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5 original wedding cake toppers | Planning 101

Updated: Jan 13, 2020

"Food, glorious Food! We're anxious to try it!"

-Oliver! The musical

Your wedding cake is one of the first things you think of besides your dress and flowers.

But how can you make a style statement with something you eat? Well in this post we will show cakes that showed off the styles of our couples.

Without a further ado let's dig in!

Original Wedding Cake Ideas

Naked Succulent Cake

This two tier cake is a marbled cake of vanilla and chocolate with exposed layers.

It is topped with a non-traditional wedding cake topper...well the absence of one and instead is topped with succulents.

Non-traditional Wedding Cake Ideas

Elegant Succulents

This is a three tier cake covered with succulents that cascade diagonally. Unlike the previous cake these succulents give the cake a splash of color and texture.

The cake was vanilla with a with fondant covering the layers allowing the vibrant green of the succulents stand out.

Wedding Cake Photos

Minecrafted Cake

This one tier cake is adorned with a minecraft recreation of the bride and groom.

This one tier butter cream frosted cake allows the couple to show a little bit of their personality. On the side are florals that matched the bride's bouquet.

Original Wedding Cakes

They Funko Popped on this cake!

This beautiful four tiered cake is stunning in design but made fun with these customized toppers.

This couple opted for customize Funko Pop bobble heads to top their gold brushed wedding cake. Along with the gold and bobble heads the cake is dressed with dainty white florals and stems.

Non-traditional Wedding Cakes

A Golden Naked Cake

This beautiful two tier cake has exposed layers and gold paint brushed on top of each layer.

This cake uses gold letters with the couples new last name as their wedding topper. The cake is also decorated with pink desert florals.

We hope this post has helped you find inspiration for your own wedding day and wedding cake!

Wedding Cake Cutting Photography


We are CineStory Films, a Wedding Videography and Wedding Photography company based in Los Angeles. Having Videographers and Photographers on our team, allows us to achieve great results consistently. Our approach is to get to know our couples on a personal level. Connecting with our clients allows us to tell their stories in a symbolic and unique way. The passion and experience we have, combined with our efficiency and professionalism, enables us to create timeless images and videos.