10 Inspirational Wedding Cake Ideas

August 04, 2015

Fed up of browsing Pinterest looking through thousands of images trying to find the perfect cake? Or maybe you've just started thinking about the perfect wedding cake for your dream day, either way we've picked our 10 favourites to suit the most popular wedding themes and trends. 

1. The naked cake

Very on trend right now, the unfrosted or 'naked' wedding cake makes a real statement and is a perfect complement for a vintage, rustic style wedding. Cake by Cake Sweet Cake.

2. Chalkboard chic

Chalkboard is an extremely popular wedding trend right now and it's so easy to incorporate into your big day, from stationery to signage, to place mats and even to your cake! I found this cute cake at poppypickering.co.uk. Perfect again for vintage weddings.

3. Butterfly beauty

There's no sign of butterflies going out of fashion when it comes to wedding styles, this simple white cake has been adorned with a butterfly set from confetti.com, available in 5 different colours there's sure to be one to suit you.

4. Winter wedding

The decor used on this cake is once again the thing turning it from plain to white cake to something extra special. The simplicity of the pine cones adds a subtle and stylish touch of winter for your wedding. Image found here.

5. Beach perfect

Just love the colours of this ombre style cake, perfect for a beach wedding! This example was found on Pinterest.

6. Wedding abroad

Perhaps you're getting married abroad, this quirky suitcase themed wedding cake could be just right for a celebratory after party back at home. I found this one on cakesdecor.com.

7. Christmas cake!

Forget cupcakes, it's all about the baubles with this festive styled wedding cake! Image found on Pinterest.

8. Gorgeous floral

Another timeless classic is the use of flowers, this stunning cake has a real contemporary feel and the flowers are just beautiful. Found on Pinterest, this cake is by Rossmoor Pastries.

9. Birdcage vintage

Vintage is without question the most fashionable wedding trend and it doesn't look like it's going anywhere soon! So we had to include another vintage style, this pretty birdcage design is by Marks and Spencer and is available to order here.

10. Sumptuous ruffles

Almost impossible to limit this list to 10, but the last one is this super stylish, deliciously beautiful ruffle style ombre cake. Use of colour in this type of cake makes it just perfect for many wedding themes. Cake by Rachelle's Beautiful Bespoke Cakes.

Many wedding cake suppliers are local businesses and most will be happy to work with you to create the perfect cake. Perhaps a tweak to something they've done before or something you've seen elsewhere.

If you're hungry for more ideas, there are tons more amazing wedding cakes over on our Pinterest board: Cakes and Sweet Treats.

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