Indulge in today’s gorgeous round up of fresh summer wedding cake ideas! This post is as dangerous as any episode of the Great British Bake Off – my new passion – and I dare you to make it through without wanting to eat every one of the cakes pictured! From simple colorful garden florals to elaborate sugar flowers, gold glitter and fresh berries, these summer sweets showcase the best desserts of the season!
Ombré tinted tiers add a playful palette to this sweet naked cake. Each of the many layers is separated by a decadent helping of frosting, while pink peonies and fresh summer raspberries add all the decor it could possibly need!
Another fresh fruit cake, this one gets a bold dose of color from figs and blackberries. Caramel drizzle is the perfect topper to this simple but flavorful petite wedding cake.
An elegant olive wreath is the perfect topper to this rustic chic cake! The simplicity of the cake and its decor gorgeously suits the modern ranch setting.
Photo by Audrey Norman Fine Art Photography, Wedding Cake by Kitty Wong Pastry Shop
A favorite around Hey Wedding Lady – this many-tiered cake is adorned with cascading cabbage roses for a bold dose of color! Pops of yellow acacia complement the colorful palette of this stunning nautical wedding shoot.
There can be so much beauty in simplicity! This chic one-tiered cake is adorned with delicate fern sprigs for a hint of color. The fresh decoration and simple buttercream get a boost from the textures of marble and wood in the cake stand.
Edible gold glitter is always a yes! Clean bands of sparkle around the tiers of this sweet treat are a glam counterpoint to the bold coral peonies acting as a cake topper.
This beauty is definitely a Hey Wedding Lady favorite! The colorful sugar flowers are a work of art, especially when paired with tiers of varying heights and subtle scrollwork.
Photo by Jessica Gold Photography, Wedding Cake by Jar Cakery
This one is just straight up pretty! Pastels get a summery boost from gorgeous garden flowers and fresh strawberry buttercream holding this naked cake together.
Photo by peaches & mint, Cake by The Cake Shop
Preppy striped details give this simple cake a chic nautical touch. A blue and white ribbon and braided rope accents are the perfect additions to this coastal inspired cake.
This buttercream beauty wasn’t just beautifully adorned with colorful summer flowers – some brilliant person knew to position it in front of a gold sequin backdrop for maximum impact!
Photo by Newbury Photographs, Cake by Cake That!
Another one-tier cake that manages to make a huge statement! Gold braid and a perfect sugar peony give this tiny treat a huge punch – the bold fuchsia color is an echo of the silk flowers decorating the bride’s dress!
Ruffles and a colorful floral backdrop give this sweet a stunning silhouette! Gold sequins and a delicate sugar flower are literally the icing on the cake.
This woodland beauty is speckled with fresh strawberry buttercream and topped with the simplest of roses. A rustic wood round is the ideal cake stand for this simple but stunning dessert!
Summer wedding cakes don’t get any better than fresh peonies as a topper! Cascading fresh flowers in blush and bright pink add vibrant color to this simple buttercream confection!