Lighthouse Wedding Cakes

Food & Drinks | May 18 2010 | by Jenny | 0 Comments

Now that so many couples of today are finally deciding on a spending a romantic wedding escapade on a beautiful exotic beach, coast or tropical island, more and more unique, romantic, casual and yet stylish themed wedding cake designs and style appear.

If you are preparing for a destination wedding, you can opt for a delicious, artistic, creative and one of a kind lighthouse wedding cake. If you decide to go with this theme for your wedding cake, the guests will surely remember you and classy your wedding on top of other weddings they attended before yours.

A lighthouse wedding cake can be the most inspired choice for those of you who want something really amazing, original, whimsically romantic, eye-catching, playful, cheerful and yet very stylish. If the beach venue you choose for your wedding includes a lighthouse, then you’re lighthouse wedding cake choice will be even more inspired and suitable for the wedding décor. But a cool iced lighthouse wedding cake can make the perfect desert choice for any outdoor hot summer wedding, because it can be truly refreshing, natural and flattering.

If the wedding is to be held outdoors, don’t go with a butter-cream wedding cake because the delicious fluffy frosting it might melt under the high temps in a few minutes. Depending on your personal style, taste, preferences and vision you can choose from various designs, shapes, color-schemes, flavors, decorative elements and toppers.

But you must choose the lighthouse wedding cake according to the location, season, character, style, amplitude and budget of the wedding, just to make sure that everything will look unified and coherent. For instance, if your wedding budget allows you to have a more grandiose, expensive, sophisticated and intricate or whimsical design, opt for a wedding cake that pictures a stunning lighthouse.

For a smaller wedding budget couples can go with a lighthouse wedding cake topper that can make any beach themed wedding cake appear more artistic, striking, impressive and memorable. Use small lighthouse figurines or deco art patterns printed or painted on a wedding cake and obtain a more refined, creative, festive and playful look. A lighthouse wedding cake can fit a more casual or elegant, tropical or nature wedding, as long as the décor is beautiful constructed around this theme.

If you fancy the idea of having a lighthouse wedding cake at your wedding but you haven’t planned a beach themed wedding, have the grooms’ wedding cake shaped into a lighthouse. Use matching colors like emerald green, light blue, navy blue, deep yellow, orange, egg-white, cream, brown, gold, jeweled tones, black or maroon. Adorn the lighthouse wedding cake with thematic decorative items, like seashells, corals, starfishes, anchors, flags, light spots, herbs, tropical flowers, pearls, beadings, rhinestones, gems, sequins, ropes, nautical colored ribbons and bows.11

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