Three Favorites for Summer Wedding Cake Toppers

Summer Weddings: The Little Details

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Every season has its hidden gems of romance, summer being almost famous for it’s atmosphere of dreaming, flirtatiousness, and true love.  It is no wonder why the family fridge is covered with wedding invitations for shabby chic, coastal inspired, and carnival themed weddings each summer.  All of these weddings have the perfect look to match each unique bride and groom. Of course, unique wedding themes are built on the little details; the details is what weddingcollectibles.com is all about!

Wedding Collectibles is a cite full the special touches that complete a wedding look from the invitations to the wedding cake. As you may have figured out, a wedding cake isn’t quite complete without the perfect wedding cake topper.

Three Favorites for Summer Wedding Cake Toppers 

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4 Popular Wedding Cake Traditions

Wedding Cake TopperWhite dresses, flower girls, a bridal bouquet, and a speech by the best man are just a few of the many traditions that go hand and hand with the term wedding. While some couples might opt for a less traditional wedding, most brides (and grooms) have dreamt of the traditional “here comes the bride” with roses and a monogramed aisle runner. In the spirit of the traditional wedding couple, let’s take a look at some of the most popular (and most fun) wedding cake traditions!

Number One: Saving the top layer.

This has been a tradition almost as long as having a wedding cake has been a tradition. While the wedding guests are served the bottom layers of the cake, the couples save the top and eats it on their one-year anniversary. Most wedding cake bakers will even provide customers with a box specifically to store the top layer of their wedding cake. This is such a fun wedding tradition that allows couples to savor the magic of their love-filled day.

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4 Tips for Choosing Your Dream Wedding Cake

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⦁ Determine the Number of Guests and Budget

Before we start talking about colors and frosting, the first aspect that needs attention is logistics. If there are going to be over 500 guests in attendance AND the wedding cake is THE dessert being served, you will need to select a cake with an appropriate amount of layers or plan on having sheet cake ready to serve alongside you cute and dainty two-layer cake.

⦁ Choose the Flavors You Like

This is one of the fun parts of choosing a wedding cake. Set up a tasting – with an idea of what you are looking for – and try out the flavors that are going to be best for you. This is your wedding, so don’t worry if Aunt Suzy doesn’t like chocolate! What do you want to be eating (or getting smashed in your face…) at your wedding?

⦁ Consider Your Wedding Style

Sometimes we come up with the best tasting, largest cake, but the colors of the frosting or the filling style just does not match up with that relaxed beach vibe you want for your reception. Your wedding style is going to be something you will want to consider when you select that gorgeous triple chocolate wedding cake.

⦁ Match Your Cake Topper

The heart wants what the heart wants, but it is a good idea to try and coordinate with your all-important cake topper. If your heart is set on a sweet and romantic cake topper, but is also in love with an ornate cake design that does not leave room for a wedding cake topper, it may be time to take a step back and rethink your wedding cake choice.

7 Wedding Décor Trends of 2017

1. Unique Invitations

Figure 1. Send out a fun and unique invitation like this puzzle invite featured on weddingfully.com. Make sending out your invites easier by snagging yourself an envelope moistener!

Wedding invitations are a guest’s first introduction to a wedding’s personality and many couples are really taking advantage of this opportunity with unique wedding invitations.

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Choosing The Right Wedding Favor For Your Guests

Choosing The Right Wedding Favor For Your Guests

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Among deciding on all the little details of a wedding day, many brides often ask if buying wedding favors are worth it.  Favors were created to send a little of your wedding day home with your friends and families as a keepsake.  When choosing the right wedding favor, it should be something that reflects the personality of you two as a couple.  Many choose something that is useful to your guests to ensure they want to keep it for years to come.  We’ve put together our favorite wedding favors to give you some ideas!

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How To Choose The Right Garter

How To Choose The Right Garter

The garter removal and toss is a tradition that many brides still partake in.  But even if you choose to skip it at your reception, it’s still a sexy little detail that your husband will enjoy keeping after the big day.  When choosing a garter, there’s a few things to keep in mind – the color, the style, and your future husband’s favorite things will all help when narrowing down your options.  Here we detail out how to choose the right garter for your wedding day.

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5 Ways to Have a Cinderella Themed Wedding

5 Ways to Have a Cinderella Themed Wedding

When you dream of feeling like Cinderella on your wedding day, it’s going to be all of the little details that truly make that dream come to life. For everything from the cake toppers to the guest book, we’ve got a variety of items that will help make your Cinderella themed wedding come to life. Each item is available to customize, making your Cinderella day even more unique to you and your Prince Charming.

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Guide: How to Choose a Castle Wedding Cake Topper

How to Choose a Castle Wedding Cake Topper

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It’s no secret that every woman dreams of her wedding day from the time she is a little girl.  Most of us picture it being a fairytale day where we get to feel like a princess and marry our Prince Charming. Outside of having the wedding in Disney World, there are a few other ways you can bring the fairytale to your wedding day, without breaking the bank.  Here is a guide to choosing your best Castle Wedding Cake Topper!

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Guide: Choosing A Quinceanera Cake Topper

Choosing a Quinceañera Cake Topper

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Planning your Quinceañera all starts with a theme – princess, flowers, diamonds, butterflies, etc. Once you have that, you can move forward with colors, invitations, décor, and most importantly, your cake! We’ve got a list to help you find your perfect Quinceañera cake topper to round out every theme you can imagine to celebrate turning 15. Here are just a few of our favorites:

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Include Your Pet on Your Wedding Day

How to Include Your Pet on Your Wedding Day

Include Your Pet on Your Wedding Day

If you consider yourself a “mama of fur babies”, then you’ve probably thought about incorporating your pets into your wedding day… more than once.  It’s okay!  We don’t judge.  In fact, we encourage it!  Pets add such a unique element to your wedding day, even if it’s just a pose for a quick photo.  It’s a memory you’ll get to cherish forever.  Below, we’ve included a few ways to make your pet a special part of your day.

Puppy Bow Tie

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Your can include your pet on your wedding day in many ways – start by dressing them up for the occasion!  This blue plaid doggy bowtie collar will make your pet feel like part of your day.  Sizing options are available in small to extra large for every size pet and includes side release buckles for easy on and off.  Outside of the wedding day, it can be reused for family photos, birthdays, and other special occasions that you can’t imagine without your puppy love.

Dog Ring Pillow

Include Your Pet on Your Wedding Day

The easiest way to include your pet on your wedding day is by having them be your ring bearer!  This satin pillow features ribbons that allow you to tie the pillow around your dogs back.  It can also attach to the leash if you’d like someone to accompany them down the aisle.  Also, it is adorned with fake wedding rings so you don’t have to fret about the dog losing the real ones – we’ve got you covered.

Dog Satin Bow

Include Your Pet on Your Wedding Day

If your puppy is planning to be a ring bearer, this Best Pet Doggy Bow is another great way to include your pet on your wedding day.  Available in black or white, the bow tie attaches to the dogs normal collar for an easy addition.  It’s definitely a conversation piece, so be prepared for your guests to comment on that handsome puppy as he trots down the aisle.

Cat Tie Collar

Include Your Pet on Your Wedding Day

When you include your pet on your wedding day, it isn’t just limited to dogs – we’ve got outfits for your cat as well!  This adorable cat wedding tie is available in multiple sizes and comes with an elastic band for ease.  While they may not be able to walk down the aisle or hang out at the reception like a dog might, they can still be included in photos and the tie will still be a fun accessory for upcoming special occasions post wedding.

Flower Dog Collar

Include Your Pet on Your Wedding Day

Maybe the doggy bowtie above was too masculine for your fur baby princess?  We’ve included this adorable flower dog collar just for her!  The collar is pink crocheted and adorned with a white flower and rhinestones for the pretty lady.  Like the other products, it is adjustable for various neck sizes and can be used many more times after the wedding.

There are so many other ways you can include your pet on your wedding day – for more outfit ideas, visit our pet pages here for dogs and cats.  The best ideas are the ones that best fit you and your day, and we are happy to help any way we can!  Feel free to call us for more information or for help finding your perfect product.