Trends We Love: Metallic Wedding Cakes

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Couples are taking a shine to the glitz and the glam of metallics for their wedding cakes. From gold and bronze to silver and pewter, here are some reflective cakes to inspire you for your own sweet wedding reception.

A six-tiered lemon cake with butter cream frosting embellished with gold accents and purple flowers.

Christopher and Kevin’s six-tiered lemon cake with butter cream frosting embellished with gold accents and purple flowers. B. Mae Photo.


Gold and white wedding cake / When he found her Photography


Gold metallic wedding cake / Katelyn James Photography via Wedding Chicks + Loverly


Patricia Hardjopranoto of Yummy Cupcakes & Cakes via Polka Dot Bride and Loverly


A Spanish-inspired ivory cream cake decorated with shimmering gold braids and beads Photo: Ashley Rose via Snippet and Ink, and Loverly


A glittering cake with pewter and cream, embellished with bronze fondant dots Photo by Max Wagner via Inspired by This and Loverly


BHLDN’s 14k-gold-plated pewter love wedding cake topper provides an understated shimmer of romance. (Also available in pewter.)


A six-tier golden goddess wedding cake from Elizabeth’s Cake Emporium


This rose gold wedding cake is deliciously perfect for a rustic fall wedding. Photo by Jillian Zamora Photography via Smitten Magazine and Loverly


Want handheld cakes for your wedding guests? Go luxe with gold-crusted cupcakes. via Elizabeth’s Cake Emporium

Green metallic wedding cake

A single-tier green wedding cake with thin gold striped accents, from The Sugar Suite
Amalie Orrange Photography


Gold accents this Marie Antoinette-inspired lovely lavender wedding cake by Elizabeth’s Cake Emporium Photo: Cristina Rossi Photography


A four-tiered wedding cake with shimmering bronze details, by City View Bakehouse, photo by Rachel Peters Photography via