February 23, 2012

Our Wedding Cake

I am linking up with The Magnolia Pair and sharing our wedding cake because I love any excuse to look at our wedding photos. Our wedding was very traditional. Catholic. Cathedral. Hotel reception, it was lovely. I wouldn’t have it any other way. For our cake I wanted it traditional but modern. Just like our home decorating taste. I worked with a local bakery in Chicago to design it. My dear mother tasted cakes for me since I couldn’t fly in to Chicago from LA that weekend. She knows what I like! All I told her was it had to be yummy, pink, and square tiered.

Here are some pictures of our vanilla cake with a custard and strawberry crème filling. Topped with buttercream frosting looking like fondant. It was divine from what I remember. As all you married ladies know the moments go by oh so fast. Good thing we have awesome photographers to capture every single moment!

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Oh yes, we went there. He started it! I was against the cake smash at first, but hey you only get to smother your loved one in sugar and butter once, right? Hmm...

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All photos via Elizabeth Greve photography.

3 comments:

  1. lovely. you were a gorgeous bride :)

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  2. Wow, your photos really turned out beautiful. Each one, whether a portrait or your wedding cake, is stunning!

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