Hand-Painted Wedding Cakes You Have To See

Hand-Painted Wedding Cakes You Have To See | CHWV

20 hand-painted wedding cakes to suit every wedding theme.

It’s going to be on display all day, so why not make your wedding cake a centrepiece in its own right? Take inspiration from these stunning painted wedding cakes to take your guests' breath away.

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Vintage wedding cakes

Opt for muted pastel tones and team painted decoration with sugar flowers for a wonderfully vintage twist.

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Image courtesy of We Are The Clarkes

 

Tie your cake in with your theme through the painted design. The love birds here could become themes for your table names and even feature on your invitations.

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Image courtesy of Tortebella

 

If you adore dainty details, choose a painted icing background to showcase the exquisite finishing touches on your cake.

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Image courtesy of CakeBox

 

Another beautifully vintage design, detailed flowers will instantly add romance to hand-painted wedding cakes.

Hand-Painted Wedding Cakes You Have To See - Vintage wedding cakes | CHWV

Image courtesy of Matthew Bishop Photography

 

Remember that it's not only images a cake decorator can add to your painted wedding cakes. Sentimental phrases are also a lovely touch.

Hand-Painted Wedding Cakes You Have To See - Vintage wedding cakes | CHWV

Image courtesy of Nashville Sweets

 

Duck egg blue, dove grey and glimmers of gold... this wedding cake is almost too pretty to eat!

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Image courtesy of 2 Brides Photography

Boho wedding cakes

Perfect for a summer wedding, the bright and blousy painted blooms on this cake pop against a metallic gold tier.

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Image courtesy of Cake Ink

 

Planning a bohemian big day? You'll love laid-back, chunky brushes of colour to decorate hand-painted wedding cakes. Perfectly imperfect, we think!

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Image courtesy of Ivy Road Photography

Rustic wedding cakes

Painted wedding cakes don't get prettier than this for a rustic wedding. The ditsy design of meadow flowers creates a relaxed and romantic style for this cake.

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Image courtesy of Blushing Cook

 

Watercolour wedding cakes are oh-so dreamy. And when teamed with delicate ruffles and a painted sugar flower, we can't get enough of them.

Hand-Painted Wedding Cakes You Have To See - Rustic wedding cakes | CHWV

Image courtesy of For Goodness Cakes

 

This hand-painted wedding cake is as whimsical as it gets - a must for any country wedding.

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Image courtesy of Mimolo

 

Rustic weddings will suit painted wedding cakes with an understated, rural theme perfectly. The warm, sunset tones make this design perfect for an autumn wedding, too.

Hand-Painted Wedding Cakes You Have To See - Rustic wedding cakes | CHWV

Image courtesy of Jen Fariello Photography

 

Furthermore, you could also play with texture. For example, you could pair painted foliage with three-dimensional sugar blooms.

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Image courtesy of Rosewood Cakes

Glamorous wedding cakes

For total opulence, how about painted wedding cakes with a nod to the geode trend? Softly painted decoration gives the crystal effect a gentler, more romantic look.

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Image courtesy of Claire Owen Cakes

 

If you're tying the knot with a contemporary country house celebration, you'll love wedding cake ideas as luxe as this.

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Image courtesy of Magnolia Photography

 

Likewise, choosing decorations painted in glossy, metallic colours will instantly make them pop from the smooth sides of the cake.

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Image courtesy of Adrienne Photography

Watercolour wedding cakes

Because each tier requires a lot of decoration, a cake like this will cost you more. But the incredible effect of watercolour wedding cakes combined with a whimsical pattern is unforgettable.

Hand-Painted Wedding Cakes You Have To See - Watercolour wedding cakes | CHWV

Image courtesy of Starbird Bakehouse

 

Watercolour wedding cakes can have a minimalistic vibe too! This stylish cake proves that less really can be more.

Hand-Painted Wedding Cakes You Have To See - Watercolour wedding cakes | CHWV

Image courtesy of Whipped Bakeshop

 

Another twist on watercolour designs, why not choose a bold berry tone to contrast the pure white icing? Simple, yet stunning.

Hand-Painted Wedding Cakes You Have To See - Watercolour wedding cakes | CHWV

Image courtesy of Winifred Kriste Cake

 

Now you've got a flavour for these picturesque hand-painted wedding cakes, take a look at these 18 hanging cakes. They're guaranteed to give your wedding cake ideas the wow factor!

 

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