Perfectly Rustic Wedding Desserts

by HannahN

More and more, brides are looking for uniquely delicious desserts to replace (or to add to) the traditional tiered wedding cake. We were inspired by the homey feel of these 6 options that are perfectly suited for a warm and rustic wedding. They remind us of the decadent delights that our grandmothers and moms would make for us, and of the tastes and flavors that make us feel welcome and like we are home. Give in to your sweet side and enjoy browsing through the desserts below! Be sure...

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25 Delightful Wedding Cakes with Cascading Florals

by Azure

Ready to see some truly delectable wedding cakes almost too pretty to eat? When it comes to selecting the perfect dessert for your big day, you can't go wrong with classic cake styles adorned with romantic florals. And beloved bakers like Ron Ben-Isreal, Sylvia Weinstock, The Caketress, and Sweet & Saucy Shop (among others) have mastered the art of blooming wedding cakes! Here are 25 delicious designs sure to make your mouth water... Once you're done swooning, click Pin It to...

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5 Simple, Stunning Wedding Cakes

by Brooklyn Bride

Sometimes with wedding cakes I think less is more....these couple of culinary confections go to show that you can take a simple white cake and just dress it up enough to make it simply stunning. How do you like? Which cake would be perfect for your wedding?

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Wedding Cake Crush: Ron Ben-Isreal

by Azure

When it comes to amazing wedding cakes, no one does it like Ron Ben-Isreal! He first caught Martha Stewart's eye while showcasing his incredible confections in a New York City window display, and the rest (as they say) is history. I've long been a fan of Ron's work, but what I love even more is that his personality is as sweet as his one-of-a-kind desserts. He doesn't let having his own show on Food Network (Sweet Genius), being dubbed the 'Manolo Blahnik of wedding cakes', or his...

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Go Wedding Cake + Topper Crazy

by Azure

We've noticed lately that brides love cute cake toppers! And whether you go classic, romantic, or totally offbeat, you'll want a wedding cake topper that does your expensive reception confection justice! Now, if you're a cake topper lover, choosing just one may prove to be difficult. But no need to worry, because we've got the perfect solution to share with you today! If you opt for a reception dessert spread featuring multiple small wedding cakes (rather than one grand cake), you...

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Candy Wedding Cakes— Oh So Sweet!

by Brooklyn Bride

Who doesn't like candy? These wedding cakes are definitely made a bit more playful with a candy coating....the skies the limit when it comes to decorating! Which of these candy-coated wedding cakes makes your sweet tooth stand at attention? Post a comment below or send us a tweet!  

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Creative wedding cake inspiration from Erica OBrien

by Azure

  Special to OneWed by Erica O'Brien of Erica Obrien Cake Design The inspiration for you wedding cake can come from just about anywhere: a family heirloom that has gret sentimental value, a fabulous print that works with your wedding colors, or the décor from the restaurant where you had your first date. If you’re not sure how to interpret your inspiration into a cake design, consult with your baker. Most cake designers today are artists as well as bakers and can help...

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Beyond the Wedding Cake: Alternative Desserts

by Courtney

Looking for a sweet treat for guests in addition to your wedding cake?  Maybe you want to do away with the tiered tradition altogether?  Cupcakes, pies, candy tables and tiers of doughnuts are fun alternatives, but let’s face it, by now they’ve lost their uniqueness in the world of weddings.  Below are some of our (not too-overly done) alternatives to wedding cakes. Milk and Cookies: Perfect for the DIY bride whose mom makes a fantastic cookie, or for the bride with the...

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Wedding Cake Toppers that are Out of This World!

by Azure

Now that you've seen some of the most gorgeous wedding cakes around (cakes suitable for every style of wedding), let's talk cake toppers! Cake topper extraordinaire Concarta creates an exact replica of the bride and groom, handmade from paper. The details on these toppers are incredible. Just check out the rhinestone-embellished bridal belt above! From the groom's glasses to the bride's scalloped wedding dress, Concarta's bride and groom toppers are the icing on the wedding...

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Prince William’s Royal Wedding: Let Them Eat (Wedding) Cake!

by Azure

As Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding date (April 29th, 2011) fast approaches, speculation about the royal wedding details has hit a fever pitch! One hot topic that everyone is buzzing about- the wedding cake! The National Wedding Show in London features the crème de la crème of wedding cake designers, and today, we've got the royal wedding cake take from Rachel Willow (see a sampling of her beautiful bespoke cake confections below) of Planet Cake! Rachel predicts that...

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