15 Over-the-Top Wedding Cakes Slideshow

Fashionably Chic

This dramatic embellished cake was inspired by a red gown.

Macaron Mania

This Canadian bakery, renowned for their macarons, pulled out all the stops for this this chic "cake."

Marie Antoinette

This cake was created with a Marie Antoinette-themed pastel palette in mind and is topped with a Ladurée Maison, making it the perfect French import.

Cake Dress

This life-size wedding gown cake consists of 17 tiers of sponge cake, 49 pounds of sugar paste icing, and 2 pounds of royal icing, and is 6 feet tall. 

Birds of a Feather...

... stick together. Duff Goldman's Charm City Cakes embodied the "lovebirds" idea with this wedding cake.

Opposite Day

This cake was inspired by the finalizing of a divorce. The client asked for the opposite of a wedding cake: black and upside down.

The Phantom of the Opera Is There

A little dramatic, no? This golden three-tiered cake was inspired by the grand chandelier in The Phantom of the Opera.

Golden Slice

We're going to go Grecian on this one.

Love Is All Around Us

Love is literally everywhere.

The Best Cake


Bohemian Chic

Perfect for the colorful couple, the pairing of ombre blue and gold makes this one a serious stunner.


This gorgeous four-tiered cake is adorned entirely in pink champagne truffles.


We're pretty sure there's something you might like between these tiers.

Decadence at Its Best

The genius of Sylvia Weinstock was on display at this Austin wedding convention.

Feathery Fun

Subtle and soft, perfect for an all-white wedding.