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Give any of the Polka Dot Bride team cake and we’re sure to break out the champagne in celebration, so when the lovely Miss Ladybird Cakes sent through this shoot of her gorgeous cake creations captured by Samara Clifford, we couldn’t help but toast with mid-morning bubbles! The shoot of decadent lush wedding cakes, shows

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I am so excited to be rounding up inspiring wedding cakes of 2016 for you today. 2016 saw so many delicious cakes on Polka Dot Bride. From delicious naked cakes, bright flowers and colours, plenty of delicious drizzles and masterpieces from amazingly talented designers all over the world. Click on through to see our roundup!

Today we’re rounding up our favourite beautiful Summer wedding cakes from some of Australia’s best cake artists. With Summer comes beautiful cakes with fresh, delicious flavours that make magical desserts for your warmer weather celebration. Pineapples, mango and tropical fruit and berries feature heavily along with lighter, whiter cakes and of course, the ever popular

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With Winter well and truly here, and our seasonal tradition of delicious wedding cake roundups (Spring Wedding Cakes and Summer Wedding Cakes). I knew it was well and truly time to embrace the delicious cake creations for the cooler months with a winter wedding cakes roundup! I asked some of our favourite Australian cake designers

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With another season, comes another roundup of beautiful wedding cakes! After the success of our Spring Wedding Cakes roundup, what better way to continue than with a roundup of Summer wedding cakes? We asked our favourite cake designers to show us what Summer means to them in a cake, and the results are delicious (and

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Cake by Cake Ink With Spring blooming all around us I sent the call out to our favourite cake artists – what does a Spring wedding cake look like to you? Naked cakes filled with butter cream and topped with fresh blooms, watercolour painted cakes, softly coloured sugar flowers, bright poppies – all showed up

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These gorgeous hand painted cake toppers from The First Snow caught my eye this week!  What a pretty finishing touch to your wedding cake – a custom painted banner to pop into your cake? Designer Darah hand paints your names onto the topper before converting it to a digital file and printing the design on

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If there’s one thing I love about Instagram it’s getting lost in the incredible photos of creatives, which is how I discovered the incredible Nectar & Stone! Every day is a delight on the Nectar & Stone feed, image after image of beautifully crafted pyramid style chocolates in the most beautiful of colours. A “dessert

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Photo by Rensche Mari via Southern Weddings Even the thought of this is yummy! Fruit to use could be grapes – both purple and green, apricots, peaches, apples, pears, and figs. Think of varying the sizes of your fruit to add interest. Brush fruit all over with egg white and dip into fine grained sugar

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When it comes to planning a wedding, I have to say, I think cake tasting is one of the best bits! So today I’m loading you up with information so when you visit your cake designer, you’re not so overwhelmed with deliciousness that you forget what you need to know! Let’s play twenty questions for

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For lovers of anything sweet, the brand Ladurée is not going to be a stranger to you. So when their wedding gift collection landed in my inbox I knew it was just the right treat to share. What could be better than an afternoon pouring over macarons and gorgeous packaging? Wedding favors in gift boxes

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Cake by The Cake & I Handcrafted Cakes, photo by Morrison Photography I have been loving the new idea of “naked” wedding cakes. Not everybody is a lover of fondant, ganache and butter cream and there is something utterly beautiful about layers upon layers of delicious cake oozing with delicious filling and topped with fresh

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I’m a sucker for baking, especially with the cold weather I always want to whip something up and I am even more of a sucker for the gorgeous tableware to show off creations. To me, a wedding cake can look like such a showstopper when placed on a beautiful cake stand and so these cake

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It’s  Friday afternoon and I want to head into the weekend with something delicious for you. So these gorgeous dessert tables styled by Kiss Me Kate in Melbourne (and photographed by Rena Harvey) are just perfect. First up is a bridal shower styled in “bridal white”. The girls added whimsical butterflies and touches of silver.

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I am really loving gold this year. I’m not quite sure why, but I’ve been buying so many gold accessories and I love the way it’s finding it’s way into the wedding world. Not in the avante garde, chair bows and wall decor of years ago, but in modern, elegant ways. One of my favourite

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