Trends change at lightning speed. Just 2-3 years ago, elegant tiered white cakes with fruit and floral decorations were at the peak. But there were so many of them and, let's be honest, they all looked alike, so people started searching for new, unconventional options. And thanks to ingenious pastry chefs, today newlyweds have a huge choice among unique, non-boring cakes with modern designs. For more inspiration, below are 6 bold cake trends for those who are not afraid to go with something outside the box.
These cakes are made the way your favorite grandmother used to bake: a few layers, buttercream frosting, and unpretentious decor. Speaking of decor: these cakes are usually decorated with ruffles, frills, lace and cherries. Do not be afraid that it will look extra: the more colors and patterns, the cooler.
Traditional Italian Milefogile Cakes
All that is ingenious is simple, and Italian cakes prove it. Sandy dough, cream cheese, berries, and fruit - nothing is superfluous in this dessert, that is why it is perfect. These cakes are ideal for large-scale weddings as there are enough pieces for all the guests and even for their univited plus-ones.
Couples want to make their wedding special, and it's not just about the overall atmosphere, but also the details (like the cake). Pastry chefs come up with new creative solutions, trying to surprise newlyweds (and many of cakes are so breathtaking). Majestic cakes with unusual shapes and textures are now very popular. One does not want to cut and eat them, because they look nothing less than a true work of art.
This cake looks like a little fuzzy monster. And the secret is the piping technique, which makes this dessert “hairy”. This is perhaps the most controversial option, but, no doubt, this one is so eye-catchy.
These toy cakes first appeared in South Korea. But today they are known all over the world because they are total eye-catchers. Colorful designs, fun captions, and unconventional prints - everything about this cake is pretty amazing. Also, this minimalist cute option is perfect for a small intimate wedding as it is small but festive.
Pressed Flowers Cakes
This is a perfect alternative to boring cakes with voluminous flowers. The wildflowers, which are most often used as decor, make it delicate and very photogenic. This option looks more neat, stylish and minimalistic, which is why it has been a big trend for a long time.