Wedding Cakes

Wedding Cakes

Find the inspiration for your perfect wedding cake. Browse our collections of wedding cake ideas, wedding cupcake ideas and more in our galleries.
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Tammy Elliot interviews Sylvia Weinstock in New York.Photographs by Tommy Martin Tammy Elliot, President of Perfect Wedding Guide, recently sat down for a conversation with Sylvia Weinstock. Sylvia, known as Queen of Cakes, has been creating cake masterpieces since the mid 70's. She has attracted a star-studded clientele that includes Donald Trump, Michael Douglas & Katherine Zeta-Jones and Mariah Carey, to name a few. Part I of the Sylvia Weinstock interview Below is Part II of the interview. Tammy: After you decide the filling and match )
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Tammy and Sylvia WeinstockPhotographs by Tommy Martin Tammy Elliot, President of Perfect Wedding Guide, recently sat down for a conversation with Sylvia Weinstock. Sylvia Weinstock Cakes has been creating cake masterpieces since the mid 70's. She has attracted a star-studded clientele that includes Donald Trump, Michael Douglas & Katherine Zeta-Jones and Whitney Houston & Bobby Brown, to name a few. Part I of the Sylvia Weinstock interview Part II of the Sylvia Weinstock interview Below is Part III of the interview. Tammy: In terms of the )
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Sylvia Weinstock flips through Perfect Wedding GuidePhotographs by Tommy Martin Tammy Elliot, President of Perfect Wedding Guide, recently sat down for a conversation with Sylvia Weinstock. Sylvia Weinstock Cakes has been creating cake masterpieces since the mid 70's. She has attracted a star-studded clientele that includes Ron Howard, Robert De Niro, Liam Neeson and Mariah Carey, to name just a few. Part I of the Sylvia Weinstock interview Part II of the SylviaWeinstock interview Part III of the Sylvia Weinstock interview Below is Part IV )
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Wedding cakes are a tradition as old as weddings themselves. In recent years, brides and grooms have begun to incorporate more modern themes into the wedding ceremony and receptionforgoing many of the customary bridal practices of generations past. However, the symbolic wedding cake seems to be the one tradition that couples will always include in the wedding celebration. Here at Perfect Wedding Guide, we've put together a gallery of wedding cakes pictures to browse through as well some useful tips to assist you in choosing a wedding )
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When it comes to your wedding, a modern wedding cake can be as elegant as a traditional one. Gone are the days of mandatory multi-tiered white cakes. Why limit yourself? Your wedding cake should be a beautiful work of confectioner's art. After all, its design and detail will live in wedding cakes pictures, as well as the memories of friends and family.Although essential, there's more to consider than just good taste. Exotic flavors, textures and shapes can add romance and reflect your sophistication and sense of style. Bakers are more than )
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Today's wedding cake is no longer a simple vehicle to serve dessert to your guests . . . it can be the finaldetail carrying out your wedding theme and very often a work of art! This is evident in the inspiring galleries of wedding cakes pictures. Ever wonder how a wedding cake like this is made? We did too! So we recently sought out to find out how. There are approximately 25 steps involved in making a wedding cake, and that is only for a 3-tier cake. The first major step to making a wedding cake is baking. Mid-week the layers of the cake )
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To find the right shape of wedding cake for your reception, take a cue from the tone and or theme of your wedding. Here, we discuss 5 basic wedding cake shapes to help you select the perfect option for your big day and can also be seen in our gallery of wedding cakes pictures. TiltedThis whimsical shaped confection is perfect for the couple who isn't afraid to really stand out. Think Alice in Wonderland. While tilted cakes have a wobbly look to them, each tier is crafted securely in place. Play up your tilted cake with fun, striking colors )
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Finding a wedding cake is an important wedding planning task. Since your wedding cake will be spotlight of the wedding reception and wedding cakes pictures, choosing a baker or pastry chef will take a little know-how. Here, five critical questions to ask your cake baker about your wedding reception centerpiece. How long have you been in business? You'll want to select a seasoned cake baker to create your confections as opposed to someone who is just starting out in the business. Ask to see a portfolio of their work and a business license )
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If the wedding cake takes center stage, then consider these additional confections as stage hands for the main event. Here, six additional cakes to showcase with your wedding planning. Including any of these wedding cakes pictures will only complement your last a life-time Wedding Album of memories. The groom's cake: While most groom's cakes are chocolate, there are hundreds of options in filling and flavor for the grooms cake. It should reflect your guys' taste and personality.Personal mini-wedding cakes: Individual cakes placed at each )
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Presentation is just as important as taste. Here, a few embellishments and designs to turn any wedding cake and wedding cakes pictures from drab to fab. FlowersAdding fresh flowers to a wedding cake is a classic design element that cake bakers and pastry chefs often use. Incorporate blooms from your bouquet or colorful petals to coordinate with your wedding planning decor. Or, if you prefer, ask your pastry chef to recreate sugar flowers to add a beautiful, and edible, touch to your cake. Flavors and fillingsLet your wedding cake flavor )
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Here, a list of wedding cake questions and answers to help you determine your options for the big day and your wedding cakes pictures. Q: How do I keep the top tier of the wedding cake fresh for my one year anniversary? A: Your baker or caterer can remove the top tier of the wedding cake and wrap it in plastic for you to freeze. Once you get home, you transfer the cake into a container to shield against freezer burn. Q: What are some wedding planning ideas for decorating the table where the wedding cake is displayed? A: You can take )
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Other than the wedding gown, there is no more recognized symbol of a wedding than the wedding cake. Cakes have become spectacular works-of-art that express your style and often take center stage of your overall wedding decor. And when have you glanced through wedding albums without seeing wedding cakes pictures. Here are some ideas to make your cake look spectacular: Take inspiration from your wedding gownThe shape of the lace and embellishments in your gown can become a great foundation for the design on your cake.Add some colorAsk the )
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How many times have you eaten forgettable wedding cake? With the wonderfully talented pastry chefs out there serving the wedding industry, there is no reason any bride should have a wedding cake with mediocre flavor. Here are some ideas for working with your pastry chef to create a really delicious wedding cake that tastes as good as the wedding cakes pictures.Select a variety of cake flavorsMost pastry chefs will allow you to choose different flavors of cake for each tier at very little or no additional cost. Add flavor and interest with )
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Finalizing your wedding cake selection soon for your wedding planning? Viewing wedding cakes pictures will be one of your first steps, but certainly not the last. Be sure to include these eight important details with your cake baker before you sign for it. 1. Contact Information: Name, email address, and phone numbers for the baker.2. Point Person(s): Names of all persons assigned to delivery and set-up of the wedding cake 3. Delivery details: Date, time, address of wedding reception. 4. Cake confirmations: Cake shape, cake flavor, number )
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