The cake is the main attraction of all wedding reception. More often than not, picking out the perfect cake can take weeks if not months for the soon to be married couple. Everything from this culinary masterpiece must be well-thought from the icing’s color to the flavor up to its wedding cake topper. Brides and grooms can have fun in choosing the wedding cake topper as it can express how they feel about their wedding day.
Traditionally, you see small figures of a bride and groom on the top of the cake. Many of the brides would go to so much effort to get a wedding cake topper that resembles their hair color. This is quite a fun idea and still in vogue today.
But nowadays, in picking out this wedding accessory, the sky is the limit. Sometimes, you see a heart as the wedding cake topper which is appropriate since it symbolizes love. The designs can be made of plastic or crystal. With the crystal, you get something very elegant to top off your wedding cake although it may come as very expensive. With plastic, on the other hand, you have the opportunity to emboss it with anything such as red and gold crystals then decorate it with flowers and ribbons. This is not a problem for a very crafty bride as she can just buy a plain heart shaped topper made of plastic at any wedding store and design the wedding topper herself using a glue gun.
It is also a good idea to use monogrammed sculptures that are often customized. Here, the couple would look for a wedding cake topper that has their initials woven together. A store that sells cake toppers is also likely to order personalized things for you. You can probably even sketch out the exact design you want.
If you and your husband to be have great senses of humor and you want to show that at your reception, you may want to consider purchasing a joke wedding cake topper. They come in various hilarious styles that can definitely add a whimsical touch to your wedding reception. A very popular design is where the finely dressed bride figurine has a ball and chain strapped around the groom figurine’s ankle. Another original and fun idea for a funny wedding cake topper is where the tiny bride and groom figurines are on they’re way to take a plunge in a swimming pool.
It will probably take you a while to decide on what design you want to have but whatever that may be, make sure that you take a lot of pictures of your wonderful wedding cake. You want your wedding guests to enjoy your wedding cake but you also want to keep tangible memories of how beautiful your cake is even after it has long been eaten. Keep in mind to store the wedding cake topper somewhere that’ll allow you to glance at it once in a while so you can remember how happy you were that day.