On-trend finishing touches for your wedding cake

Transform your cake into a work of art with these on-trend finishing touches.

F R I L L  S E E K E R

IMAGE | Jenni Browne Photography

Ruffles aren’t just a huge sartorial look this year – they’re big news for cakes, too!

 

B R U S H  S T R O K E S

Painted thistles cake (POA) Rosewood Cakes

For an artsy vibe, your cake designer can hand-paint anything on the icing, from a floral design to a bespoke illustration. Then you can offer everyone a (master) piece.

 

B E S T  D R E S S E D

‘The Bride’s Dress’ (£480) Sugar and Spice

From pearls to lace-effect and sugarcraft that mimics the embroidery, you can have a cake designed to match your dress!

 

T O T A L L Y  F O I L E D

’24 Carat’ (£639) Classic Touch Cakes

Add a decedent touch to proceedings by having some tiers encased in edible gold leaf. Rose gold and silver are equally as striking, and you can even get edible sequins for full-on glamour.

 

D R I P  F E E D

Nearly naked salted caramel popcorn cake (£75) Three Sisters Bake

Drip cakes have been taking over our Insta feeds for a while, and make the perfect addition to a dessert table.

 

C H A L K  I T  U P

‘Chalkboard’ (£245) A Bonnie Wee Cake

If you’ve incorporated chalkboard signage into your day, you can carry the style right through to your cake thanks to this clever icing technique.

 

Take a look at some fantastic Scottish wedding cake designers in our online directory!