Planning Your Reception / Cakes & Confectionery

You will want to take your time to explore all the options and enjoy lots of cake tastings... yes please! Remember too, to coordinate your cake with your wedding theme and colours.

Today's options include: a waffle cake, pancake cake, layered meringue cake, cheese cake, donut cake, gingerbread cake, cake pops, cannoli cake, macaroons, ice cream cake, lattice pie, a naked cake, and the list goes on. You will also want to consider having a dessert buffet, and the possibility of cakes or confectionery as your bomboniere.

  1. Wedding Cake Trends For 2017

    Wedding Cake Trends For 2017

    From fun flavours to intricate frostings and ornate decorations, these 10 cake trends are going to be huge for weddings in 2017.

  2. The Grounds of Alexandria’s Executive Chef Spills The Berries On Summer Delights

    The Grounds of Alexandria’s Executive Chef Spills The Berries On Summer Delights

    We were delighted to ask Paul McGrath, Executive Chef of The Grounds of Alexandria in Sydney, his take on current wedding cake trends.

  3. 7 Things You Didn’t Know About Wedding Cakes

    7 Things You Didn’t Know About Wedding Cakes

    It’s hard to imagine a wedding without a cake, but you probably didn’t know that it was once made of wheat and that the first tiered cake was inspired by a church!

  1. Cheese Cakes By Formaggi Ocello

    Cheese Cakes By Formaggi Ocello

    Located in Surry Hills, Sydney, Fromaggi Ocello have stunning cheeses and hampers, and even make delicious tiered wedding cheese cakes!

  1. Bespoke Wedding Cakes By Sweet Art

    Bespoke Wedding Cakes By Sweet Art

    The original bespoke cake decorating studio in Australia, Sweet Art has over the past 32 years set the trend in edible design.

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  2. Single Tiered Wedding Cakes

    Single Tiered Wedding Cakes

    With DIY details and fun cake toppers, you can make a single tiered wedding cake very personal. Just place it on a gorgeous cake stand and it will look as impressive as the classical multi-tiered wedding cake.

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  1. The Sweetest Dessert Tables & Lolly Buffets

    The Sweetest Dessert Tables & Lolly Buffets

    Be inspired by some of the sweetest dessert tables and lolly buffets hand picked by The Bride's Diary team.

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  2. Sensational Wedding Cakes

    Sensational Wedding Cakes

    In need of some inspiration for your wedding cake? We pulled together some of our favorite wedding cakes to help inspire you.

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