Woodland Wedding Cakes – Part 1

woodland wedding cakes Butter End Cakery left, Sky's The Limit Custom Cakery right

For a beautiful nature-inspired wedding, an enchanted forest or woodland wedding makes a wonderful theme that works for all seasons – spring, summer, autumn and winter.

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The Butter End Cakery have created a stunning woodland wedding cake (above left) perfect for a summer wedding, suspended from the ceiling by crystals threaded with ivy and resting on a bed of woodland foliage.

On the right, woodland ferns, succulents and forest foliage set the scene in a beautiful gold wedding cake design by Sky’s The Limit Custom Cakery (image by Crystal Stokes Photography).

Faye Cahill captures the natural beauty of a woodland landscape in her distinctive, elegant style below with two softly shaded gold lustred wedding cake designs. woodland wedding cakes by Faye Cahill

Germany’s Pasteles Alma have dressed their woodgrain effect cake below with soft pink roses, silvered foliage and barely-there lace detailing to create a perfect woodland inspired wedding cake design (image by Meho Photo Design).

woodland wedding cake by Pasteles Alma, Meho Photo Design

Forest creatures, woodland ferns and toadstools create a magical silhouette on the sage green woodland wedding cake below left (image via Pinterest). On the right, woodland deer add an enchanting touch to the beautiful gold and white wedding cake, perfect for a late autum or winter woodland wedding (image by Live View Studios via Wedding Chicks).

woodland wedding cakes via Pinterest left and  image right by Live View Studios via Wedding Chicks

Botanical style woodland wedding cakes for the winter wedding season feature below in two great designs by Kaysie Lackey of  The People’s Cake (left) and Erin Gardener of the Wild Orchd Baking Co (right, image by Eye Sugar Photography).

woodland wedding cakes by The People's Cake, Kaysie Lackey left and Wild Orchd Baking Co, Eye Sugar Photography right

Wild, unstructured greenery softened with bridal white florals and delicate lace stencilling makes a splendid woodland inspired cake design by Faye Cahill (below left) . On the right, an asymmetrical arrangement of woodland berries and greenery makes a simple and beautiful statment for an autumn wedding (image right by Melanie Gabrielle Photography via Ruffled).

woodland wedding cakes by Faye Cahill left and image right by Melanie Gabrielle Photography via Ruffled

Trailing foliage and sprigs of thyme add a beautiful rustic elegance to the wedding cake and accompanying satellite cake below by the The Cocoa Cakery.

woodland wedding cake by The Cocoa Cakery

Tumbling white blossoms and trailing leaves make a beautiful Spring wedding cake in a woodland theme by Wendy Kromer Confections, below.

woodland wedding cake by Wendy Kromer Confections

Delicate foliage and vines create an almost ethereal effect in the beautifully simple woodland-style wedding cake below left by Bobbette & Belle (image by Rebecca Wood Photography). On the right,  Krumblies Wedding Cakes have created a marvelous woodland wedding display in conjunction with florists, Bramble & Berry.

woodland wedding cakes by Bobbette & Belle left, photo Rebecca Wood, Krumblies right, flowers by Bramble & Berries

A beautiful fresh, spring wedding cake with natural, rustic styling features below by Patricia Hardjopranoto of Yummy Cupcakes and Cakes, Sydney.

woodland wedding cake spring wedding cake by Yummy Cupcakes and Cakes

Cherry Blossom Cakes, New Zealand have styled a pretty frilled wedding cake below with trailing ferns, buds and berries, perfect for a late summer or autumn woodland wedding (image by Eva Bradley Photography).

woodland wedding cake by Cherry Blossom Cakes NZ, Eva Bradley Photography

Below we have one of Maggie Austin’s masterpiece bas relief wedding cakes, adorned in with trailing ivy vines, blossoms and berries – a spectacular cake for a woodland wedding. (Learn how to create Maggie’s showstopping bas relief wedding cake designs in her latest online class here: Craftsy).

woodland wedding cake by Maggie Austin Cake

Cakes by Beth have used elegant oak leaf stencilling to create a stylish lace effect in their beautiful fairy woodland wedding cake creation below.

woodland wedding cake by Cakes by Beth with oak leaf lace stencilling


Learn how to craft reindeer antlers to adorn a beautiful woodland inspired wedding cake, as well as a seasonal winter wreath cake and the exquisite geode cake below in Rachel Teufle of Intricate Icing’s fabulous class on Craftsy, below. Find out more here: Naturally Elegant Cake Designs.
geode cake tutorial, wreath cake tutorial and antler wedding cake tutorial by Rachel Teufel

Also, check out Erin Gardner’s class on Craftsy where she teaches the on-trend techniques of creating woodgrain effects and birch tree effects as well as how to sculpt chocolate flowers (from solid chocolate) including chocolate peonies, ranuncula, tulips, pansies, stephanotis, sunflowers as well as chocolate butterflies and how to colour chocolate. Find out more here: Chocolate Flowers with Erin Gardner on Craftsy.

woodgrain and rustic cakes from Erin Gardner's Chocolate Flowers tutorial on Craftsy

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