A wedding cake is a symbol of celebration, its culmination. It can be a real work of art, which is made by a high professional and master of his craft. Original wedding cakes are decorated in different ways: with icing, marzipan, chocolate. These materials make colorful bouquets, figures or ornaments. Classic culinary products for the wedding are made single-layer, double-layer or multi-layer, and are installed on special stands.
Design Ideas for Original Wedding Cakes
Original cakes for a wedding are a high flight of designer imagination, a source of pride for the newlyweds and the joy of the guests. Ideas for their creation are born thanks to the beauty of the bride, an unusual wedding dress, a bouquet of the bride or her original jewelry. They are implemented in tiers of dessert, sweet figures, delicious filling and non-standard appearance of the product. Watch the video below for unusual wedding desserts made by skillful pastry chefs.
Masters make unusual things out of sugar mastic: bouquets, leaves, branches, cars, houses and even castles that one does not feel like eating so as not to spoil a work of art. The place where the newlyweds celebrate the celebration can also influence the design of the wedding cake. For example, confectioners in desserts for weddings easily embody the marine theme, decorating them with delicious ones:
- a variety of marine life;
- crests of waves;
Decorated with original figures
A wedding dessert symbolizes the beginning of a sweet life for newlyweds, so the culinary masters make every effort so that each product harmoniously combines new and original ideas. The cake is traditionally decorated with figures of the groom and the bride, which are distinguished by creative improvisation and imagination. Magic ideas come during the creation of a masterpiece: a couple is dancing or skiing, the bride is waiting for the chosen one in the tower, or the groom is climbing to it from the lower tier to the upper.
When the celebration of the wedding promises to be crowded, the newlyweds order two or three-tier cakes, each «floor» which form, color, filling, impregnation and cream are different. The original idea is a falling dessert, the tiers of which look like they are about to fall. Such a dessert will not leave anyone indifferent, and each guest will definitely try a piece of this culinary miracle. An interesting solution is the falling cake-ladder, along which the groom from the lower tier tries to get to the bride, who is at the top.
Eco-friendly wedding cake
Newlyweds, imbued with the ideas of ecology and carefully respecting its gifts, order eco-cakes for the wedding. The main idea of ecological desserts is to use only natural ingredients in the preparation and design of the product, so such goodies are not bright. Eco-style involves the use of wildflowers, spikelets and other natural materials in the decor.
In the form of a castle or tower
Recently, among the newlyweds, there is a fashion to order for the wedding of the cake in the form of the Eiffel Tower, the castle of the princess, famous monuments of architecture. Confectioners decorate a multi-tiered dessert without whatnots into any idea, which is why the confectionery masterpiece takes on a fabulous look. The snow-white tower made of cream looks great without a hint of any color or a Japanese castle, decorated with beautiful patterns and sakura branches.
Layered cake on original coasters
Multilevel treats look attractive and original at the wedding. Some parts are placed on special stands. The wedding dessert of an unusual form looks especially festive, in which contrasting tiers are interconnected by stately columns or located not on top of each other, but in opposite planes. Confectioners cover the plastic stand with protein glaze or fit with mastic in the English manner, creating a visual integrity of the entire product.
Cake in the form of a wedding dress
If the newlyweds do not want the classic figures on the dessert, they are offered the original idea of decorating the wedding dessert in the form of a bride's dress, which will exactly repeat her wedding dress. The confectioner in his edible creation completely recreates the bride’s dress, applying color mastic layer by layer with ruffles, lace and fabric folds. An integral part of such a culinary masterpiece is the veil, bouquet and jewelry of the newlywed.
Photo of original wedding cakes
Modern masters of confectionery art do not limit the bride and groom in their choice, allowing you to recreate absolutely any cakes. You only need to provide a photo of the selected masterpiece or describe it in detail. Here are some of the most original ideas:
- Travel Club: airplanes, boats, suitcases.
- Everlasting childhood using your favorite cartoon characters.
- Realm of horror: zombies, the dead and other evil spirits.
- Village theme: straw, pets.
- Sweet wedding cars.