There are so many wedding cake designs around, but the floral wedding cake has to be one of the prettiest. So it’s no wonder you are considering using flowers in your cake design.
But, just how do you create the perfect wedding cake with flowers? I have a round-up of some of the most beautiful floral wedding cake ideas so you can get totally inspired.
Grab your cake fork, we’re off to check them out!
Don’t forget to check that the flowers and petals you use on your wedding cake are safe to eat and non-toxic! Be sure to check with your flower supplier, florist or cake baker.
Petal Wedding Cake Ideas
Petal cakes are the hottest new trend on the cake scene, move over naked wedding cakes, the petal bake has landed. What’s not to love? The prettiest edible flowers, lots of colour and so very boho.
1. Pressed & Natural
This divine cake uses both pressed flowers and natural flowers which creates real texture.
2. Flowers With Height
This towering beauty of a bake has flowers which add whimsy height.
3. Pressed Foliage
Leaves, greenery and foliage make a really beautiful addition to a flower cake. It helps to mute the tones and add an earthy feel.
4. Whole Stems
This cake uses single stems to create a wildflower meadow feel. So pretty!
5. Asymmetric Blooms
Petals don’t need to completely cover your sponge, to save money and time add them sparingly.
6. One Colour
Floral cakes don’t have to be multicolour, choose one bloom or tone and go town. Add a ribbon for an extra flourish.
Take individual petals and create a confetti effect on a plain white cake.
Fresh Wedding Flower Cake Ideas
Fresh flowers have long been used as cake decoration and they can look beautiful. A great benefit to using florals is that they can really help to tie in your wedding theme to your cake.
8. Buttercream Cake
If you are planning on having a rough iced, buttercream cake, flowers make for the perfect decor.
9. Semi Naked Cake
For a simple wedding cake style, add white roses to a semi-naked sponge. Classic, yet modern in equal measure.
10. Painted Floral Art
Fan of floral prints and flower patterns? A painted or illustrated cake may be ideal rather than real flowers, or have both!
Choose a kaleidoscope of vibrant blooms to decorate a plain white sponge.
If you aren’t 100% sure flowers are right for your cake, how about a tropical vibe? Use tropical flowers, leaves and modern icing.
13. Earth Tone
How about this floral cake for a statement? Large blooms in earthy tones look spectacular!
14. Gold Splatter Cake
A dainty gold splatter effect adds a metallic touch to this flower-adorned cake design.
15. Floral Bottom Tier
Create a moment on the bottom tier with all the gorgeous flowers.
Make a posy flower arrangement to attach to your cake, it’s like a topper brought to the front and centre.
Take inspiration from your wedding season. How gorgeous is this spring blossom cake idea?
18. Floral Middle Tier
Use flowers between your cake tiers for a unique style.
19. Sweeping Flowers
Create a sweeping flower decoration with florals going around your sponges.
20. Golf Leaf
Gold leaf works so well with real flowers in a cake design, a match made in heaven.
21. All The Florals
If flowers on your cake aren’t enough, add a flower wall backdrop too!
Sugar Flower Wedding Cake Ideas
Sugar flowers can look incredibly lifelike, last longer and don’t wilt. This makes them a popular choice for couples in their wedding cake design. Shall we take a look at some?
22. Colourful Cupcakes
Cupcakes at weddings are always a treat and these floral ones look so pretty!
23. Invisible Tier
How striking is this modern cake thanks to its invisible tier, architectural orchids and gilded edging?
24. Botanical Press
How about a leaf press cake effect? It’s perfect for flowers or foliage decor, without the actual plants themselves. Genius.
25. Matching Cakes
If one floral cake isn’t enough, have a matching pair of cakes for each of you. Decorated with blooms of course.
26. Flower Topper
Give your cake the ultimate topper with stunning sugar flowers.
27. Grey & White
Flower cakes don’t have to be bold and bright, such as with this grey and white design.
Dried Flower Wedding Cake Ideas
Dried flowers have been a huge trend in weddings, so of course I’ve seen them gracing some super stylish bakes. Ready to check them out?
Tying in ombre icing with autumn wedding flowers looks epic.
29. Rustic Cake
This rustic wedding cake with a simple dried flower hoop, is simple yet so chic.
30. Pampas Grass
Pampas grass is a massive hit in the wedding world and this hoop-style decoration looks amazing.
31. Hoop Topper
Take a metal hoop and attach dried flowers to it for a DIY wedding cake topper idea.
32. Fruit & Flowers
Dried fruit teamed with florals gives scent and a taster to the flavour of your cake too.
Pastel tones always look lovely on wedding cakes. Add some pretty blooms for an extra touch of style.
Dried dainty blooms like gypsophila and astilbe can look so gorgeous with their light and airy feel.
And so we have it, all the floral wedding cake ideas you’ll ever need to create your dream flower cake design. Hooray!
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