Our Favorite Cakes + Dessert Tables from 2013

The wedding cake! Such a fun wedding element and so many lovely cakes from the past year. Whether it was one stunning cake or a dessert table with lots of sweets, we saw so many gorgeous – and yummy! – options in 2013. Here are some of our favorites…


Cortnie + Donny’s whimsical cake with little bears was so sweet! Cake by Cupcakes Couture + photo by Jose Villa

naked rustic cake

Naked cakes were quite popular in 2013 and this one was one of my personal faves – cake by The Sugar Suite + photo by Best Photography

palm springs gold wedding cake

A gold cake? Yes please! Cake by Whoa Nelly! Catering + photo by Joielala Photographie from this wedding

paper triangle backdrop

Really loved the dessert table from this music inspired wedding – desserts by Sweet and Saucy Shop, design by Gather Events + photo by Brandon Kidd Photography

pink wedding cake

We loved this pretty pink + gold cake from this wedding – cake by Chef Scott Green + photo by Delbarr Moradi

gold flower tiered cake

The gold succulents on this cake are so perfect! Cake by Sweet & Saucy + photo by Birds of a Feather

modern rustic dessert bar

We love macaroons, so this dessert table had our hearts! Desserts by O’Cakes + photo by Svetlana HillKovich

changing seasons cake

The textures + anemones on this cake made it a fave – cake by Cakewalk Bake Shop + photo by Apryl Ann Photography

cookie and cake bar

Love this dessert table with milk + cookies too! Desserts by Brown Betty Dessert Boutique + photo by Alison Conklin Photography

UK cheese cake

A fun take on cake with this cheese cake from this wedding! Cake by The Cheese Shed + photo by Ed Peers

painted wood slice backdrop

Loved the cake + backdrop from this feature. Backdrop by The Confetti Committee, cake by Michelle’s Patisserie + photo by Loft Photographie

Looking for more of our favorites from 2013? Check out our favorite wedding decor detailsfavorite wedding dressesfavorite engagement photosfavorite bouquets and the top 10 most popular weddings from 2013.

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  1. I hope naked cakes come back this year, they look so delicious! And the vintage tin cake is to die for. I have to share this. :)

  2. Amazing set of sweets, I gotta say I am keen on those cookies though!

  3. Love the naked cake trend! That cheese-wheel cake is pretty cool, too!

  4. Absolutely love the naked cake look..would be so great to see more of them infiltrating the baby shower space!

  5. Awe! I love the little golden puppies on top of the cake near the cookies and milk!!!

  6. Wow, those cakes look just yummy – and absolutely beautiful!

  7. What a wonderful and colorful wedding cake..I love it Thanks for sharing


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