What’s new in wedding cakes?
Trends come and go when it comes to weddings but currently there appears to be 2 main themes when it comes to wedding cakes:
1. Naked cakes
2. Romantic cakes
Choosing your wedding cake
Your chosen design of wedding cake can create a statement. Some couples are choosing to spend vast amounts of money on their chosen wedding cake. For those couples who overspend on their budget 10% of the overspend is on the wedding cake. The current average spend on a wedding cake is £323 (UK wedding report, 2018) this has increased from £316 in the previous year. 52% of couples use an official wedding cake supplier.
You need to choose your chosen supplier wisely, most couple choose their wedding cake supplier based on the recommendations of family and friends… just remember doesn’t always pay to go for the cheapest option, that said expensive prices doesn’t always guarantee quality!
Visit sites such as Wed2b or Bridebook
Approximately 1/3 of couples have their wedding cake made by a friend or family member, with tiered wedding cakes still being the most popular option. What ever you decide there is a multitude of beautiful wedding cake designs to choose from
I have looked at the latest creations in wedding cakes and have listed my favourites below.
Naked wedding cakes
Romantic Wedding Cakes
There are some beautiful romantic style wedding cakes. Below are my favourites
I love the romantic pearl lustre on this wedding cake, it is perfect for the ultimate romantic wedding.
I love the clean look of this cake with a hint of lace work. The flowers give the perfect romantic finishing touch.
This is a WOW cake, absolutely stunning! There is a mixture of peonies and orchids, the right side of opulent.
Beautiful victorian style wedding cake. Decorated with intricate lace and flowers.
This wedding cake scream elegant, with its simple smooth icing and abundance of flowers. It is absolutely beautiful.
I hope this short post has given you some ideas of the latest ideas for wedding cakes.
Happy wedding planning