Wedding Cakes & Toppers
46 Naked Cakes for Your Wedding
These cakes are frosting-free and wedding-worthy.AdvertisementAdvertisementGallery
Wedding S'mores Desserts That Guests Will Want S'more Of
Some more s'mores, please.
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25 Unique Wedding Cake ToppersWedding cake toppers are a little touch that can make a big impact.
11 DIY Wedding Cake Ideas That Will Transform Your TiersSteal these wedding cake decorating ideas and instructions for eye-catching confections.
34 Small Wedding Cakes With a Big PresenceMini confections and one-tiered wedding cakes we could just eat up.
39 Amazing Dessert Tables
The Real Cost of Serving Multiple Wedding Cakes at Your Reception
41 Fresh Floral Wedding CakesThese desserts showcase flowers that are stems and petals above the rest.
16 Rustic Wedding Cakes We're LovingSee our favorites, from naked cakes to faux bois-frosted beauties.
29 Chocolate Wedding Cake Ideas That Will Blow Your Guests' MindsFrom mini chocolate cupcakes to show-stopping chocolate cake masterpieces, these recipes bring the beloved flavor to any wedding event.
Nontraditional (But Awesome) Ideas for Your Wedding DessertPost
Darcy's Diary: What I'm Loving This Week
Find out what our editor-at-large Darcy Miller is obsessed with—from a charitable registry to ways to reuse your wedding flowers.Post
How to Preserve the Top Tier of Your Wedding Cake
Bakery experts give us the scoop on savoring your cake past the wedding-day slice.Gallery
8 Fresh Summer Wedding Color Palettes (and How to Pull Them Off!)
The best color combination inspiration for a summer wedding.Gallery
15 Wedding Cake Accents That Aren't Floral
Go avant-garde with your cake décor.Feature
Lucky Wedding Ideas
Fate smiled on you two when you found each other. And these chic twists on auspicious day-of traditions are meant to keep the good fortune coming, as long as you both shall live.Feature
The New Naked Cake
Here's a new take on naked wedding cakes: These scantily clad yet elegant creations have piped accents, drizzled glazes, or other details that add allure—and leave a little something to the imagination.
A pretty buttercream border is like a string of pearls: ladylike, even if that's all you've got on. Here, blood-orange and passion-fruit curds hide between layers of tinted vanilla pound cake, with dotted buttercream providing chic cover. The cakes are baked slightly larger than the desired finished sizes so the browned edges can be trimmed, revealing the vibrant tiers.Post
Japanese Sponge Cakes Recipe
Inspired by the patterned cake rolls popular in Japan, these individual sponge roulades by Wendy Kromer-Schell can show off any personalized design or monogram—it gets baked right into the batter. Each is filled with luscious lemon-ginger mousse to suit the Asian-inspired cakes.Post
DIY Cake Pulls: A Lucky Wedding Tradition
Cake: It's always the sweetest part of the evening. But to make it even more enchanting, we've reworked the southern tradition of "cake pulls"—fortune-telling charms on ribbons that each bridesmaid tugs out of the confection—to give guests a peek at the future.Recipe
White-Chocolate Pistachio CakeThis extraordinary cake features airy layers of pistachio sponge cake a re nestled in cloudlike white-chocolate mousse layered with pistachio cream, and it's served with pistachio gelato.Recipe
Blackberry Buttermilk CakeThis fruit-filled creation is perfect for a springtime affair.Recipe
Tiny Brownie Wedding CakesStacked mini brownie cakes can replace a wedding cake or be part of the dessert buffet. Decorate these with royal icing, sanding sugar, grated coconut, or confectioners' sugar.Video
Devil's Food CakeChef Alain Roby takes baking to new heights with a 6-foot-2-inch devil's food cake.Gallery
10 Gluten-Free Wedding Desserts
So your bread-free friends can enjoy dessert too!Gallery
11 Wedding Cake Swaps Guests Will Love
A few of the industry's best vendors share their favorite alternatives to the traditional wedding cake.Gallery
7 Things We're Loving Right Now
Senior Editor Brooke Porter Katz shares the hidden wedding gems that she loves right now.AdvertisementAdvertisementGallery
The 20 Best Wedding PiesWe've rounded up our favorite pie ideas to inspire your wedding dessert.Gallery
Wedding Dessert Ideas for Chocolate Lovers
For the couple with a serious sweet tooth.Post
Darcy's Diary: 3 Things I Love This Week
Find out what Martha Stewart Weddings Editorial Director Darcy Miller is obsessed with right now. We have a feeling you'll get inspired for your own big day.