While many couples opt for a more traditional wedding, there are so many alternative wedding themes and new traditions these days that many brides and grooms strive for an unconventional wedding. If you are looking to stray away from the beaten path when it comes to your wedding cake, think about using a unique wedding cake topper. Take a look at the non-traditional cake topper ideas below that will “top” any of the traditional ideas out there:
For the geeky bride and groom who want a memorable cake topper, you might consider the wide world of Legos. You can use tiny little bride and groom Lego figures rather than the traditional bride and groom, or have someone make you an amazing wedding cake topper out of Legos. If you have a friend or family member who has mad Lego skills, consider soliciting their talents to help you create a memorable and personalized cake topper. Another bonus, the Lego cake topper creation can be displayed in your home, and live in infamy long after the wedding day.
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Another fun trend for wedding cake toppers placing using silly, creative, or heart-melting photos atop the cake. You can get creative with your photographer, and even use props to make the picture funny, or even try a few different frames to create a collage. Whether you go for a sweet photo, a humorous vibe, or a photo that is just so “you,” make sure to add a splash of creativity to this personalized wedding cake topper that is sure to garner attention from guests.
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If you enjoy the look of a bride and groom atop the cake, you can still have a little fun and set your cake apart with custom bobble heads. With sites like Webobble.com, you can send a photo of you and your fiancé that will be turned into a custom cake topper that looks like you. Not only can you create custom bobble heads like look like you and your spouse to be, you can also choose fun poses, outfits, or themes to match your personalities or your hobbies. For a truly personal touch, consider going the bobble head route—and watch your guests bobble their heads in agreement that this is an adorable idea.
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If you are planning for a winter or Christmastime wedding, a little nutcracker bride and groom atop the wedding cake is a pleasant surprise. You can find custom-made nutcrackers so that they look like you and your betrothed, or you can paint your own if you want to incorporate colors or themes from your wedding. Plus, once the wedding is over and the cake is gone, you can bring out your nutcrackers every Christmas as a little memento from your special day.
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A new trend that non-traditional brides and grooms are starting to adopt is to place words atop the wedding cake. Things like, “Best Day Ever,” or the couple’s initials are popular choices to spell out how you feel on your wedding day. Whether you attach a mini cake banner that holds your favourite song lyrics, or you use calligraphy to feature mushy nicknames, this is a fun choice to make your cake even more unique.
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When it comes to unique cake toppers, the sky is the limit. There are no wedding cake laws that say you have to use a boring wax bride and groom that don’t even look happy on top of the cake. Instead, take the road less traveled and find a cake topper idea that tops them all.