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How To Create A Fabulous Fall Dessert Display

Posted by Caitlin on Sep 16, 2014

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Photo: Amanda Dumouchelle Photography

Our favorite part of this crisp-aired, colorful season? The desserts! Certain sweets just work best between late-September and mid-December, and WeddingWire’s FallBook 2014 has a complete list of what to include in your display such as favor bags and to-go boxes, bite-sized treats that aren’t cake, pretty plates, trays, and stands, and sizzling signature cocktails. Need a few extra tips and tricks? Don’t worry — cake bakers from around the country weighed in with their best decorating dos and donts and exactly how much is too much to provide for guests.

8 Cool DC Wedding Cakes

Posted by Caitlin on Apr 17, 2014

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Photos Courtesy of (from left to right): Buzz Bakery and Sweets by E

It’s always super sweet when couples cut their wedding cake during the reception, but it’s always cooler to see what it looks like on the outside and inside, right? Check out our favorite designs from local Washington, DC cake bakers like the latest trend amongst celebrities Tamra Barney and Kaley Cuoco suspending their cake in midair, even upside down, to ombre, yes it’s still in, shades from dark to light and channeling your school spirit with Georgetown Hoya toppers to creating a monogrammed logo with your new initials.

30 Delicious (And Creative!) Dessert Displays

Posted by Caitlin on Apr 09, 2014

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Photo: Fine-Tooth Comb

Dress up your delicious dessert display with something more than just cake! We don’t mean cupcakes, cake pops, cookies, candies, doughnuts, and pies, we mean decorations like signs and bunting banners that say “Let Them Eat!” and “Sweet Love,” monogrammed initials, vintage suitcases and books, or even globes. Maybe add glasses of milk or flutes of champagne too? Don’t forget the straws and cocktail napkins. See more photos here.

60 Totally Stylish Toppers For Your Wedding Cake

Posted by Caitlin on Mar 07, 2014

60 totally stylish cake toppers, wedding cake ideas and trends

 Photos (from left to right): Cory Ryan Photography

A wedding cake isn’t complete without a topper! Whether it’s a tiny version of you and your significant other in the shape of a silhouette or form of a family heirloom, a crafty bunting banner, animals (like pigs, hedgehogs, giraffes, or birds — yes, we’ve seen them all), or as simple as fresh flowers, you’ll want to browse our photo gallery for even more inspiration.

Our Favorite Wedding Cakes of 2013

Posted by Caitlin on Jan 08, 2014

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Photo: Duy Ho Photography

It was a super sweet year filled with all types of baker’s confections! From Zia and Coley’s cheese (yes, rounds) cake and Ally and Jeff’s naked cake topped with fresh strawberries to Carolina and Benjamin’s Day of the Dead-themed cake complete with skeletons and Maggie and Jason’s Auntie Anne’s soft pretzel-shaped cake, we couldn’t keep our stomachs from growling. Check out more of our top picks here.

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