Mint Wedding Cakes

mint wedding cakes by Lisa Galuppo Cakes left via Style Me Pretty, J'ador Love Photography and via Donna Morgan right

Fresh and beautiful mint is becoming the wedding colour scheme of choice for chic and sophisticated brides this year and leading wedding cake designers have taken note. Luisa Galuppo has created the elegant, pearl-encrusted wedding cake design in soft mint above left (image by J'adore Love … [Read more...]

Edwardian Inspired Wedding Cakes

Edwardian wedding cake with edible cake lace by Curtis & Co Wedding Cakes

The style and grace of the Edwardian period has become one of the biggest inspiration sources for brides this year with vintage inspired weddings taking on a stronger period influence. The Abigail Bloom Cake Company have captured the essence of the turn-of-the-century style in their stately and … [Read more...]

Vintage Accessories Cakes

gumpaste gloves vintage cakes by Leslea Matsis Cake Design, New Zealand

Vintage style gumpaste gloves make a most elegant addition to the the two beautiful lace cakes above by Leslea Matsis Cakes, New Zealand. A Victorian style bridal parasol also makes an exquisite adornment by Leslea, this time as a wedding cupcake topper below, with a close-up of her blush pink … [Read more...]

Couture Bow Wedding Cakes

bow wedding cake by Sweet on Cake right, Mira Zwillinger Wedding Dress Collection left

  Fabulous vintage style bows and dramatic structural bows are coming through in bridalwear collections this season and this week we have put together a selection of some of the most beautiful wedding cakes with dramatic bow centrepieces to inspire your own creations. Above, a beautiful … [Read more...]

Banded Frill Cake Designs

banded frill wedding cake fabric effect by La Cupella Cake Boutique

Fondant frills have been a huge design trend in cake decorating this year. An interesting variation that has emerged is the banded frill, creating the illusion of a pretty fabric effect in the cake design. La Cupella Cake Boutique have created the exquisite wedding cake above. Wrapped in a lace … [Read more...]

Vintage Jewellery & Locket Cakes

Vintage Jewellery Wedding Cakes by Edible Essence Cake Art left, Baby Cake right image by Sarah Jane Ethan

While vintage brooches have been on trend in cake design for some time, leading cake designers have been experimenting with a range of vintage pieces and jewellery designs in their latest heirloom-inspired cake collections. A super stylish lace applique wedding cake is dressed with with a chic … [Read more...]

Lattice Cake Designs

lattice wedding cake designs by Abigail Bloom, left and by The Art of Cake, Canada right

A lattice pattern, whether piped with royal icing, stencilled or created with strips of fondant, makes a beautiful old world cake design for a wedding or special occassion. The Abigail Bloom Cake Company created the delicate lattice design wedding cake (above left) by piping an intricate series … [Read more...]

Marie Antoinette Cakes

Marie Antoinette cake by The Cake Opera Company

For a lavish birthday cake or novelty wedding cake, nothing beats a Marie Antoinette cake for pomp and splendour. Gilded gold, baroque mouldings and of course an intricate replica of the French Queen herself add a refined and fanciful air to an extravagant occasion. It's a uniquely challenging … [Read more...]

Toile Cake Designs

toile cake designs from Cake Opera left and Pasteles Alma right

Beautiful artwork never goes out of style and with handpainted cake art exploding in popularity, exquisite antique toile patterns have become the one of the most chic and admired vintage cake styles of the moment. The Cake Opera Company and Pasteles Alma have created the two outstanding toile … [Read more...]

Cakes with Stripes

cakes with stripes by The Cake Parlour left and by My Cupcakery right

As with polka dots featured on Monday, stripes are also a great customisable cake design that work for lots of occasions, whether you're going for smart stripes or whimsical striping. Cotton candy pink and soft brown make a pretty combination in our feature cake (above left) by Zoe Clark of The … [Read more...]