40 Wedding Cakes too Pretty to Eat

June 23, 2020
40 Wedding Cakes too Pretty to Eat

Donut walls, dessert bars, and ice cream trucks may be popular options for your wedding day, there is nothing quite like serving up a traditional wedding cake. From classic white and fondant flowers to bold patterns and unique details, cakes have truly become works of art that are almost too pretty to eat! We’re sharing 40 wedding cakes to help your imagination run wild and to inspire you to design a cake that complements you and the wedding day!

1. Megan Joy Cakes:  This wedding cake is Inspired by European stone houses and all of those lovely textures and colors.

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Megan Joy (@meganjoycakes) on

2. Sweet Kiwi Bakery: Naked wedding cakes are all the rage. Add some floral for a delicate detail. 

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Sweet Kiwi (@sweet_kiwi_bakery) on

3. Pretty Sweet YYC: Opting for a dessert table but don’t want to shy on a traditional wedding cake? Have a baby cake added to the assortment! The best of both worlds. 

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Rocky Mountain Bride (@rockymtnbride) on

4. Cake Fetish Albuquerque: Add some non-edible details to your cake! The pompous grass and cotton add a dessert feel to this New Mexico cake.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Rocky Mountain Bride (@rockymtnbride) on

5. Buttercream Design Co.: These white fondant flowers add a subtle pop to the traditional white cake!

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Buttercream Design Co. (@buttercreamdesign.co) on

6. The Dessert Studio Utah: A pink wedding cake with a big, yet simple matching bow? Yes, please! You don’t need extravagant details and colors to make a wedding cake a show stopper. Less is more sometimes!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Britt | Wedding Designer (@brittwarnickdesigns) on

7. Wild Flower Cakes: For a dainty, romantic look Wilf Flower Cakes added colorful flowers and beading.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Laura Osborn (@laura_rockymtnbride) on

8. Flour and Flourish: Be bold and daring with a black wedding cake! A few colorful sugar flowers add a beautiful contrast.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Cassidy Harrison (@flourandflourish) on

9. Grapefruit and Thyme: This luxurious wedding cake sets itself apart with dried fruit detailing!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Utah Pie Baker & Cake Artist (@grapefruitandthyme) on

10. Sweet Cravings by Marcia: We hear modern metallic and marble colors are all the rage!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Sweet Cravings by Marcia (@sweetcravings12) on

11. Katy Pierson Cake: From afar this may look like your ordinary monochromatic white wedding cake, but up close you’ll notice the incredible mountain frosting detailing that showcases the Rockies!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Katy Pierson (@katypiersoncake) on

12. Momofuku: This birthday cake Milkbar 4-tiered cake is the most fun wedding cake we’ve ever seen!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Table 6 Productions (@table6productions) on

13. Bake My Day YYC: We love all the various textures and colors this 4-tiered wedding cake is adorned with! The snowy white mountains on the bottom layer are definitely our favorite part.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Bake My Day (@bakemydayyyc) on

14. Heidi Cake Co.: Dress up a naked cake with a small layer of frosting that drips over the edge for a fun effect! The inside of this cake though is what has us drooling: vanilla bean cake with lemon curd and cheesecake mousse on the top and spiced crumble cake with cinnamon mousse and cookie butter spread on the bottom.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Heidi | Cake Co (@heidicakeco) on

15. Sweet Cravings by Marcia: This sark black cake is transformed into an elegant centerpiece with the black sparkling detailing and warm floral accents.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Sweet Cravings by Marcia (@sweetcravings12) on

16. Astonishing Cakes: This traditional, yet luxurious wedding cake is adorned with the couple’s initials for a personal touch and we absolutely love it!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by The Styled Soiree (@the_styled_soiree) on


17. Yvonne’s Delightful Cakes: This rustic buttercream wedding cake is brightened up with a gold leaf fault line and a pop of pink flowers.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Yvonne’s Delightful Cakes (@yvonnesdelightfulcakes) on


18. Maggies Wedding Cakes: We’ve got southwestern fever just looking at this beauty! We love the hand-painted cactus detailing on this Santa Fe wedding cake.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Four Seasons Resort Santa Fe (@fssantafe) on

19. The Little Peach: Handmade floral accents and gold detailing on this wedding cake add the perfect touch to this dreamy table set up.

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Alison Amy – Weddings (@abridesbestmate) on

20. Elle’s Belles Bakery: Have fun with your wedding cake by choosing springtime colors! The orange flower accents really pop against the baby blue cake layers!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Reid & Samantha (@orangephotographie) on


21. Elle’s Belles Bakery: All a naked wedding cake really needs is a few real flowers and it instantly becomes a show stopper!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Elle’s Belles (@ellesbellesbakery) on


22. Lady in the Wild West: We love this cute little rose gold cake! The Grand Teton mountainscape on the bottom layer is the perfect way to showcase a little bit of home in every slice.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Gilded Social ~ Columbus, Ohio (@shopgildedsocial) on


23. A Cake Come True: Velvet is trending and this edible velvet texture is everything we never knew we needed on a wedding cake!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Lisa Herrera (@acakecometrue) on

24. Luxe Spirited Sweet: This vibrant wedding cake is perfect for a small romantic I do during the winter!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by LUXE Spirited Sweets (@luxespiritedsweets) on


25. Sweets by Sam: This vintage-western inspired wedding cake is perfect for your big barn wedding celebration!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Sammy Walter (@sweetsbysam_) on

26. Lady in the Wild West: So much texture. So much fun! This romantic little wedding cake was made with buttercream and palette knives.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Lady in the Wild West (@ladyinthewildwest) on

27. Cupcake Julie: Simple. Sophisticated. Modern. This wedding cake contrasts beautifully against its natural and raw backdrop.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Cupcakes by Julie (@cupcakejulie) on

28. Snowbird: A traditional white wedding cake doesn’t take much to make it stand out. Off-center it for a dramatic effect.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Event Planning + Design ❥ (@bellebodas) on


29. With Love Yeg: Miniature cakes are the perfect size for eloping! We’re crushing on this baby naked cake adorned with flowers.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by With Love|Buttercream+Balloons (@withlove_yeg) on

30. Sugar Mama Treats: We’ll never get sick of textures! The blues and golds complement each other beautifully on this wedding cake. What’s your favorite layer? The silver marbled layer is ours.

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Paulina Stevens Photography (@paulinastevens) on

31. Ivory Layers Cakery: Hubba hubba hubba! This stunning hand-painted wedding cake is what wedding cake dreams are made of! So romantic.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Event Planning + Design ❥ (@bellebodas) on


32. Culinary Crafts: What a fun twist on the traditional wedding cake! Maybe you don’t like cake, or maybe you’re throwing an alternative celebration. This cake is actually made of wheels of cheese! The perfect centerpiece to any charcuterie board.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Wedding Photographer (@gideonphoto) on

33. Oh La La Cakes: Greenery and fruit to dress up a naked cake? Oh, yes!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Oh Lala! Cakes (@ohlalacakes.mt) on

34. Cupcake Julie: Speechless. This modern wedding cake has perfect terracotta-colored details. We love the modern twist on a southwestern inspired dessert.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Cupcakes by Julie (@cupcakejulie) on

35. A Cake Come True: This cake is straight out of a fairytale! The cake is painted with ganache and some subtle touches of gold. Gimme all the texture and colors.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Lisa Herrera (@acakecometrue) on

36. Copper Cauldron: This cake reminds us of the beautiful Rocky Mountain skies! The cake itself is made with ricotta chocolate chunk cake, passion fruit curd, and chocolate shortbread crumble. Delicious!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Makenna Hansen (@copper_cauldron) on

37. Kelly Leigh Cakes: Sprinkles on a wedding cake? Heck yes! This cake screams C-E-L-E-B-A-T-E!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Kelly Leigh Cakes (@kellyleighcakes) on

38. Kelly Leigh Cakes: This wedding cake adorned with hand-painted lemons is perfect for a brunch wedding!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Kelly Leigh Cakes (@kellyleighcakes) on

39. Cakes Elevated: Think outside the box for your wedding cake design and utilize different shaped layers like this beautiful cake by Cakes Elevated.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Colorado Cakes & Dessert Bars (@cakes_elevated) on

40. Heather Olive Cake Designs: This couple chose to be adventurous with their baker and it paid off! The wedding cake showcases a stone, concrete inspired finish with arch detailing.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Heather Oliver Cake Design (@heatheroliver_cakes) on

For more wedding cake inspiration, check out our Vendor Collective!

PREVIOUS POST
The Bride’s Planning Guide to a perfect Rocky Mountain Wedding
LEARN ABOUT US

On Sale Now! Rocky Mountain Bride
Rocky Mountain Bride
FOLLOW US @ROCKYMTNBRIDE
EVERYWHERE
©2020 Rocky Mountain BrideTM   All Rights Reserved  |  Privacy  |  Terms  |  Site by Spitfiregirl
Top