No doubt, the return of the Great British Bake Off has got a number of brides determined to heat up the oven and bake their own showstopper for the big day. But with so many gorgeous confectionary trends out there at the moment, it’s hard to know where to start. We’ve rounded up some of our favourite videos from around the web, to get you inspired. On your marks, get set, bake!
Tropical pineapple cake
Yolanda Gampp proves that the tropical trend can go beyond decor – if you’re planning a bold and bright colour scheme for your big day, this cake could be the perfect complement.
Airbrushed galaxy cake
This cake has some serious wow-factor, and this tutorial from Rosie’s Desert Spot reveals that all you need to create the look is an airbrush… and a loving partner that’s willing to clean up the kitchen after you.
Ombre rosette cake
Get your piping bags ready! Vanessa from Cake Style’s tutorial has us craving these gorgeous icing flowers.
Waffle ice-cream cake
A wonderful alternative to an ice-cream desert from Tip Hero. Could your caterers make room in their freezer for this work of art?
Candy drip cake
How do they get the icing to stop at just the right point? The mysteries of the drip cake have been revealed in this video by Craftsy!
Embroidered icing cake
This icing technique looks so impressive – but be warned, it will require patience and concentration.
Edible flower decoration
You’ve put so much thought into the venue flowers – so why not include them on your cake too? We love this tutorial from the energetic duo at Bespoke Bride.
Worried your pineapple pud will feel lonely on your cake table? This fabulous watermelon cake by Leslie Vigil is the perfect companion.
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