Contemporary Wedding Cakes Almost Too Cool to Cut Into

by HannahN

It is no secret that one of the best parts of attending a wedding is getting to gorge on yummy cake! Of course, the appearance of the cake is almost as important as how it tastes. Check out these gorgeous contemporary cakes that your guests can feast their eyes on before devouring! Be sure to add your faves to your Wedding Cake Ideabooks!

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Accessorized Edible Beauties from Magnolia Bakery and BHLDN

by Claire

Magnolia Bakery and BHLDN have paired up to bring you fantastically gorgeous wedding cakes with top-of-the-line accessories. These cakes are just a tasting (no pun intended) of the most modern, creative and beautiful cakes you can find for your 2014 wedding. Geometric patterns, ombre colors and distinctive backgrounds are used to create uniquely individual cakes to fit any wedding style, albeit one with sophisticated elegance. You will probably be tempted to save all of these cakes...

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Black + White with a Modern Twist

by Azure

  Horizontal stripes might not immediately come to mind when you think about dresses to flatter your bridesmaids... but the preppy Kate Spade frocks above prove this theory wrong! And once you check out all the lovely from this San Fran real wedding captured by Josh Gruetzmacher Photography, you will surely be feeling inspired! Don't you just love how the chic striped pattern is incorporated throughout, from the bouquet and boutonnieres to the wedding reception table linens?...

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Modern Brights Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

I've been on a bright colors kick lately (maybe it's my summertime state of mind), and although modern wedding style isn't really my taste, I still love the inspiration these soirees deliver. Bold patterns, transparent ghost chairs, blank-slate venues that can be tailored to the couple's personality... what's not to like? And when I spotted this bright and beautiful styled shoot on Style Me Pretty, I was beyond inspired! I mean, who would have thought that a neon rainbow striped...

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Real Wedding Inspiration: Modern Elegance in Milwaukee

by Azure

Joanna and Jeremy's wedding at the Milwaukee County War Memorial was beyond chic! The venue boasts breathtaking views of Lake Michigan, and interesting modern architecture (designed by architect Eero Saarinen) perfect for the Midwest couple's cool modern vibe. Various shades of deep red, stark white and slate gray made up the wedding color palette, and the bride donned HOT scarlet strappy shoes adorned with big romantic blossoms (by Nina Shoes). Joanna's bridesmaids each chose...

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Personalized Wedding Portraits by Carter Kustera

by Brooklyn Bride

If you love silhouettes, but wish they were a bit more modern, then you should definitely know about Carter Kustera! A Brooklyn artist who has done work for Barney's NY and sells his work at Jonathan Adler, his silhouette paintings make amazing wedding gifts. Chad and I have a pair hanging above our bed! The commissions can be a little pricey for some, but there's good news, because he's teamed up with AOL to develop a site where you can create your OWN silhouettes using his style...

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Jewel Tones + Eco-Chic Succulents for Gorgeous California I Do’s

by Azure

Jessica and Scott were a gorgeous couple who wanted their California wedding to be simple, beautiful, and organic.  They chose a wedding color palette of rich purples and greens, picture perfect for their earhy yet sophisticated I Do's. Beautiful wedding flower arrangements were created by Bride & Bloom using lush eco-friendly succulents and romantic pink and purple flowers. The couple wanted their wedding cake to incorporate similar elements, and were blown away when Erica...

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Charcoal + Blush

by Azure

Want to mix modern with romantic for your wedding color palette? Then you'll adore the pairing of charcoal gray with blush pink and soft peach! Isn't this color combination lovely? And, it's especially perfect if you're looking to incorporate a bit of chalkboard chic into your wedding reception decor! Like or Love this sophisticated palette? Would you consider it for your I Do's?

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2013 Wedding Dresses for the Edgy Bride

by Azure

I absolutely love the high-fashion treatment that classic bridal has been getting the past few seasons. It's really refreshing to see unique gowns in unexpected colors, silhouettes, and fabrics. If you're like me and love bridal creations with a little bit of edge, I've got a new designer who will stop you in your tracks! Her name is Katharine Polk, she's just 28 years old, and honed her skills working as design assistant for Badgley Mischka Couture. Katharine's HOUGHTON collection...

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Spring-y Wedding Inspiration

by Brooklyn Bride

With Easter just over the weekend, it's hard to not be inspired by all the blooms and colors happening right now...I like how this board is colorful and modern, but still a little softer for Spring. How do you like?

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