Communion Cakes & Confirmation Cakes

communion cakes, confirmation cakes, christening cakes by Sweet Bloom left, The White Cakery right

First Holy Communion and the sacrament of Confirmation are two big occasions in the lives of children of the Catholic faith world-wide and their celebratory cakes are becoming more and more lavish as cake decorating art develops. Indeed, little girls often endearingly see their First Holy Communion as a “mini wedding” because they also get to wear a pretty white dress!

Sweet Bloom in Australia create some of the most beautiful communion and confirmation cakes including the doile lace design (above left). On the right, The White Cakery have created a lavish shell pink design with gilded silver details. Both cake designs would actually work great for a number of religious occasions including communion, confirmation or as a christening cake.

Gilded floral swags and framed detailing adorn the beautiful communion cake below left by Simply Sweet Cakes & Cupcakes, with another of Sweet Bloom’s designs featuring delicate lace detailing, below right.

confirmation cakes, communion cakes, christening cakes by Simply Sweet Cakes & Cupcakes left, Sweet Bloom right

An ornamental white cross is paired with pretty lattice lace stencilling in the design below left by Cakes by Sharon. On the right, Sugarbelle Cakes adorn their soft pink communion cake with a cascade of pretty petunia blossoms and a simple jewelled cross.

communion cakes and confirmation cakes by Cakes by Sharon left, Sugarbelle Cakes right

For boys, Sweet Bloom have created a stylish pale blue design below with a gold inscription and a simple pearl rosary (beads) – not too fussy but smart and boyish all the same.

communion cake for boys, confirmation cake boy, christening cake by Sweet Bloom Cakes, AU

For a lavish first holy communion celebration, Verusca Walker has designed the luxury dessert table below in pristine white adorned with voluminous white florals.

communion cake and sweet table by Verusca Walker

Little boy and girl toppers are a huge hit for first communions and confirmations and The Artful Bakery, Ireland have created these superb recreations of their little cake customers for their special day.

communion cake toppers boys and girls by The Artful Bakery

For the mini fashionista on her first communion, the superbly detailed and ultra chic mannequin and dressing table cake below would be the ultimate treat – a fabulous design by Paula Cake Couture.

communion cake girl communion dress mannequin cake by Paula Cake Couture

Two adorable little ladies in their pretty white dresses feature below from Amor com Farinha (left) and via Pinterest (right) with amazing facial features really make these toppers superb.

communion cakes for girls from Amor com Farinha left and via Pinterest right

Edible lace is used to brilliant effect in create this little girl’s communion dress in a cake by Karen Keaney of the Roses & Bows Cakery (below left) while Andrea’s Sweet Cakes have created an angelic little girl (below right) that would make a great communion topper also.

communion girl cake toppers by Roses & Bows Cakery left and Andrea's Sweet Cakes right

Sugar sculptress,┬áHajnalka Mayor of Zorica’s Cake Art has created the beautifully detailed confirmation girl cake and model below, with the cake decoration blending perfectly with the little girl’s special occasion dress.

confirmation cake girl topper by Zorica's Cake Art

Karla Chumpitaz of Sweet K Cake Design makes amazingly cute fondant models and toppers including the angelic litte communion girl cake topper below. On the right, a fabulous quilled cake design, perfect for a communion or confirmation cake by Cakes by Alka.

communion girl cake topper by Sweet K Cake Design and quilled cake design communion cake by Cakes by Alka

A silhouette of a little girl praying makes a beautiful cameo side design on this stylish lavender damask cake by Cake & Cupboard (below left), with a pretty pigtailed little communion girl model on the right from Hada Straviesas.

communion cakes girls by Cake & Cupboard left and by Hadastraviesas .com right

Alessandra Frisoni’s uniquely pretty style of cake decorating shines through in her two communion cake designs below, dressed with sugarcrafted lavender on the left, and soft pink roses, right.

communion cakes for girls by Alessandra Frisoni

Trendy hairstyles and fabulous detailing make the little communion boy topper and little girl model below a wonderful keepsake for their little recipients as a memento of their special day – by The Cake Lady, Sligo in Ireland.

communion girl cake topper, confirmation boy cake topper by The Cake Lady Sligo

A sweeping bow and gold painted dragonflies add a touch of whimsy to the ultra cute communion cake below by Gina Montesino, Brooklyn, NY.

communion cake by Gina Montesino, Brooklyn NY

Baked Stems, Australia created this one-of-a-kind communion cake for a stylish little lady based on her communion dress design, paired with a matching beaded white bag!

communion dress inspired cake and matching bag by Baked Stems, Australia

Our two final cakes this week both feature pearl encrusted crosses for an elegant finishing touch by Priya Maclure of SugarPot (left) and Aimee Jane Cake Design (right).

communion cakes and confirmation cakes by SugarPot left and Aimee Jayne Cake Design right


For more on creating custom cake toppers, check out Brenda Walton of Sugar High’s excellent class on Craftsy here: Custom Cake Toppers.

Custom Cake Toppers by Brenda Walton on Craftsy

And from the wonderfully talented, Rosie Cake-Diva, also on Craftsy: Playful Cake Toppers.

Cake Topper Tutorials - Playful Styles by Rosie Cake Diva on Craftsy 600px

Plus Joly Diaz of Viva La Cakes’ class on cake toppers for toddlers, kids and tweens! Get all the details here: Sweet Success Kids Cake Toppers.

Kids Cake Toppers tutorials with Joly Diaz

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