11/17/2013 11:36 am ET

Wedding Cakes That Are Almost Too Pretty To Eat (PHOTOS)

Cutting the wedding cake is a tradition most brides and grooms look forward to on the Big Day -- and saving a slice to enjoy together on the one-year anniversary is practically a rite of passage.

But the wedding cakes below, featured in the latest issue of New York Weddings, are almost too pretty to cut into. Almost.

  • Bobby Doherty/New York
    Purple Ombre by Papillon Couture Cakes, $15 per serving.
  • Bobby Doherty/New York
    Winter Eden by Madison Lee's Cakes, price available on request.
  • Bobby Doherty/New York
    German Chocolate Jimbo by Momofuku Milk Bar, $7 per serving.
  • Bobby Doherty/New York
    Blueberry Birch by Lael Cakes, $14 per serving.
  • Bobby Doherty/New York
    Wood You Marry Me? by Butterfly Bakeshop, $9 per serving.
  • Bobby Doherty/New York
    Winter Lights by Empire Cake, $10 per serving.

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