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How to Decorate a Simple Wedding Cake

March 14, 2012 | 7 Comments

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Get ready for a sugar rush! Today, we’re bringing you inspiration on how to decorate a simple wedding cake with ten easy-to-do decoration ideas you’ll love! Your wedding cake doesn’t have to be over the top; it can be as sweet, simple, and elegant as you’d like it to be. We’re showing you how easy it is to decorate a simple wedding cake with color, fruit, flowers, tissue paper, and handmade wedding finds to make it POP, no matter what size it is. Read on for more…

Decorate a Simple Wedding Cake

how to decorate a simple wedding cake

by a fete beckons

1. Bunting Cake Decor

This pretty bunting looks great draped around a single tiered wedding cake. Handmade by A Fete Beckons.

2. Cake Jewelry

Unique cake jewelry – like this “True Love” cake banner by Lisa Leonard Designs – will decorate a simple wedding cake in style. Plus, you can reuse it after the wedding!

how to decorate a simple wedding cake

by lisa leonard designs

3. Pink Peony

June brides: utilize the beauty of those blooming pink peonies to decorate a simple tiered white cake with ease as spotted at Call Me Cupcake:

how to decorate a simple wedding cake

by call me cupcake

4. Doily Cake Toppers

Sweetly simple doily cake toppers will decorate a simple wedding cake (or even a variety of wedding cakes or pies) with help from Alder Designs.

how to decorate a simple wedding cake

by adler designs

5. Glittery Gold Cake Bunting

Love sparkly? This glittery gold cake bunting is perfect! Handmade by Ready Go Paper Studio.

how to decorate a simple wedding cake

by ready go paper studio

6. Cake Banner

This cake banner, also by Ready Go Paper Studio utilizes a bold banner in yellow with whimsical typography.

how to decorate a simple wedding cake

by ready go paper studio

7. Add Fruit!

Just add fruit! This is one of our favorite fruit topped cakes, perfect for summer weddings. It is raspberry pistachio cake and you can find out more via Camille Styles:

how to decorate a simple wedding cake

photo credit: she-n-he via camille styles

8. Tissue Paper Garland

Tissue paper garland by Alder Designs is airy and utilizes bright POPS of playful color.

how to decorate a simple wedding cake

by alder designs

9. Carnations

Pretty light pink and deep pink carnations are an easy way to decorate a simple wedding cake.

how to decorate a simple wedding cake

by call me cupcake

10. Use Icing to Decorate

Why not use ribbon icing to decorate your cake? This one is our favorite:

how to decorate a simple wedding cake

photo credit: pobke photography, cake by sugar and spice cakes, via style me pretty

If you were looking for inspiration on how to bake your own wedding cake, we have a great post here in case you missed it!

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Happy Planning!


-E.


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  • http://www.etsy.com/shop/highteaforalice Lisa Marie, High Tea for Alice

    These are adorable… I love the bunting, jewelry and very fancy icing! (Find a great aunt with a bunch of spare time who wants to get out the cake tips!) The theme of this story is Yahoo home page material… so practical, I just love it!

  • http://lover.ly/ Kellee & The lover.ly Team

    These are all great ideas! Our favorite is the fresh flowers, especially the peonies!

  • http://cwfrosting.com caroline @ c.w.frosting

    Love these ideas! We’re having a simple cake =)


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