Ultimate Guide To Wedding Cakes Are you a simple round, buttercream cake couple, or more of the sleek, fondant-covered cake types? Maybe you like custom cakes, unusual wedding cakes, 3 tier wedding cake or even black and white wedding cakes. How about cost, what do wedding cakes even fetch for these days? Can I get a cake off-the-shelf or …

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Weddings are filled with food – amazing hors d’oeuvres, dinners or buffets, and, of course, the wedding cake. To top it all off, guests are usually honored further by chocolates in pretty little boxes at their table places. How about changing this out with some cool favors that are tasty, healthy, and unique? Here are …

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If you’ve wondered what the vendor side of the wedding industry is like, wonder no more. Check out a lil glimpse into the life of a typical vendor and what they take care of in the weeks and days leading up to your wedding. Months/Weeks Before Your Wedding Your vendor is busy scheduling taste tests …

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Wedding vendors deal with a lot, from screaming children to stressed-out brides to disastrous cakes to god-awful dancing and anything and everything else you can think of. Seasoned vendors subsequently have lots of advice for couples getting ready to tie that knot, some of which can be found below. Use this advice to stay sane …

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Pinterest is the social media platform known for providing great idea after great idea, many of which belong to the wedding sphere. We’ve rounded up some of the best options to inspire you as you prepare for your big day. Check them out! Groom Cake Want to make a special cake just for your groom? …

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Need some assistance planning your wedding? There’s an app for that! Check out the following apps to help you plan your wedding, especially if your budget doesn’t include money for a wedding planner (and that’s okay!): Ringfinder – The Private Collection of Southern African Diamonds This free app is here to help you with your …

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Orange isn’t mutually exclusive with black. We’re charging you to think outside the Halloween box and see orange in a new light. Bright, fun and cheery, orange has to be the happiest color in the rainbow. So why not bring a little extra “happy” to the big day? Whether you go with tangerine, apricot, carrot …

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From vintage botanical prints for invitations to bloomified table linens and even flower-filled bridal gowns, florals are on-trend for spring and summer wedding decor and fashion. There’s something incredibly chic about featuring florals front and center in your wedding design elements. And don’t think florals can’t be subtle, either. Softer patterns and colors make for …

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Purple is absolutely perfect. But lavender? Even better. We’re head over heels for the light shade of purple that steals the show in wedding-day palettes. Lavender is feminine but not over-the-top girly, so you can accomplish that soft look without turning off your groom. Pair lavender with sage green and mint for decadent hue harmony. …

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Navy, white, clean lines, stripes — when it comes to wedding themes, we are crazy about nautical. Preppy, classic and modern at the same time, nautical-filled nuptials inherently have that cool factor. However, here’s a little piece of advice: don’t opt for a nautical theme unless 1) The event is by the water; 2) You have …

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Bouncy, beautiful and filled with that childlike wonder we want to hold on to forever, balloons are a fun alternative or addition to traditional wedding decor. Coming in every size, shape and color of the rainbow, balloons are playful and seemingly retro (believe it or not!) in this day and age. A lovable throwback. Choose giant …

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We all know that the wedding cake is the center of the reception, and one of the most photographed details of the day. So you better make it good. With cake baking majorly trending (think tv shows, cupcake shops on every block, etc.), we’re seeing a departure from the traditional chocolate and vanilla flavors to more inventive, fun …

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Spring, Easter, colored eggs, sunshine, new buds and fresh blooms — come this time of year, we can’t help but want to paint ourselves completely in pastels. And it doesn’t stop there. When it comes to selecting your color scheme for a spring-themed wedding, there’s nothing prettier or more fitting than a pastel palette. Choose from creamy shades …

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You may have been wondering just what type of greenery it is that’s been woven through almost every wedding floral design in the past three years. Search no more. It’s olive branch! The definition of rustic elegance, everything about olive branch is dreamy — the shape, color and how it naturally bends and arches so …

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Hello, hydrandeas. You’re beautiful, bountiful and we love you. Blooming from early spring through fall, hydrangeas are around for half of the year, so take advantage of ’em! It’s sort of a no-brainer to incorporate hydrangeas into your wedding decor — they’re incredibly versatile — whether you use them as a filler flower or as …

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Elegant, timeless and feminine, pearls are the perfect addition to your big day. If you’re looking to bring a little sheen to your decor and wedding-day embellishments, pearls are the way to go. Perhaps what we love most about them is their understated quality — you won’t find pearls trying to steal the show like other …

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From creamy white and blush to bright fuchsia, yellow and orange, ranunculus come in all colors of the rainbow, and are absolutely ravishing for a wedding. Varying in sizes and accompanied by buds and thick green stems, ranunculus have that freshly-picked-from-the-garden organic feel that every trendy bride seeks. With a whimsical round shape and endless layers of petals, …

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The cake. It’s the centerpiece of your entire wedding day, so it better be memorable. We’ve seen several different cake decorating trends come and go — fondant, ruffles, naked, rough iced, pies even — but one cake take we’re really loving is painting. Instead of piping or cutting out fondant designs, elaborate decorations are painted …

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Math has new meaning. Modern, cool and on-trend, geometric styles, shapes and patterns are popping up in everything from interior design to fashion, art and now, weddings. From hanging hexagonal flower arrangements to triangle-topped tiers and terrarium centerpieces, geometric-inspired weddings are the coolest — unique, hipster and chic all rolled into one. You can opt …

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The first signs of green are starting to bud as we transition out of winter — and with good ol’ St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner — thus, we are majorly crushing on the earthy hue, and expect it to be a big trend for spring and summer weddings. Modern brides aren’t afraid to brush other colored blooms …

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These 10 black wedding cakes will leave your mouth gaping open with WOW and have you rethinking the traditional fare for your big day! These tiered-creations are just as beautiful in this offbeat shade, just look at these deigns! via Pinterest 

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We’ve talked quite a bit about the growing popularity of different holiday-themed weddings in past posts; but, if we had to choose one special occasion as our favorite for a wedding, it would be — hands-down — Valentine’s Day. It is the day devoted to love, after all. From hearts to roses, arrows, cupid, kisses …

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Gold, silver, copper, bronze, rose gold — metallics are majorly trending in fashion, design and wedding decor. While there are numerous ways to incorporate the brilliant hues into your big day with different materials, accents, fabrics and more, we think one of the most stunning spots to metallicize is your wedding cake — it is …

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They are symbolic of winter. They are rustic, whimsical, earthy and beautiful in the same breath. Pine cones. We love them, especially when incorporated into your winter-wedding decor. Whether you bundle them into your bouquet or use them as place card holders, there are endless ways to use pine cones on your big day. Brown …

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Silver, gold, bronze, rose gold and copper — whether you fancy just one, all or a handful in your winter wedding color scheme, metallics transform any look from ordinary to over-the-top gorgeous and glam. And long gone are the days when you had to identify yourself as “team silver” or “team gold” — mixing metallics is the …

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From mocha to chocolate, amber, caramel and walnut, hues of brown are back and more beautiful than ever. Whether the tone is the primary color of your wedding-day palette, or merely an accent color, brown sets a stunning stage for the rest of your I do decor. Think tweed suits, cowboy boots, chocolate confections, salvaged wood …

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Some people may not want a wedding cake so beautifully crafted, it becomes too much a work of art, and guests will prefer to gaze, and be reluctant to eat and enjoy it. Then again, a bride doesn’t even need to venture into “bridezilla” territory to want to have her cake and eat it too. …

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Because the wedding cake is the most awaited element of the menu we thought it would be nice to come up with a few ideas (and suggestions) as to what would make this equally important and delicious piece stand out. And in order to do so, we did some research and found out that the …

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Why should people go for text wedding cakes? Furthermore, when they pick this unique style, what should the text say? If you are interested in finding the answer to these questions, then read this article as we are about to disclose the magic, mystery and secrets of this topic. Text wedding cakes have the role …

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If you are interested in this subject, it seems that you have reached that sweet and delicious chapter of your wedding ceremony, in which you will have to find the right and the ideal wedding cake for your nuptials. Well, since we love sweets and desserts, it is obvious that we are going to help …

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Are you couple fond of retro and vintage elements? If the answer is positive, i.e. “yes”, then you will have to focus a lot on this factor at your wedding ceremony. Our idea for you would be to purchase a wedding cake presenting a vintage design. Isn’t that cool? Of course it is; especially if …

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Classical weddings will never get outdated as elegance is always fashionable and there are many couples that have sophistication as the sole purpose of their wedding. Black and white have always done the trick when a traditional wedding is your aim, and, today we shall approach an important aspect of it: the magic of black …

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I guess you though that nothing is easier than purchasing your wedding cake. Well, we believe you didn’t want to hear this from us, but in order to find the right cake you must find the right wedding cake baker. So, you would better read the following lines, because it will prove to be very …

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What’s so great about wedding cakes in our days is the fact that you can totally make the difference through them and they cannot be compared with the sweet pieces from the last years – with these you sure make the difference and it can be seen like a card for your bridal day. So, …

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Passed are the times in which each wedding reception had to follow the same classical patterns and the wedding cake only consisted in a big mass of cream and adorned probably with exotic fruits. Now is the right time for experimenting, for using your creativity and imagination, because everything seems possible in these days and …

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