20 of our Favorite Wedding Cakes from 2022

January 1, 2023
20 of our Favorite Wedding Cakes from 2022

Cupcakes, cookies and other sweet treats may have made their way into the wedding scene but the traditional wedding cake isn’t going anywhere! We saw everything from individual cakes for guests and the traditional white cake to multi-tiered works of art and colorful cakes. If you’re looking for inspiration for your upcoming wedding celebration keep scrolling because we’re sharing 20 of our favorite wedding cakes from our 2022 publications including our print magazines, wedding guides, blogs and more. Pin your favorites to your Pinterest board or reach out to the baker to design your upcoming wedding cake.

1: White Delicacy by Marsh Cakes

This gorgeous two tier white wedding cake is featured in our Idaho 2022 print publication. The couple planned a black-and-white wedding at White Willow Estate with timeless and romantic details. Marsh Cakes added gorgeous white orchids to the classic white cake to complement the sophisticated and timeless wedding theme. See more of this wedding day here.

Photo by Radion Photography

2: Southwestern Flair by Maggie’s Cakes

We adore this southwestern cake with intricate detailing, a bold pattern and real colorful florals. Maggie’s Cakes, located in Santa Fe, designed this wedding cake for a bohemian desert wedding at La Posada in New Mexico. Featured in our New Mexico 2022 wedding magazine, see more of this beautiful wedding day here here.

Photo by Maura Jane Photography

3: Cascading Ruffles by Dulcerella Cakes

This stunning wedding cake is featured on Rocky Mountain Bride’s blog “Delicate French Lavender Wedding Inspiration” – a styled shoot hosted at Chateau des Fleurs in Eagle Idaho. Mihaela LeCedre, the owner and the cake artist at Dulcerella, says “the cake was inspired by the dress ruffles and colors. Delicate wafer paper lace ruffles were arranged in a cascade on a background of different tones of pink, accentuated by bass relief details.”

Photo by Bramble and Vine

4: Desert Cake by Flour & Flourish

This traditional 3-tiered white wedding cake was transformed to fit the minimalist desert theme. Cassisy, owner of Flour & Flourish, added delicate elements from the desert to bring the cake to life. See more of this Minimalist Desert wedding at Under Canvas Moab here.

Photo by Erin Elizabeth Photo

5: Slot Canyons Cake by Jasmine Rae Cakes

Jasmine Rae Cakes says, “Inspired by the Slot Canyons, this cake took shape in my San Francisco studio, painted with ground ginger and cinnamon, before driving it across 3 state lines to @amangiri.” See more of this breathtaking romantic desert inspired elopement in our Utah Fall/Winter 2022 wedding magazine.

Photo by The Hearnes

6: Something Blue by Occasions Cakes

Your wedding cake provides the perfect opportunity for bringing in something blue. Lacey with Occasions Cakes wrapped a lush velvet ribbon in robin’s egg blue for a romantic and something blue touch. See more of this elegant wedding inspiration at The Hive in Southeast Idaho in our 2022 Idaho wedding magazine.

Photo by Cassidy Bell Photo

7: Colourful Luxury by Yvonne’s Delightful Cakes

This colourful, romantic and elegant wedding cake was featured in our 2022 Canada Spring/Summer wedding magazine. Yvonne’s Delight Cakes crafted this work of art featuring intricate ruffles, hand painted details and sugar flowers. Adding the same florals from the wedding bouquet, arch, and decor is a great way to tie the dessert in with the rest of the day. Be sure to flip through more of this styled shoot designed by Melissa Dawn Events on page 70.

Photo by Corrina Walker Photography

8: The PAWfect Wedding Cake by Elle’s Belles Bakery

We adore how this bride and groom had added a fun touch to their wedding cake. Peep the little figurine of their dog going for a quick nibble! Elle’s Belles Bakery decorated this soft blue wedding cake with fondant flowers to complement the gorgeous and colorful blooms that were displayed throughout the wedding weekend. See more of this Moonlight Basin wedding in the Big Sky and Bozeman Wedding Guide.

Photo by Jeremiah & Rachel Photography

9: Fallin’ in Love by Wilson Custom Cake Design

Adding florals to a cake is a great way to tie in the entire wedding theme with the end of the night treat! See more of this elegant cake check out this real wedding blog post, “Western Elegance Wedding at Snake River Ranch.”

Photo by Davy Whitener Photography

10: Whimsical Cake by Babycakes Petit Gate

This modern, two-tiered wedding cake was designed to mimic the bride’s royal-esque wedding gown. Let this styled shoot inspire your modern, organic wedding day by flipping through our 2022 Canada Fall/Winter issue here. Or, buy a copy via our online shop!

Photo by Keeley Joy

11: Posh Pink Wedding Cake by Intricate Icings Cake Design

This elegant wedding cake was featured on the Rocky Mountain Bride blog, “Posh and Pink English Rose Inspired Vail Wedding.” We love how the couple chose to have their new monogram stenciled on the cake in gold for an elevated and personal touch!

Photo by Autumn Cutaia Photography

12: Ruffle Cake by Rain Bake Shop

This ruffle cake technique is so mesmerizing! With hints of blue on the layers, it’s a darling way to add in the traditional “something blue” without being overpowering. See more of this wedding day in our Canada Spring/Summer 2022 issue.

Photo by Sambajoy Photography

13: Spring Linens Cake by Olivia Rose Cake Artist

This adorable spring cake complements the modern, yet glamorous wedding reception table set up. The cake is painted with soft pastel colors to tie in the florals and napkins, while the draping linen made from fondant is meant to mimic the blowing tablecloth in the spring breeze.

See more of this “Rocky Mountain Splendor” at Flying Diamond Ranch in Colorado Spring/Summer 2022.

Photo by Jacie Marguerite

14: Southwestern Duo by A Cake Odyssey

This couple, featured in New Mexico 2022, chose to have two gorgeous wedding cakes for their reception. The first resembles the southwestern designs you see on tiles throughout the area and the second resembles Bishop’s Lodge, the wedding venue where they said I do! It’s safe to say these wedding cakes were the stars of the evening!

Photos by The Edges

15: Classic Cake by The Sugar Bee

You can never go wrong with a classic white cake! Simple, timeless and always scrumptious. To create a moment for the camera, decorate the base and cake table with the florals from the day.

Planning a chic winter wedding? You’ll want to check out the rest of this wedding day at The Commercial Club in our Utah Fall/Winter 2022 wedding magazine.

Photo by Shannon Elizabeth Photography

16: Romantic Cake by Bake My Day

Who said you have to have a white wedding cake! We love seeing couples break tradition. This two-tier maroon wedding cake is adorned with delicate fondant flowers and makes a bold statement at the reception. See more of this romantic fall wedding day in our Canada Fall/Winter issue. You can purchase a copy here.

Photo by Malorie Reiter Photo

17: Bright Blooms Cake by Flour & Flourish

This soft pink three-tiered cake was designed by Flour & Flourish for an elegant and colorful wedding day at Salt Lake Country Club which is featured in the Utah 2022 Spring/Summer issue of Rocky Mountain Bride. The cake is adorned with bright blooms that complement the floral work by La Fete floral & events.

Photo by Heather Nan Photo

18: Pastel Confections by Sweet Art Cake Company

Pops of color are perfect for any wedding celebration whether it’s your bridal shower, engagement party of farewell brunch. This two-tier cake is paired with macarons and donuts for the ultimate dessert cart. See more of it and inspire your own party by flipping to page 64 in our 2022 Wyoming wedding magazine.

Photo by Kayleigh Rust

19: Bold Buttercream by Lady in the Wild West

This wedding cake was designed by Lady in the Wild West for a breathtaking styled shoot at the Amangani in Wyoming. This three-tiered buttercream cakes features bold textured floral motifs and painted strokes of green. Inspire your wedding with more inspiration in Rocky Mountain Bride V7.

Photo by Laura Murray

20: Citrus Cake by The Baking Blonde Co

This two-tier cake, adorned with oranges and greenery, is featured in the Utah Spring/Summer 2022 issue of Rocky Mountain Bride. Flip through the pages to discover the petite treats that each guest received on their plates.

Photo by Sami Lou Photography

For more cake inspiration check out our Pinterest board.

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