Saturday, December 3, 2016
Wedding Cakes

Wedding Cakes

Wedding cakes are one of the most iconic of wedding details, but with such a massive range of styles, flavours and shapes available it can leave even the most arduous wedding planner feeling overwhelmed.

Fear not though! Whether you opt for the traditional wedding cake made up of tiers, or go for a wedding 'cheese cake' tower you'll find a heap of ideas here to help and inspire. Who knows, one of your wedding guests might even be skilled in sugarcraft...?

Simply choose from our 'Cakes and Cake Toppers' posts below to start planning your wedding like a pro

Cath Kidston has the answer for disney-loving brides!

Only a few hours to go until the big unveiling of the long awaited second Limited Edition collection by domestic design goddess, Cath Kidston who...

5 wedding cake alternatives

If the traditional wedding cake just doesn't do it for you - fear not! Many modern couples are creating their own custom tiers without...

The three-tiered Jaffa cake, wedding cake!

A Jaffa Cakes loving bride and groom stunned guests at their wedding by celebrating with a one-of-a-kind three-tiered Jaffa Wedding Cake, created by McVitie’s.     Designed...

Beautiful and mysterious Halloween theme shoot in The Haunted House

Its Halloween... and the most talked-about house between Arnhem and Nijimegen in the Netherlands nicknamed 'The Haunted House' and separated by a pond where...

One tier wedding cake wonders!

If the traditional 3-tier wedding cake isn't far up on the list of conventions to keep on the big day, be bold and break the...
Make your wedding cake a GBBO-worthy showstopper with our pick of the best botanical wedding cakes to inspire your dream day!

Botanical wedding cakes inspired by the Great British Bake Off

This week the bakers have been battling with blooms for the Great British Bake Off’s first ever botanical week. Flowers have adorned wedding cakes...

Summer wedding styled shoot

English summers and garden drinks were the inspiration for this stunning photoshoot at the picturesque The Rectory Hotel, Wiltshire. The shoot combines a delicate...

Choose a wonderful wonderland wedding CAKE from The Whimsical Cakery!

Shortly after tying the knot herself and with six years’ experience in cake decorating, Leanne Kelly established The Whimsical Cakery in 2015. Based in...
Great British Bake Off's biscuit week has us inspired, so we bring you nine reasons to love wedding biscuits (and ways to use them!)

6 GBBO-inspired reasons to love wedding biscuits

The second week of the Great British Bake Off saw the bakers tackle biscuits, baking up classic shortbread, Viennese whirls and 3D showstoppers using...
Loving the Great British Bake Off? Be inspired by this year's bakers and choose one of these mirror glaze wedding cakes for your big day showstopper!

5 best mirror glaze wedding cakes

Here at Wedding Ideas HQ we were glued to our TV screens last night as the Great British Bake Off returned for 2016, and...

Get the baking bug for Great British Bake Off!

The time has come again for our annual baking fix for the return of The Great British Bake Off and now you can create...
The Great British Bake Off is once again filling our screens with baked delights, here are the Great British Bake Off wedding cakes from Nadia and Frances

Great British Bake Off wedding cakes!

Tomorrow the Great British Bake Off will grace our television screens once again, bringing us the very best in home baking goodness. While it might...

Wedding Ideas LOVES Wildflower Cakes

Add intricate touches of flora and fauna to your wedding cake and bring nature into your big day with Wildflower Cakes - they make up...

What our brides LOVE on Instagram PLUS count down to the...

This week on our Instagram we're celebrating the anticipated launch of our SPECIAL issue with 16 extra pages of real brides and the inspiration...

A new direction in the art of cake design inspired by...

We're kicking off trends for 2017 in CAKE form and this time inspired by delicate floral structures and natural layers that require a close eye...

Wedding Ideas LOVES La Maison Guimauve

Wedding Ideas LOVES La Maison Guimauve in issue 163! An innovative and totally luxurious twist to the French marshmallow, the guimauve, a traditional confectionery in France...
DIY wedding ideas to handmade your dream big day!

How to DIY your wedding

So many of our real brides and grooms are choosing DIY weddings, creating the stationery, decorations and cake themselves or with the help of...

Wedding Ideas LOVES Sweet Reasons

Our glorious July issue has been on sale for over a week now and we're bringing you the second instalment of Wedding Ideas LOVES. The...

Totally blushing for this week’s look-board theme!

Evoking pale pink roses, we love blush tones for a wedding that is both timeless and softly romantic. Pair blush bridesmaid dresses with sparkly accessories for a...

Feast your eyes on these blooming beautiful cakes!

You might have heard us mention that it’s British Flowers Week this week – a celebration of the best of British cut flowers. Here...