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10 Trendy Ideas for Your Wedding Cake

10 Trendy Ideas for Your Wedding Cake
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Wedding Cakes used to be a three to four tier cake with ivory buttercream and some embellishments or a fun cake topper. Now, they are complete show stopping focal points that match the decor, theme, invitations, even the wardrobes! With so many designs, styles and themes to select from, the possibilities are endless. Here are our top 10 Trendy Wedding Cake ideas. Be sure to check out our Pinterest Board for more inspiration and ideas!



Photo by Mod Wedding
Photo by Mod Wedding


In these designs, expect to find some texturized prints on all tiers or alternate ones. You can have a single color through out or multi colors. Add some sugar florals or a simple cake topper for an added touch.



Photo by Bliss Pastry


Do you love sparkles, but opted to not have it on your dress? Fret not, add some glitz to your cake for dimension. Some gold foil can tie the look in beautifully!



Photo by Bridal Guide Magazine


If your invitation started off with ‘Once Upon a Time’ or your story board ends with ‘And They Lived Happily Ever After’, a Fairytale Wedding Cake will be your best fit. If you want this Beauty and the Beast Wedding Cake, be sure to have a hanging rose at your cake table.


Art Deco 

Photo by Fine Cakes by Zehra


The Gatsby look is still a classic theme for any roaring 20’s inspired wedding. Although black and gold are commonly used in this design, silver, gold, and ivory are still just as popular.



Photo by Laura Crow


When Pantone announces the ‘Color of the ‘Year’, designers, planners, bakers, printers and other event professionals push for a way to use the color to make your wedding, ‘The Wedding of The Year’. Even if the Wedding Cake is the only pop of color you have, it will still be trendy.



Photo by Wedding Bells


Delicate details make watercolor Wedding Cakes unique. The labor is intense, but the end result is a delicious artistic piece that guests will be staring at.



Photo by CakeFu


The crisp fall air lends itself to beautiful rustic, earthy themes. Add a touch of whimsy by creating a topsy turvy look with colorful florals.



Photo by Mod Wedding


If your passport loves stamps and your suitcase has as much mileage as your frequent flyer points, having a travel theme Wedding Cake is perfect for you. Use an old school suitcase as a cake stand to really tie in your theme.



Photo by Jerryn' Patti Benjamin


First came love, then came marriage, but what about the in-between? Share your cute-meet story or your proposal details on a cake for your guests to see.




Photo by Fancy Cakes by Lauren


If your wedding screams words like vintage, elegant and glam, your Wedding Cake needs to reflect that as well. These styles are understated in color but overstated in details, design, and embellishments.


You can find these amazing designs and bakers by using Styckie.

Some of our featured vendors are CakeFest Sugar Art, who can not just create a Wedding Cake, but a specialty bridal shower cake as well!

Alexandra Sweets Co pays close attention to detail and your theme for your Wedding Cake and beyond!

Preeti Vasudeva

Vendor & Content Manager – Styckie

Special Events Planner – Preeti Exclusive Events

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