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Posted by in Wedding Cake on August 6, 2011
Over the past 15 years or so the wedding trend has changed somewhat and any reputable cake designer will have moved with the times and changed accordingly!
There are now many different types of weddings that people go for and as such the type of wedding cake has changed with these trends. No longer is there just the “Traditional Wedding” with cakes of extravagant tiers and designs, now we have registrar and licensed ceremonies, along with civil partnerships, catering for both same sex couples and the traditional husband and wife couple.
With these changes in wedding trends/ideas the requirements for different styling of cakes has also changed. In the past the majority of people always wanted the traditional three tier cake in colours matching the bridal theme set either on a cake stand or support by iced pillars. Now for the “traditional” wedding we are now also seeing requirements ranging from individual cup cakes displayed on tiers to extraordinary cakes designed in the shape of a fantasy castle and for the “Civil Partnership Wedding” the requested cakes can range from just a normal iced fruit cake inscribed with icing to individual designs such as contrasting tuxedos or a single large, butterfly shaped sponge cake. Read the rest of this entry »