Looking for unique wedding cakes for your upcoming celebration? Look no further than this Personalized Easy Wedding Cake. Made to look like a wedding invitation, this classic and simple cake is sure to please a modest bride and groom. Simple wedding cakes like this are also great for engagement parties, bridal showers and can even be used as anniversary cakes. Forget those complicated wedding cake designs; sometimes simple and classic just says it all.
In advance: Prepare base board using double-thick cake board cut to 12 in. square. Tint 20 oz. of fondant black and
Prepare 1-layer cake for rolled fondant.
Cover cake and smooth with Fondant Smoother. For ribbon, roll out fondant 1/8 in. thick and cut a 1 1/4 x 12 in. long strip. Cut bottom end of strip diagonally. Quilt all edges using serrated quilting wheel from set. Starting at back side of cake, 1 1/4 in. from left edge, attach strip with damp brush. Cut two strips 1/8 x 14 in. long and attach 1/4 in. from each side of ribbon with damp brush. Paint ribbon and strips with mixture of Pearl Dust and vanilla.
For monogram background, roll out fondant 1/4 in. thick; cut a 1 3/4 x 2 in. rectangle. Attach to ribbon with damp brush. Cut and attach 1/8 in. wide strips to rectangle edges with damp brush. Paint edges with Pearl Dust/vanilla mixture. Write tip 2 initial and tip 3 message. Pipe tip 3 bead bottom border.
Give your cake a great quilted look by embossing lines in a lattice pattern. Use the single-wheel Cutter/Embosser to create the imprinted lines. It?s a textured look that?s perfect for baby or garden-themed cakes.
No wedding is complete without A Toast to the Bride and Groom. This cake is topped with two toasting glasses surrounded by a fondant orchid bouquet. Personalize the cake with the names of the bride and groom.