We all know the little plastic bride and groom that topped many a-wedding cake in days gone by. Bride and groom toppers seemed to be a thing of the past and were replaced by other stylish embellishments.
Lovely flowers adorn the top of this beautiful cake being cut in the plaza in Henry Ford Museum.
A custom monogram is perched at the peak of this elegant cake. Other popular toppers include bows or themed items that tie in with the wedding decor or interestes of the bride and groom.
On this classically simple example, flowers take the cake.
However, in recent years we’ve seen a resurgence in popularity of the traditional formal bride and groom topper.
If you’d like to see some beautiful and fun vintage and vintage-inspired cake toppers, we’ve pinned some to The Henry Ford’s Wonderful Wedding board on Pinterest. If you’re planning your big day, maybe you’ll be inspired.
Have no fear, if you can’t find a topper that’s just your style, take a cue from the bride and groom who had made the custom topper pictured below.
So, what’s the tops to you? Share some of your cake topper ideas on our Facebook page or in the comments below.