Cake Geek was fully expecting to have a new baby Prince or Princess in the UK by now and so this week’s feature was planned in his or her honour. But the little royal baby is keeping us all waiting, so in anticipation of the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge having a healthy, happy new baby this week, we present a selection of glorious crown cakes to mark the occasion.
Our feature cake (top left) sees a simple white-frosted cake taken to regal heights with an antique crown topper by Cakes by Krishanthi, beautifully photographyed in a mossy, woodland set by Weddings by Nicola and Glen. On the right, a medieval style crown adds effortless elegance to an understated four tier wedding cake (image by Steve Steinhardt Photography via Style Me Pretty).
An Eastern Orthodox style crown makes a wondrous addition to this single tier cake (below left, via A White Carousel) while on the right, an intricate jewelled crown in rose gold perfectly complements this antique style cake with fleur de lis and scroll piping (via Elizabeth Anne Designs).
Cake Coquette adorn their intricately piped antique style cake below with a medieval style crown (below left, image by Elizabeth Messina), while a hand-crafted crown and baroque mouldings add a magnificent touch to the metallic single-tier on the right from Firefly India.
Gigi Mamma Cakes’ light pink tiers, paired with a pearl-encrusted layer, make for a feminine and tasteful crowned cake below (image by Chelsea Boatwright).
Golden crowns finish off these two pretty princess cakes below in shell pink and lace (left, via 100 Layer Cake) and with piped pastel rosettes and a sprinkling of gold dragees from Sweet and Saucy (below right).
Piped pearl garlands and pastel flowers are a stylish accompaniment to this dainty crown topper (image via Pinterest).
Unembellished cakes can take on new life with a meticulously crafted topper as demonstrated below, with a crown cake topper guaranteed to enchant your party guests (images via Pinterest).
The frilled, ice queen wedding cake below is the pefect accompaniment for this silver crown topper, with scattered silver sequins at the base adding a beautiful wintery overtones (image by Looking Glass Photography via Style Me Pretty) .
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