Our picks of the UK's top wedding cake designers
Back in olden times, instead of being eaten, wedding cake was thrown at the bride as it was believed to be a symbol of fertility....
You may want to pass on this ancient tradition. A cake made by one of these top UK cake designers is absolutely NOT to be thrown! You may not even want to cut it. Enjoy!
Luxury London based cake company Olofsen design and create wedding cakes which will no doubt provide a wow factor. With truly unique designs, Ceri Olofsen's creative flair will ensure your wedding cake will be like no other, with an incredible flavour menu as unique as the designs. And, you get your own watercolour painting of your chosen design! We're a little lost for words to describe how beautiful these cakes are, take a little look for yourself....
We simply fell in love with Jen's Cakery! Based in London, this boutique bakery creates a gorgeous range of cakes from pretty floral designs and naked cakes to something a little more unique (we'll have the slate cake please!) With delivery available across the UK, talented Jen creates bespoke cakes which are truly special, and come in a range of tempting flavours - including battenberg! Just fab. Prices start at £150
Peggy is a cake genius. A complete perfectionist, her cakes are flawless and undeniably beautiful. Featuring flourishes of meticulously hand-crafted sugar flowers, Peggy's cakes are a statement by themselves. Peggy has designed and made cakes for the likes of Elton John, Kate Moss, Stella McCartney and Madonna. Go for a design meeting in the beautiful Belgravia 'Pink' Parlour and sample cupcake flavours over a glass of rosé champagne. Perfection.
Founded by May Clee-Cadman, London-based wedding cake designer Maisie Fantaisie creates stunning wedding cakes that have been featured in top wedding magazines and recommended by some of London's most prestigious hotels and venues. With a huge selection of gorgeous cake designs, they also offer a choice of sponge and filling flavours that can be combined as you wish (chocolate fudge cake with chocolate ganache and morello cherry preserve please!)
With a list of celebrity and royal clients including David Beckham, Cheryl Cole and The Queen, The Little Venice Cake Company design and create beautiful, intricately-made wedding and occasion cakes including both iced and amazingly crafted chocolate cakes. Founder Mich Turner has been baking since the age of 15 and launched LVCC in 1999 so you know you're in good hands! We particularly love her painted cake....
Brighton-based Choccywoccydoodah specialise in breathtaking bespoke wedding cakes made from chocolate. Step inside one of their Alice In Wonderland-esque shops and be inspired for your own bespoke cake, the perfect company for you if you're looking for something a little bit quirky and a talking point of the big day. Believe us, these cakes are Amazing.
The uber pretty cakes at Rachelle's Cakes go from quintessential English garden party inspired, to modern works of art. With both a food and design background, South-London based Rachelle will create a bespoke cake unique to you. The best part is, they will deliver these beautiful creations anywhere in the UK. Taste your way through the delicious cake samples while choosing your very own design. Check out the beyond-pretty mini cakes, too!