Food & drink

30th May 2019


6 beautiful hand-painted wedding cakes to wow your guests with

Hand painting is the new icing.


Hand-painted cakes are becoming increasingly popular in the world of weddings. Step away from the usual traditional wedding cakes and embrace this new trend in wedding cake décor – there’s no doubt your guests will be stunned.

1. A personal touch

This cake has so many adorable elements, we’re not sure where to start. From the hand-painted tree to the couple on the bench, we’re in love!

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2. A simple design

If you’re the no-theme kind of bride, and just love the idea of design meeting simplicity, this cake is a perfect example of how to pull it off.

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3. Pictorial story

A cute, hand-painted cake like this features a pictorial story of the couple’s relationship, which sure is a little unusual, but ever so romantic.

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4. Watercolours

The lightness of watercolours means they’ll create a stunning effect no matter how or where they’re used. A hand-painted watercolour-effect cake like this one is simply perfect for a spring or summer wedding.

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5. Floral theme

We love the simplicity of this cake. The hand painted colourful florals really contrast against white icing, making the details pop.

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6. An elaborate design

Of course, you can really go to town with a hand painted cake and a floral theme. This giant beauty looks worthy of an art installation.

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Image Credits

Wedding Directory