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Wedding Cakes

10 Baking Tips I Learned The Hard Way

Sara Cann | Posted 07.07.2014 | Weddings
Sara Cann

I carved out some time on a Sunday when I knew I wasn't up to baking, and ended up making the wrong layer of the cake -- a layer I had already made.

These 'Naked' Wedding Cakes Are The Perfect Summer Confection

Lover.ly | Posted 07.02.2014 | Weddings

By Rachel W. Miller for Lover.ly Want to get naked on your wedding day? No, we’re not talking about a dress that shows a lot of skin... naked wed...

Who's The Happiest One at a Wedding?

Sybil Adelman Sage | Posted 06.26.2014 | Weddings
Sybil Adelman Sage

Nobody has more reason to enjoy a wedding than Sylvia Weinstock, at 84 still personally delivering cakes that cost thousands, even tens of thousands. ...

These Animal Cake Toppers Are For The Kid In All Of Us

Posted 05.16.2014 | Weddings

By Rachel Torgerson for TheKnot.com We’re not kidding. Animal wedding cake toppers are all over the place. And it’s not just the cutesy DIY...

The Cheese Lover's Answer To Wedding Cake

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 05.08.2014 | Weddings

Sure, you've heard of couples serving cheesecake at their weddings. But how about a cheese cake? No? Then allow groom Matt Wolford to open your ey...

This Woman Quit Her Corporate Job To Fulfill Her Lifelong Passion For Cakes

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 05.08.2014 | Weddings

Late last year, baker Nikki Lee of the Sydney, Australia cake shop Unbirthday took a leap of faith and left her corporate sales job in order to pursue...

These 12 Confections Are Nothing Like Your Parents' Wedding Cake

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 04.25.2014 | Weddings

If you've been to a wedding recently, you may have noticed something a little different in the dessert department: an additional cake void of tiers, f...

Hey, 'Ghostbusters' Fans: We Found Your Dream Girl

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 04.16.2014 | Weddings

Who ya gonna call when you need a totally kick-ass groom's cake? This bride! Her groom, Redditor fourloonies, posted a photo of the awesome "Ghostb...

The Internet Is Truly Baffled By This Wedding Cake

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 04.16.2014 | Weddings

A unique wedding cake designed by Clairella Cakes is causing quite the stir on Reddit. Submitted by Reddit user MonocleCats, the Redditor wrote, "...

9 Delicious Reasons To Have More Than One Cake At Your Wedding

Posted 04.11.2014 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Lover.ly Many of today's couples are forgoing the classic, towering wedding cake in favor of a few smaller varieties. We're lo...

These Stunning Wedding Confections Take The Cake

Posted 03.12.2014 | Weddings

Though it still feels like winter in many part of the country, summer is -- believe it or not -- right around the corner. To celebrate, our friends a...

18 Wedding Cakes That Prove Love Is The Best Ingredient

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

Wedding cakes are generally full of mouth-watering ingredients like vanilla buttercream, raspberry jam and chocolate ganache. But one thing can make a...

New Zealand Baker Tells Client To 'Eat Sh*t' With Poop Cake

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

New Zealand cake maker Emma McDonald is in deep doo-doo after sending a poop-shaped chocolate cake to an engagement party. McDonald, the owner of O...

Court Hears Case Of Colorado Bakery Accused Of Discriminating Against Gay Couple

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 12.04.2013 | Gay Voices

DENVER (AP) — A discrimination complaint over a Colorado bakery's refusal to make a wedding cake for a gay couple is being heard in a Denver court. ...

Cutting The Cake Didn't Go So Well For This Newlywed Couple

Posted 11.13.2013 | Weddings

We've seen some pretty epic wedding fails before, but this one might take the cake (literally). When Ken and Amanda went to cut the cake at their ...

Expert Reveals How To DIY Your Wedding Cake

Sara Cann | Posted 10.29.2013 | Weddings
Sara Cann

I started talking about how I want to decorate the cake, how I can make at least three layers, and how I'll even look into molding flowers out of fondant. Piece of cake, right?

PHOTO: Woman Tries To Sell Terrible Wedding Cake On eBay

Posted 08.13.2013 | Weddings

This is what Celia, a bride from the U.K., wanted her wedding cake to look like: Photo credit: eBay This is what she got: Photo credit: e...

Inside The 'Cake Boss' Bakery

Bridal Guide | Posted 07.17.2013 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Brides, I'm not a baker. So when I was invited to take a professional cake-decorating lesson from the pros at Carlos Bakery in Jersey City, New Jersey -- where the hit TLC show "Cake Boss" is filmed -- I leapt at the chance to learn from fourth-generation baker Buddy Valastro.

For the Love of Wedding Cake: Let That Be the Reason for the Season

Jenny Triplett | Posted 08.25.2013 | Weddings
Jenny Triplett

Forget what the dress looks like; forget the perfect time of day, forget who's singing what song and the beautiful venue. Just give me the details on the cake.

20 Ways To Save BIG On Your Wedding Cake

Posted 06.12.2013 | Weddings

By Sharon Naylor for Bridal Guide Swirls of buttercream, cascades of iced ribbons and blossoms — wedding cakes are the stuff of dreams, and it’...

Oregon Baker: 'I Believe I Have The Liberty' To Turn Away Lesbian Brides-To-Be

Posted 05.12.2014 | Gay Voices

In what appears to be part of a disturbing trend, an Oregon bakery has allegedly turned away a pair of lesbian brides-to-be who sought a wedding cake....

PHOTOS: The Most Unbelievable Wedding Cakes We've Ever Seen

Posted 05.14.2013 | Weddings

Summer wedding season is in full swing and couples tying the knot in the next few months may still be on the hunt for the perfect wedding cake. If you...

PHOTOS: 5 Incredible Wedding Cake Options

Posted 05.13.2013 | Weddings

By Rachel Wilkerson for Lover.ly Choosing your wedding cake seems like a wedding planning task that would be easy, but it can be more difficult tha...

What's Hot (and Not) in Wedding Desserts

Maggie Austin | Posted 07.07.2013 | Weddings
Maggie Austin

Ah, wedding trends. It's a daunting thing to think of how any choice will look 20 years down the road. When the puffy sleeves were almost as big as the hair, even the term "trend" can be scary! But fear not. Here are some of the hottest concepts for that very important confection.

6 Ways To Update Old School Wedding Traditions

Martha Stewart Weddings | Posted 07.03.2013 | Weddings
Martha Stewart Weddings

When it comes to incorporating wedding rituals into your big day, it's important to keep things personal. We've rounded up fresh takes on timeless traditions for you to adapt as you please.