27 Inspiring Wedding Cake Decor Ideas

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Wedding Cake Décor With Bold Sugar Flower

This cake mixes the modern and classic elements to create a luxurious work of art. The bottom part features baroque-inspired fondant masterpiece while the upper tier is a solid metallic marvel softened by bold sugar flower. What a marvel!

There are many avenues you can take when creating a work of art through a wedding decorations for cakes. Although the cake does have to taste good, the success of a wedding cake is all about how it looks.

All of us have heard the saying “it is all about the presentation”, well that is very true in this case. wedding decorations for cakes are more creative today than they were ten, fifteen, and even twenty years ago. The bride use to be the only topic after the wedding but that is not the case any longer.

The talk now is about the wedding decorations for cakes, how the cake was decorated, and how creative it was. We have turned away from the more traditional look of the wedding cake to a look that reflects our personalities, ideas, and creativity. Wedding cake decorations come in different styles, sizes, and materials. You can make decorations for your wedding cake out of just about anything you can think of.

Your decorations can be made out of edible products such as fondants, gumpaste, glazes and candy pearl beads and even edible luster dust to give that shimmering look. With fondants and gumpaste, you can create any shape, size, and design you want. You can also color the icing to incorporate your wedding colors in to the cake.

Cake decorations have come a long way from the typically traditional version we have always seen. Don’t worry if you are more of a traditional person then you can certainly still have that and even improve on the more traditional look with various types of wedding cake toppers and even a prop such as an attached bridge for the more glamorous look for even the most traditional cakes. Now days you can even have moving parts on your wedding cake. Your cake can rotate and possibly have some moving parts on it.

You can find a good decorator to fulfill your dream wedding cake. If you desire a wilder version of themes, you are more than likely to find someone to accommodate your needs. More vivid colors are available for the icing with many different techniques of applications for decorating a cake. The options are endless with wedding cake decorations, for instance you can have your cake airbrushed with all kinds of colors with any design or scene you like.

You can have the tiniest of details for your design. If you love nature, you can even use live flowers on the cake for your decorations. They can be positioned just right with as many or few as you want. Flowers do not always have to be made of sugar even though you can eat them and they taste better.

But the look of using live flowers can also take your breath away with the vibrant colors of each petal. There are many patterns and trimming effects to bring out any design on your cake. Even wedding cakes fall within the different seasons and themes of weddings.

They can be decorated to suite all themes for any holiday, seasons and memorable times in your life. The cake decoration can reflect the place you were engaged or met your future spouse. It can be made to look like a particular place or interest you both might have. You imagination is the only thing that sets your wedding cake apart from any other.

Wedding Cake Décor With Glass And Metal

Wedding Cake Décor With Glass And Metal

This industrial chic work is outstanding for its out of the box execution. Modern elements like glass and metal were used to hold the white upper tiers in beautiful contrast with the neutral marble color of the base cake. An unexpectedly unforgettable treat for all your guests.

Wedding Cake Décor With Real Succulents And Flowers

Wedding Cake Décor With Real Succulents And Flowers

This modern greenery cake adds greens, glass, and brass to create a wonderful work of art. The terrarium that holds the upper tier features real succulents and flowers for a refreshing touch. The cakes are painted in unconventional colors of black, grey, and copper for that industrial chic finish.

Wedding Cake Décor With Flowers

Wedding Cake Décor With Flowers

Marble-inspired wedding elements are everywhere these days – from name cards and menus, even down to the cake! This minimalist and modern handiwork is simple yet stunning, with only select part of the cake hand-painted beautifully, placed perfectly in contrast with the clean white rest of the cake.

Wedding Cake Décor With Geometric Glass And Brass Stands

Wedding Cake Décor With Geometric Glass And Brass Stands

Tired of tiers? Separate your cake in three gorgeous pieces! Use geometric glass and brass stands for added modern twist. Get creative and tell a story through your sweets by decorating each differently. Add various accents like twigs, flowers, and gold flecks for topnotch texture.

Wedding Cake Décor With Lush Florals

Wedding Cake Décor With Lush Florals

This cake deserves to be in a museum! Sleek and metallic geometric shapes, golden accents, and lush florals make it a modern masterpiece.

Wedding Cake Décor With Steel Boxes

Wedding Cake Décor With Steel Boxes

This cake proves that frames and flowers go well together. The steel boxes add a modern flair and the white florals soften the overall look. Truly something worth displaying. What a beauty!

Wedding Cake Décor With Gold Bands And Airbrushed Leaves

Wedding Cake Décor With Gold Bands And Airbrushed Leaves

An honorary classic, ombre cakes are popular because they are pleasing to the eyes and completely romantic. Elevate it by mixing it with metallic colors like gold bands and airbrushed leaves and florals for a vibrant variation.

Wedding Cake Décor With Hand-Painted Terracotta Figures

Wedding Cake Décor With Hand-Painted Terracotta Figures

Take inspiration from colorful celebrations of different parts of the world for your wedding cake like this Cinco de Mayo charmer! Hand-painted terracotta figures in oranges and reds, vibrant blooms, fruits, and cacti complete this cake’s fiesta of flavor and colors.

Wedding Cake Décor With Blues And Whites

Wedding Cake Décor With Blues And Whites

Sprinkle some Mediterranean magic to your wedding by having a Greece-inspired wedding cake. The textured patterns and the iconic blues and whites will remind you of the country’s architectural wonders and traditional villages, as well as the romantic Greek light and the clear waters of the Aegean.

Wedding Cake Décor With Candied Dried Pears

Wedding Cake Décor With Candied Dried Pears

Yes, you can imitate stained glass through fruits like this innovative cake. Candied dried pears make great decors, colored based on your preference, be it rainbow, ombre, or monochromatic. Another perk? They’re totally edible!

Wedding Cake Décor With Candied Fruits And Lush Florals

Wedding Cake Décor With Candied Fruits And Lush Florals

Bring radiance to your reception via a big, bold, and yellow cake reminiscent of the stunning Tuscan sun. Elevate the cake with candied fruits and lush florals to complete your Italian-inspired affair.

Wedding Cake Décor With Actual Flowers

Wedding Cake Décor With Actual Flowers

What better way to bring color to your cake than with actual flowers? These fresh decors doesn’t just add hues to your creation but texture and hint of fragrance, too!

Wedding Cake Décor With Quirky Details

Wedding Cake Décor With Quirky Details

Here’s a fun way to decorate your cake: fringe icing! Throw in various colors and decorate the whole cake with these quirky details. Pompom-perfection great for laidback and exciting affairs!

Wedding Cake Décor With Texture Painting Of Flowers

Wedding Cake Décor With Texture Painting Of Flowers

Here’s a creation straight from an artist’s studio! The cake serves as canvas for a beautiful texture painting of flowers – simply amazing and a true work of art.

Wedding Cake Décor With Gold Edible Beads

Wedding Cake Décor With Gold Edible Beads

Who would have thought that this is a cake and not a framed piece of painting? The surface effectively imitates brushstrokes through superb frosting techniques. The gold edible beads and metallic coloring add sparkle and style to the finished product.

Wedding Cake Décor With Hand-Painted Flowers

Wedding Cake Décor With Hand-Painted Flowers

Instead of using flowers why not hand-paint it to your cake like this stunning tiered treat? White cakes make a great canvas for this kind of art, ideal for outdoor events and summer celebrations.

Wedding Cake Décor With Art Deco-Inspired Fondant

Wedding Cake Décor With Art Deco-Inspired Fondant

Aside from colors, you can also get creative with your cake’s frosting, like this art deco-inspired fondant décor, reminiscent of stunning structures and outstanding architecture of the bygone era. The sugar flower topper infuses romance and softness to the rather straightforward creation.

Wedding Cake Décor With Sugar Confection Greenery Topper

Wedding Cake Décor With Sugar Confection Greenery Topper

You truly don’t need a lot to make a statement. A plain white cake with sugar confection greenery topper is enough to do the trick.

Wedding Cake Décor With Fresh Florals

Wedding Cake Décor With Fresh Florals

Another honorary classic, naked cakes are a simple and stylish choice if you’re going for the minimalist route. Top with fruits, fresh florals, or sugar décors and you’re ready to go.

Wedding Cake Décor With Frosting Fresh Flowers

Wedding Cake Décor With Frosting Fresh Flowers

Nicely-done frosting, fresh flowers, and three simple tiers are enough to make this cake the center of attention in your wedding. This refreshingly bare cake is flawless and no-fuss.

Wedding Cake Décor With A Cascading Vine

Wedding Cake Décor With A Cascading Vine

Here’s minimalism at its finest – two-tiered simple fondant cake with a cascading vine for detail. Something to match the simple soul of your celebration.

Wedding Cake Décor With Sprigs Of Fresh Violets

Wedding Cake Décor With Sprigs Of Fresh Violets

Textured white cake reminiscent of Greek columns highlighted only with sprigs of fresh violets – how can you go wrong with that?

Wedding Cake Décor With Monochromatic Feather-Shaped Fondant

Wedding Cake Décor With Monochromatic Feather-Shaped Fondant

This cake looks heaven-sent with simple and monochromatic feather-shaped fondant used to cover the whole piece. A divine dessert, for sure.

Wedding Cake Décor With Chandelier-Inspired Dessert

Wedding Cake Décor With Chandelier-Inspired Dessert

Upside down cake? Yes, you can! This chandelier-inspired dessert will surely turn heads in your reception. Talk about defying gravity! This cake will come with a stand so don’t forget to add some decors for a cohesive look.

Wedding Cake Décor With A Swing

Wedding Cake Décor With A Swing

Looking for a fresh presentation for your cake? Why not use a swing for a change? This increasingly popular trend is a sure way to make a statement on your big day.

Wedding Cake Décor With Mix And Match Colors

Wedding Cake Décor With Mix And Match Colors

Two styles in one cake? Why not! Hit two birds with one stone with this kind of execution. This is perfect for those who can’t decide which route to go. Play and have fun with the tiers and mix and match the colors, decors, and even flavors.

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