Yum…the tasty part of your wedding: the cake.
We all love cake in every shape and size; vanilla, chocolate, confetti, red velvet, the list just goes on and on. The wedding cake is a huge tradition to most couples. Wedding cakes are scrumptious and absolutely breathtaking with their personalized designs. The big question is…what to put on top to symbolize you as a couple?
Many couples like to stick with traditional cake toppers and use the small figurines that share a likeness to the bride and groom. But now days, couples are beginning to branch out and have become much more playful and imaginative with their cake toppers.
Our experts here at Historic Mankin Mansion has complied a list of new cake topper ideas that will surly make you get even more excited about cake. If that is even possible!
What better way to symbolize your new love nest than an actual birds nest? This topper is so adorable and delicate, guests are sure to swoon over it. The bird’s nest topper is great for an outdoor spring wedding. We can hear the birds chirping!
Silhouette toppers come in numerous options and are very eloquent. These toppers can be made to match just about any wedding theme and can be either romantic or playful. They are the whole package.
Couples love showing off their funny bone when it comes to cake toppers. It’s always ideal to have guests enjoying themselves and getting laughs from your cake topper will do the trick. Funny toppers can be designed in so many ways: using costumes, bobble heads, animals just to name a few. This is a great way to let your imagination run wild!
This cake topper is so charming and extremely simple. Take two pinecones, place them on top of your cake and dress them with a top hat and veil. A perfect match for an outdoors fall wedding, this cake topper is sure to make everyone smile.
Open to multiple sayings, a simple wood sign can make a huge impact. This topper is very unique and can be personalized for every wedding. Not to mention, it is breathtaking and heartfelt to look at.
Whether you keep things traditional or let your imagination go wild, we are certain your cake toppers will be a showstopper. Bon appetite!
See You Soon,
~Paula & Martin Ramirez
Paula and Martin Ramirez are the proprietors of Historic Mankin Mansion, a wedding resort just minutes from Downtown Richmond. They enjoy new restaurant finds, Virginia wines and discovering fun events and activities throughout the area for their guests.