Sunday, January 22, 2017
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

5 ultra-chic black wedding cake designs

Could a little pinspiration convert you from the traditional white wedding cake?   Despite a new found desire to go a little more daring with the...

How to create your own decadent dessert table

When it comes to creating a decadent dessert table, it's as much about the display as it is the desserts themselves. Inspired by a dessert...

Inspired bridal Shoot: A graceful union of the wild and ornate

Decadent details add romance to this untamed landscape...   P H O T O G R A P H Y BY SALT to CLAY Salttoclay.co     There is something...

Inspired shoot: New Forest foliage and renaissance garden glamour

A country manor venue and New Forest retreat - with the help of some trustee suppliers - have taken country glamour to the next...

12 days of wedding planning: the wedding cake!

On the day you say "I do" to your sweetheart, it's only right that you celebrate with something equally sweet, so let's have our fill...

A walk on the wild side…Trail Trends 2017

Trail through nature with 2017's trend forecast collection of inspired shoots...   2016 was a huge treat on our senses from the use of scented herb...

13 Festive bakes to jewel your christmas wedding dessert table

'Tis the season!! It's that time of year whether we're eating it or baking it the classic  flavours of christmas are what help us...

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...