Move out of the way naked cake, there are two new competitors fighting for the trendy cake spot. Now, there is nothing wrong with the rustic and eclectic feel of a beautiful naked cake toppled with berries and branches; but there are two new trends that have started to come on the "scene". Warning, these styles are a little out there, and for the more modern bride who is looking for a new take on the classic wedding cake. If you are as obsessed with copper (and gold....not really picky) as much as I am, you will love this new trend that will guarantee to make your wedding cake pop.
The foil cake may take some by surprise, "Can I actually eat that?" and the answer is, "absolutely". The foil cake is a fun a new way to add a little glam to a simple white cake. It is totally edible, and your guests will be amazed at how trendy you are. Also, if you're not a gold-gal, silver and other metallic foils can also be used as a substitute. The next question would be, where you can actually get this amazing looking cake? Check out these upstate bakeries that can make your foil dreams come true:
Art Eats Bakery Greenville's Premier Cake Boutique- 864. 232. 4808
2728 Wade Hampton Blvd, Greenville, SC 29615
Couture Cakes of Greenville- 864. 288. 6610
1325 Miller Rd, Greenville, SC 29607
Now, if you thought the foil cake was a little out there, don't run away from this insanely awesome Geode cake; which resembles the ancient geode rocks. This cake looks super complicated, but almost any baker can pull it off. It includes cutting out a portion of the cake, some fondant, (more) gold foil, and your favorite childhood candy...rock candy! Such a fun twist on the simple wedding cake to unleash your creative and adventurous side.
If you are a bride in a rustic barn, a naked cake is perfect for your theme! If you are a bride in an old mill (preferably Southern Bleachery at Taylors Mill) then you may want to explore these modern trends for your wedding cake! Modern, but not to extravagant, these cakes are a minimalist's dream. Check out these local bakeries in the Greenville area that can help your dream come true.
Also, how awesome would your dream cake look in this awesome space??