Archive for August, 2015

14 Fabulous Alternatives (and Add Ons) to Wedding Cake

On your wedding day serve desserts that reflect your taste and style. If you’re not a let them eat cake couple, here are 14 wedding cake alternatives you might want to consider. If you’re still on the fence, these yummy treats also make fun dessert options in addition to your wedding cake.

1. Cotton Candy is fun, whimsical and oh so sweet.

cotton candy

 

2. Warm Fried Zeppole is so inviting.

fried zeppole

 

3. Junk food junkies will love these hostess cakes.

hostess cakes

 

4. Who doesn’t love a s’more?

 

s'mores

 

4. Chocolate lovers will embrace a flowing fountain of goodness.

chocolate fountain5. Keep energy up for dancing with a candy bar.

candy bar

6. Creme brulee is so comforting and indulgent.

creme brulee

7. Guests will love the rich sweetness of bananas foster.

bananas foster

8. Crepes, Nutella, whipped cream and nuts – yum!

crepes

10. ┬áDonuts aren’t just for breakfast!

donuts

 

11. A variety of parfaits is colorful and delicious.

parfaits

 

12. Celebrate with a slice of pie.

pie

13. Opt for cupcakes.

cupcakes

14. Or separate cakes in place of multi-tiers.

three single layer cakes

 

 

 

 


Choosing a Cake Topper

Mr. and Mrs. Cake Topper

The wedding cake isn’t just for dessert, it typically has a place of honor during the reception adding to the decor. So highlight it with a cake topper that reflects your style. Gone are the days of the traditional bride and groom figurines. Now there are so many options – lush and sugar flowers, modern monograms, fresh fruit, and whimsical features. Here is some inspiration.

Monogram Cake Topper

Monogram Cake Topper

 

initial cake topper

Initial Cake Topper

 

Saying Cake Topper

Saying Cake Topper

sugar flower cake topper

Sugar Flower Cake Topper

 

fresh flowers cake topper

Fresh Flowers Cake Topper

fresh fruit cake topper

Fresh Fruit Cake Topper

 

theme cake topper

Theme Cake Topper

 

theme cake topper

Theme Cake Topper

 

wooden carved figurine

Wooden Carved Figurine

 

love birds cake topper

Love Birds Cake Topper

 

custom cake topper

Custom Cake Topper

 

whimsical cake topper

Whimsical Football Cake Topper

 

whimsical cake topper fishing

Whimsical Fishing Cake Topper

 

whimsical cake topper motorcycle

Whimsical Motorcycle Cake Topper

 

Whimsical Flag Cake Topper