In the latter years of the nineteenth century, specifically in the late 1920’s, the use of wedding cake toppers became prominent. The choice of newlywed poses was one of the earliest styles of wedding cake toppers. These cake toppers were usually kept after the ceremonies and were cherished as a beautiful reminder of the couple’s special day. The toppers were also passed on to the couple’s children or grandchildren for their own wedding days.
The choices for wedding cake toppers expanded more and more as they became trendy. Designs such as doves, cupids, wedding bells and two love birds are among the favorites. In earlier years, most cake toppers were homemade, and common materials were utilized as gum pastes. Paper, glass and wood types were also trendy. As the years passed, the materials in making cake toppers grew more varied. Cake toppers nowadays can be made of wax, cellophane paper, paper maché and even elegant Swarovski crystals!
Looking for more styles for wedding cake toppers? Read on to know more.
Monogram Cake Toppers
Monogram cake toppers are figurine of letters, initials or numbers. Some monogram cake toppers are made from classy Swarovski crystals that are in various artistic fonts or styles. Some also come in gold/silver mirror acrylic or metallic surfaces.
Edible Cake Toppers
What can be better than an already lip-smacking cake? Edible cake toppers, that is! These are available in all sizes, shapes, colors and designs. However, most edible cake toppers are generally made to order.
Custom Wedding Cake Toppers
For a more personal touch, you may want to opt for a customized or personalized cake toppers. Custom wedding cake toppers are handy in every wedding theme, design, shape and color you can imagine. Your imagination is your only limit.
If you happen to prefer a different, one of a kind topper, try unique cake toppers. These cake toppers may be different from traditional cake toppers, but they are no different from symbolizing the couple’s love for one another.
As a new husband and wife, what are your plans? Do you plan to have a single child or to have many kids instead? To show your plans, cake toppers of children or babies can greatly embody this. Do you wish to travel the globe together? If yes, a small airplane or a tiny globe cake toppers would perfectly show this ambition! If both of you dream of having a restaurant, then go for wedding cake toppers that will feature your ultimate dream, such as a bride and groom dressed in a chef’s costume or both figurines carrying an “Open for Business” banner. These are just some of the ways to let your family and guests know about your dreams and aspirations for the future.
The possibilities of designing wedding cake toppers are endless. When choosing one, take time to think about it. Have that perfect wedding cake topper that will turn into a lifetime souvenir of that special day.