Best Of BM 2021: The 10 Prettiest Wedding Cakes

Okay, lovelies – if you’ve been fasting & green-juicing in preparation for holiday desserts this weekend, perhaps you should skip this post. We’re about to serve some irresistible slices of cake envy…

Today, we’re rounding up the most gorgeous, creative & likely delicious wedding cakes of 2021.

Cake by Laurannae Baking Co photographed by Blair Schluter featured on our Instagram

It’s no secret we have a wedding cake obsession. After all, you can still enjoy wedding cake after you’re married! From dainty little confections to majestic tall-tiered cakes like this one, we love all things sugar, butter, eggs & flour.

Planning to bake your own wedding cake? Don’t crack the eggs until you’ve read our handy & helpful guide first! And, once you’ve found the perfect #cakespiration, here are 15 pretty cake stands to display your gorgeous confection on!

Here are our favorite cakes sourced from real weddings & styled shoots on the blog, and inspiration from our Instagram & Pinterest feeds (give us a follow for continuous cake coverage!)

1. Baroque-inspired Wedding Cake

Photo by Anja Schneemann via Bridal Musings

Cake by Suesse Verzauberung photographed by Anja Schneemann featured on Bridal Musings.

2. Modern Ribbon Wedding Cake

Cake by Sainte G. Cake Company photographed by Maria Lamb featured on our Instagram.

3. French-inspired Wedding Cake

Cake by Cakes by Tayte photographed by Erin Wilson featured on Bridal Musings.

4. Garden Party Wedding Cake

Cake by The GingerSnap Cake Shop photographed by Danni LaRaia featured on Bridal Musings.

5. Winter Wedding Cake

Cake by Megan Joy Cakes photographed by Amanda Crean featured on Bridal Musings.

6. Luxurious Wedding Cake

Cake by Truffle Cake and Pastry photographed by Shotlife Studio featured on Bridal Musings.

7. Winery-Inspired Wedding Cake

Cake by Sugarhouse Cakes photographed by Lady J Memories featured on Bridal Musings.

9. Whimsical Tulle Wedding Cake

Cake by Sweet Bloom Cakes featured on our Instagram.

10. Ocean Blue Wedding Cake

Cake by Cake Me Pretty featured on our Instagram.

Need more #cakespiration? Follow our Instagram for gorgeous cakes (just be careful not to open our feed on an empty stomach!) See the rest of our best of 2021 features here.