There are lots of trend forecasts we’re interested in, there’s so much to look forward to in 2019.
There are a plethora of trend forecasts for 2019 and we are excited to learn about as many of them as possible. With no shortage of trends to look forward to, it is time that we take a closer look at the wedding cake trends that are going to be defining 2019.
We are very excited about each and every one of these trends. There are so many options for creating awesome wedding cakes, we barely have time to list them all. Cake designers are having a blast, as they reinvent the wheel and change our ideas of what is truly possible.
All sorts of new materials are being incorporated into the process. Patterns, shapes and colors that were never used before are now becoming more and more popular. If you are ready to get inspired, please take a moment to check out the following guide, so that you can find the trends that speak to you.
Ready to get inspired with our favorite wedding cake trends for 2019?
The Use of Ferns
Ferns are now being utilized by couples who are looking to replace the usual eucalyptus. Greens have been being used to create wedding cakes for years but ferns have burst onto the scene in a major way. Let’s say that the couple is looking for the perfect green to pair with their white buttercream cake. These subtle textures require the perfect choice. These cakes tend to function as the more refined sibling of the ‘rustic’ style cakes that so many couples commission for their special day.
Not a fan of the more traditional wedding cakes that are available? If so, it is time to take a closer look at the doughnut cake and everything that this choice has to offer. Those who are looking for something a bit out of the ordinary will often choose the doughnut cake. It also works for couples who are simply searching for the best way to funnel doughnuts to their guests on their special day.
It’s Time For Cheesecake!
Cheesecake aficionados who are looking to ring in their special day with their favorite treat are now in luck. We live in age where individuals can make their own choices and select the cakes that best align with their personal tastes. This is one of the best choices for couples who find themselves on the lookout for options that are not as super sweet. It sure beats putting out a wheel of cheese, doesn’t it?
The great thing about one-tiered cake is it’s a more affordable way to have multiple cakes of different styles and different flavors without an overwhelming cake display.
Any couple that is struggling to decide on an idea will definitely want to find out more about the simple pleasures that a tiered cake has to offer. These types of cakes also provide numerous options, so that couples are able to cater to the specific dietary needs of all their guests.
When guests have dietary restrictions, a couple can provide them with the best choice for their needs, without depriving themselves or their other guests. Different flavors and styles are presented, giving guests the chance to sample various types of wedding cake. What’s not to love?
Sampling Foreign Traditions
Maybe one or both members of the couple has spent time traveling abroad for their studies. Or perhaps the couple simply enjoys sampling all sorts of foreign cuisines. Lately, there has been a significant increase when it comes to couples who are willing to sample cakes that are derived from foreign countries.
Those who are in search of the best Scandinavian cakes may want to give Kransekake a try. Meanwhile, couples looking to get in touch with their Italian side may decide that millefoglie is best. This pastry is loaded with strawberries and Chantilly cream, making it a great choice for those searching for something a bit different from the norm.
Tile Inspired Cake Prints
Adding prints to cakes is a great way to pique the interest of guests. Hand painted fondant is a desirable 2019 wedding cake trend that is only gaining to gain in popularity. Couples can choose from any number of different options, including yellows, whites and blues. There is no limit to the tile inspired cake prints that you can come up with, though.
Rectangular, Narrow Cakes
Instead of going with the typical wedding cakes that loom large, why not take a closer look at the rectangular, narrow cakes that are currently all the rage? Many brides are choosing this modern cake style for their big day and for good reason. Forgoing the typical round cake tiers is a great way to stand out from the usual crowd.
These cakes can still tower over the table, so be sure to choose wisely. They are favored by brides who find themselves looking for the most modern silhouette available. They can be piled high like the traditional round tiers or you can choose something a bit more demure.
Who doesn’t love the look that edible flowers can provide? These cakes give couples the perfect chance to split the difference between being overly nostalgic and super fresh. This is a trend that is only going to gain in popularity as the years go on so be sure to get on board now! What did you think of these cake trends? Were you able to find the one that best agrees with your wants and needs? Please be sure to pass these trends along to all of the soon to be married folks in your life. These cakes are sure to inspire some good natured debate.
Have you found your favorite wedding cake trend?