Vertical & Asymmetrical Ruffles and Frills

asymmetrical fondant frills wedding cakes by Yummy Cupcakes and Cakes left and Bobbette and Belle right

Ruffle wedding cakes and fondant frills are among the hottest wedding cake designs right now, but the latest twist on this design style – asymmetrical and vertical ruffles and frills – is the one of the most fabulous wedding cake trends for this year.

Australia’s Yummy Cupcakes and Cakes lead the way with their exquisite ruffle wedding cake design (above left) with asymmetrical ruffles arranged in a v-shape for a unique and outstanding new wedding cake design.

To the right, Bobbette and Belle have created a softly ruffled masterpiece with cascading ruffles in an asymmetrical pattern for a superb cake design.

The UK’s Cakes By Beth have created the marvellous fondant frilled wedding cake below left, accented with frilled sugar flowers for added effect. And on the right, Miss Shell’s Cakes, Australia have combined vertical and asymmetrical ruffles in their pretty creation below.

asymmetrical frills wedding cake design by Cakes By Beth UK left and Miss Shell's Cakes, Australia right

More of Patricia Hardjopranoto’s signature asymmetrical ruffles in the luxe silver leaf wedding cake below from Yummy Cupcakes and Cakes, this time with the ruffle tips lightly dusted in pink to complement the over-sized sugar peony.

asymmetrical ruffles wedding cake silver leaf by Yummy Cupcakes and Cakes, Australia

Cakes by Krishanthi have desinged the stunning peach wedding cake below – with a fabulously creative style of vertical, folded ruffles

vertical ruffles wedding cake peach by Cakes by Krishanthi

US designers, Steel Penny Cakes have created the wonderfully unique vintage style wedding cake below with verticial fondant frill details paired with old style lace, sugarcrafted roses and butterflies for a fabulous summer wedding cake.

vertical fondant frills wedding cake design by Steel Penny Cakes

Jorge Blanco of Sugar Couture Cupcakes & Cakes, Costa Rica creates some of the most elegant ruffle wedding cakes including the beautiful peach design below left.

To the right, we have “peaches and cream” themed wedding cake accented with vertical fondant frills in a gorgeous design by Amy Cakes (image by BRC Photography via Magnolia Rouge)

asymmetrical fondant frills wedding cake by Sugar Couture CR left and vertical fondant frills peach cake by Amy Cakes, BRC Photography right

More beautiful asymmetrical ruffles  from Yummy Cupcakes and Cakes, Sydney – this time in an inverted v-shape and paired with elegant piping and a beautiful sugar flower spray.

asymmetrical ruffles  wedding cake design by Yummy Cupcakes and Cakes, Sydney

A beautiful vertical frilled design below by Sugar Couture Cupcakes and Cakes.

vertical frills wedding cake design by Sugar Couture Cupcakes and Cakes

Another pretty fondant frilled peaches & cream design below left, this time from  Connie Cupcake Luxury Cakes, and to the right and asymmetrical ruffled sash in a unique design by Cake by Kim, Australia.

vertical fondant frills cake by Connie Cupcake Luxury Cakes left and asymmetrical ruffles cake by Cake by Kim, Australia right

Asymmetrical fondant frills enrobing the full cake, coming together in the centre and dressed with an elegant leaf and floral spray, in a design by Jeanne Winslow via Cakes Decor.

asymmetrical fondant frills cake design by J Winslow via Cakes Decor

Nana e Nana Cakes, Italy created an elegant ruffled wedding cake (below left) with fondant frills draped in an asymmetrical pattern for a couture creation (image by Maria Cristina Casati).

Below right, a dramatic rippled effect wedding cake in blush pink by Lulu Cake Boutique.

asymmetrical fondant frills cakes by Nana e Nana Cakes Italy left image by Maria Cristina Casati and Lulu Cake Boutique right

1920’s vintage glamour is conjured up in the showpiece design below by Melissa L’Abbe, with a statement fondant feather paired with on-trend asymmetrical ruffles (image by Rowell Photography).

asymmetrical fondant frills wedding cake with vintage feather by Melissa L'Abbe, Rowell Photography

Our final ruffle wedding cake design is a beautiful creation by Sugar Couture Cupcakes and Cakes featuring a ruffled collar on the top tier complementing asymetrical ruffles on the extended middle tier.

asymetrical frills wedding cake design by Sugar Couture Cupcakes and Cakes

Advertisement: Check out Jessica Harris’ online textured effects tutorial here to learn how to create the four designs below plus lots more textured effects in fondant. Find out more here: Elegant Techniques with Jessica Harris.

ruffles tutorial and fabric effects by Jessica Harris


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