8 Cakes That Say It All

by Simone Hill
Cakes With Words

Sugar flowers and buttercream aren't the only way to make your wedding cake creative and personal, literary quotes, vows, lyrics or a simple message add a romantic twist on the traditional cake. We love this trend of edible expressions of love, especially when the words are particularly meaningful for the couple. From bold and modern block letters to elegant script, check out our favorite wedding cakes that really say it all.

A Silver Graffiti Wedding Cake

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Devon Jarvis

From the album: Cakes That Party

A Wedding Cake With First Dance Song Lyrics (“A Thousand Years," by Christina Perri)


Pure 7 Studios

From the album: A Romantic Old World Wedding in Santa Rosa Beach, FL

A Short and Sweet Script Wedding Cake

Sarah Mckenzie Photography

From the album: An Eclectic Spring Wedding in Houston, TX

A School Spirit Wedding Cake

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A Girl in Love

From the album: A Wellers Wedding in Saline, MI

A Custom Poem Wedding Cake


Alexa Loy

A Literary Quote Wedding Cake

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Megan Burges Photography

From the album: A Garden Room Wedding in Fayetteville, AR

A L-O-V-E Cake

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Heather Kincaid Photography

A Romantic Metaphor Wedding Cake

Wedding Cakes With Words
Cake: Three Little Blackbirds | Photo: Laura Murray Photography

Laura Murray Photography

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