, personalized reception

Naturally Beautiful

Design a wedding cake that echoes the surroundings. This one, on a stone birdbath, features fondant petals, latticework and a stylized peony. (Avoid buttercream frosting during the warmer months.)

Cake, Lovin Sullivan Cakes; silver tray, Match; birdbath, Campo de Fiori.

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BLUE WEDDING CAKE WITH LOVEBIRDS TOPPER

Crown your cake with a creative topper that sums up your style.

Lovey-Dovey

Lovebirds will flock to these porcelain doves on “branches” that sprout from a fondant cake bearing the wedding date. Porcelain hair sticks, $300 each, Lladró.

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HAWAII-INSPIRED WEDDING CAKE

Celebrate island-style with tropical touches like plumeria leis, shaved ice, and hibiscus sugar blooms

Fondant wedding cake with handmade sugar flowers, $12 per slice (serves 90), Lulu Cake Boutique. Stand, $79, Pillivuyt, available at Williams-Sonoma.

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GREEN WEDDING CAKE WITH PURPLE CLEMATIS

America’s favorite confections from coast to coast

Fleur de Lisa Wedding Cakes and Specialty Desserts, Santa Rosa, CA

This design, by Lisa Marie Kincaid, started with a simple vine—and grew from there! Fondant cake with sugar-paste clematis, dark chocolate vine and sugar balls. $16 per slice, serves 175; fleurdelisacakes.com.

From brides.com