7 Wonderful Wedding Cake Alternatives

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner of TheManRegistry.com Looking for some sweet alternatives to the traditional wedding cake and groom’s cake? Whether you’re just not that into cake or want to put a unique and personal spin on your wedding dessert, here are a few ideas to consider. 1. Macarons. Oh la la! These sweet meringue-based French confections filled with ganache or butter cream sandwiched between two cookies not only look lovely, but taste delicious. You could offer them...

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Not Your Average Wedding Cake

by Azure

Fondant or Buttercream? Three tiers or five? You'll have plenty more wedding cake questions on your mind after drooling over these totally unique confections! Did you know you could get so creative with your cake?! Which unique treat do you want to bite into??

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Personalized Sweets for Your Wedding Day

by Brooklyn Bride

  Papabubble was a fabulous find I discovered years ago near Little Italy, and I've truly been obsessed every since.  The candy flavors are totally unique, and they can customize the sweets to have your names, initials, monogram or really, whatever your heart desires!   They're great for bachelorette parties and bridal showers too, especially if you get their jumbo candy rings.   Will you incorporate custom candies into your I Do's? Photos via Head...

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Top Chef Just Desserts: Wedding Cake Challenge!

by Azure

The great wedding cake baker Sylvia Weinstock was the special guest judge on Bravo's Top Chef Just Desserts last night, and it was quite the tasty treat! Contestants were challenged to create a delicious wedding cake, but were given only an hour and a half to complete this task. There were some major flops, some drool-worthy successes, and one contestant who clearly missed the memo... instead of a regal tiered wedding cake, he presented Weinstock with a mini "engagement cake" that...

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Invite Pinkberry To Your Pre-Wedding Festivities For An Extra Tasty Treat!

by Azure

Look out, sweets-loving brides! There’s a new wedding dessert kid in town! Pinkberry, the frozen yogurt shop adored by Hollywood celebs, now brings its swirly decadence to engagement parties, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, and weddings! They’ll hand deliver their festive goodies- fresh delicious frozen yogurt, plus yummy high-quality toppings- right to your door (or your wedding venue's door!). So... you can stick with the traditional wedding cake, but why not forgo...

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Savvy Steals Winner: Custom S’Mores Favors For Your Bridal Shower Guests!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway Now I know the way to our Savvy Scoop readers' hearts... through sweet treats! This week's Savvy Steal- 25 custom s'mores favors from Sweet Lydia's- was a huge hit, but unfortunately, there can only be one winner. And the winner is... Huey-Tyng S! Congrats, Huey!! Don't forget to email SavvyScoop@OneWed.com to claim your sweet s'mores favors! *Disclosure: Savvy Steal prize donated by a paid OneWed advertiser

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2010 Wedding Trend: Wedding Cakes Gone Wild

by Azure

If you read our Top 10 Wedding Trends for 2010 blog post yesterday, you already know that when it comes to wedding cakes, fondant is out, and butter cream icing is in. But after surveying wedding experts, we learned that wedding cakes are taking a little breather in 2010... a mini hiatus of sorts. Brides will be breaking tradition, and branching out by serving alternative, yummy desserts (desserts you do not want to pass up!). Juliet Douglas of Green Orchid Events and The Vegas...

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Bubbly Bride: Midnight Madness

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride After the delicious dinner, and hours of dancing and celebrating, you guests will start to get hungry again! A big trend among brides right now is to serve a "midnight snack" as the party winds down. Tie in you and your fiance's favorite late night treat, whether it is deep dish pizza or donuts and serve your guests in style! Begin budgeting now for this snack and talking with your caterer on different possibilities for this surprise. You don't need anything...

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