Frosting lovers rejoice! Because drip cakes are easily the sweetest trend in weddings right now. And it doesn’t take much to see why. These gorgeous confections add just the right touch of whimsy and fun to a classic tradition. And they work well with just about any wedding theme. The perfect addition to rustic and modern weddings alike, drip cakes are created by pouring a cascade of icing, caramel, or chocolate over the top tier of a cake and letting gravity do the rest. The result? Total Instagram perfection. Check out our favorite ways brides have styled their own drip cakes below!
Drip Cakes Worth Drooling Over
A drip cake fit for a princess. Towers of soft pink tiers adorned with roses make this dessert perfect for the ballroom reception of your dreams.
We’re obsessed with these bold, horizontal stripes drizzled with gold and topped with bright florals!
The popular naked cake gets an upgrade for a rustic drip cake that your guests won’t be able to resist.
Edible gold, geometric shapes, modern drip cakes have it all!
Make a statement with a cake that’s an art piece all by itself. Bonus points if your cake comes with bonus treats as toppers like these gorgeous golden macarons.
Bright colors and edible florals make this drip cake perfect for the couple looking to make a funky statement.
Less is more with pretty blue drips and a simple rose topper.
Why choose one dessert when you can have all of them? Towers of donuts, caramels, candies and marshmallows make for a sweet tooth fairy tale.
The dreamy color pallete of this two-tiered masterpiece has us salivating.
An industrial take on the classic drip cake, this geometric tier is mathematical perfection.
Deep blues and golds add a royal elegance to this triple tiered beauty.
Chocolate lover takes on a whole new meaning with this candy adorned creation.
We couldn’t do a post on drip cakes without including this one! A magical unicorn cake is the perfect treat for your bridal shower or bachelorette!
Are you as obsessed with this wedding cake trend as we are? Follow and share your own photos with us @Marrygrams on Instagram. And don’t forget to thank your baker for all of their talent and hard work with a vendor thank you card!