What’s a bridal shower without
a cake? After all, you are celebrating the biggest day of the bride’s
life. If you are looking for bridal shower cake ideas, here are
a few ideas that will help you to choose the best cake for your
What Size Of Cake Do You Need?
A bridal shower cake will be the focal point of the shower party
menu. It’s important to choose carefully. The first thing
that you need to decide is the size of the cake. How big or small
you get will depend on the number of guests who are coming to the
What Is Your Budget?
Before you choose any size of cake, you need to know what your budget
is. You need a cake big enough to feed everyone but you need to
keep it within your budget. Your budget will affect the size, type
and decoration of the bridal shower cake.
How To Get Some Cake Ideas?
Visit your local bakery to find many different bridal shower cake
ideas. If you’re throwing a more formal event, you may want
to go with a three-tiered cake or perhaps a sheet cake. Make sure
that the theme of the event is reflected in the cake and menu.
You don’t need to use a professional to get your cake ideas.
If a bridesmaid knows how to bake, why not have her help you make
the bridal shower cake? This can save you lots of money and you
can put that part of the money on other areas of the shower. You
can always find a family member or friends willing to volunteer.
Ask around for help.
If you do choose to use a bakery, make sure you choose the perfect
cake. Talk with store employees and ask them particular questions.
If you’ve got doubts, just remember that they do know what
they are doing. If you are still unconvinced, you can always ask
another bakery for help.
Wonderful Cake Decorating Ideas
Make sure you choose a cake flavor that the bride will enjoy. You
should also be aware of her icing and filling likes and dislikes.
Since it is her bridal shower, she should have some say so in what
dessert she has.
A great way to decorate the cake is to use the theme of the shower.
If you’re having a tropical paradise theme party, adorn the
cake with tons of fresh fruit. Make sure the colors of the cake
do not, in any way, clash with the party’s theme.
Cake jewelry also makes an attractive addition. This includes any
decoration that adds sparkle or glitz to the dessert. You can use
clear or colored edible cake sparkles on the cake and place them
on the platter to make the dessert look more attractive. Above all
else, always use a cake plate to show the dessert.
If you decide that everyone is allowed to take a piece of cake
with them when they leave, ensure that people get one (should they