28 Unique Wedding Cake Toppers Available on Etsy

Because you want to finish the day off strong—and what better place to shop for creative decor than Etsy?
by Andrea Fowler & Emily Platt
Unique wedding cake topper
Photo by Cindy Lee Photography; cake by Kaked by Katie

Your wedding cake adds the finishing touch to your nuptials. Why not top it off with something personalized that speaks to your style as a couple? After all, you've already gone to great lengths to throw a unique, true-to-you event. Plus, your wedding cake topper can be saved as a keepsake for years to come and way after that year-old preserved slice is gone.

Searching for ideas? What better place to shop than Etsy, the online marketplace full of amazing and one-of-a-kind finds? We scoured the site for unique wedding cake toppers—find our favorites below.  

PS: Still need a unique wedding cake? Use our vendor marketplace to find bakers in your area, then reach out to your favorite with your vision—including your topper vision. Together, you can design the perfect dessert that accommodates whatever decoration you desire.

Custom silhouette wooden wedding cake topper

The best kinds of unique wedding cake toppers are personalized wedding cake toppers—and we're obsessed with this one. Design a custom piece featuring you and your partner's silhouettes; plus, the silhouettes of your pets.
 
Cake Topper Designer silhouette wedding cake topper, from $18, Etsy.com

Oh Hell Yeah! unique wedding cake topper

Set the mood for an awesome reception with this super-fun wooden wedding cake topper. It's guaranteed to get the party started!
 
The Duo Studio Hell Yeah cake topper, from $15, Etsy.com

Custom acrylic wedding cake topper

Acrylic accents are all the rage. Get this clear cake topper customized with your names and they'll look like they're floating above your confection.
 
Love and Luxe Handmade personalized clear acrylic block cake topper, from $40, Etsy.com

Floral Mrs. & Mrs. wedding cake topper

Sure, you've seen "Mr. and Mrs.", "Mr. and Mr." and "Mrs. and Mrs." cake toppers before. But have you ever seen one this ornate? We love the floral, laser-cut details.
 
Belvedere Collections LGBTQ Mrs and Mrs wedding cake topper, from $22, Etsy.com

Meant to Bee unique wedding cake topper

Bring on the puns! This "meant to bee" topper is totally on-brand for a garden celebration. (And trust us, there are plenty of other creatively worded options out there if you have a different wedding theme.)
 
Thistle and Lace Shop Meant to Bee cake topper, from $22, Etsy.com

Rustic deer Mr. & Mrs. wedding cake topper

Planning a rustic event? This unique wedding cake topper is a super-sweet choice. The wooden decor piece features deer head silhouettes facing one another to form a heart. Aww! (Bonus: You can personalize yours with special text.)
 
Nama Wedding rustic wedding cake topper, from $15, Etsy.com

Yoda One for Me wedding cake topper

References to your shared interests also make excellent unique wedding cake toppers. Take this funny "Yoda one for me" decoration, which suits Star Wars fans.

Cake Topper Bliss Yoda One for Me Star Wars wedding cake topper, $35, Etsy.com

Tropical greenery wedding cake topper

Wedding cake toppers don't have to have words. In fact, skipping text might make yours even more unique. These paper toppers are shaped like foliage. Use them to create a chic, tropical scene atop your dessert.
 
Rachel Emma Studio greenery wedding cake topper, $20, Etsy.com

Pampas grass hoop wedding cake topper

Hello, drama! Skip the edible floral accents and opt for this impressive decor piece instead. The unique wedding cake topper includes a wooden hoop adorned with trendy pampas grass and faux blooms. 

Be Something New pampas grass and plush pink wedding cake topper, $65, Etsy.com

Custom portrait wedding cake topper

Go beyond custom silhouettes and commission full-blown paper portraits. These cake toppers define unique, because they're made-to-order just for you.
 
Miss Design Berry Inc portrait wedding cake topper, from $48, Etsy.com

Balloon unique wedding cake topper

This unique cake topper—a suspended balloon garland—is fun and unforgettable. Note: It requires a bit of DIY work, but the seller provides easy instructions—promise. Pair it with another decoration (like the "finally" topper pictured) for a little something extra. 

Inspired by Alma DIY balloon cloud cake topper, from $8, Etsy.com

Photo heart wedding cake topper

What makes this wire heart a unique wedding cake topper? It holds photographs! 

Le Rustic Chic wire picture holder cake topper, $15, Etsy.com

Geometric unique wedding cake topper

The ultra-creative Etsy wedding cake toppers really don't cease. This acrylic option has one of the coolest, most original geometric designs we've seen.

Z Create Design geometric wedding cake topper, $50, Etsy.com

Sparkly Mutual Weirdness Forever wedding cake topper

Consider a unique saying that really captures your essence as a couple, like this playful "mutual weirdness forever" cake topper.

Cake to the Top Mutual Weirdness Forever cake topper, from $12, Etsy.com

Personalized wooden wedding cake topper

"The adventure begins" is a tried-and-true wedding phrase, but this personalized globe design is far from overdone. Customize the unique cake topper with your initials and wedding date.

Up Mood Shop The Adventure Begins unique wedding cake topper, from $14, Etsy.com

Eat Me gold wedding cake topper

Let your dessert do the talking with this humorous "eat me" wedding cake topper.
 
Capola Designs Eat Me wedding cake topper, from $21, Etsy.com

Reel Love fishing wedding cake topper

Think about your hobbies, then choose a unique cake topper to celebrate them. Fishing aficionados will appreciate this creative "reel love" option.
 
Heming Line Reel Love cake topper, from $12, Etsy.com

Over the Moon geometric wedding cake topper

This wooden "over the moon" wedding cake topper has a unique modern design. We also like that you get to choose from a few neutral and metallic colors.

Charming Wooden Gifts Over the Moon wedding cake topper, from $16, Etsy.com

Bear grooms wedding cake topper

Let everyone know how beary happy you are to be married. These handmade, keepsake cake toppers are super-cute and creative.
 
Bonjour Poupette bear grooms wedding cake topper, $150, Etsy.com

Unique diamond wedding cake topper

How about this wooden cake topper shaped like a diamond? It's glamorous, stylish and on-theme for the big day.
 
Happy Party Decor modern geometric wedding cake topper, from $14, Etsy.com

Holographic unique wedding cake topper

Experiment with color for a really unique wedding cake topper. This personalized piece follows a standard format—name one and name two—but the holographic finish sets it apart in the best way.

Rachel Emma Studio personalized holographic wedding cake topper, $14, Etsy.com

Marquee light floral wedding cake topper

Put your names in lights—or at least your initials. This seller lets you order marquee-style letters to top your dessert with. Better yet, the Etsy wedding cake toppers are also decked out in faux flowers. How enchanting.

The White Bulb wedding cake topper monogram cake decoration, from $53, Etsy.com

You're My Lobster unique wedding cake topper

Pop culture-loving people, this is the pick for you. The unique wedding cake topper nods to a famous Friends quote—with wooden lobsters holding a personalized heart to drive the reference home.
 
Up Mood Shop You're My Lobster unique wedding cake topper, $15, Etsy.com

Flamingo unique wedding cake topper

Close your tropical wedding with this unique wedding cake topper: two modern pink flamingos.
 
Z Create Design flamingo cake topper, from $35, Etsy.com

Tassel unique wedding cake topper

A casual, eclectic wedding would benefit from this colorful tassel topper.
 
Pom Love garland cake topper, $12, Etsy.com

Art Deco monogram wedding cake topper

See what we mean about a unique wedding cake topper for any theme? This Gatsby-worthy monogram decor is undeniably Art Deco.
 
Thistle and Lace Shop Art Deco monogram cake topper, from $21, Etsy.com

Pink butterfly wedding cake toppers

Flowers and greenery aren't your only nature-inspired options. Try topping a whimsical dessert with these (edible!) ultra-realistic butterflies.
 
Sugar Robot edible butterflies wedding cake toppers, $11 for a set of 15, Etsy.com

Just Married rustic lace wedding cake topper

Searching for something shabby-chic? Check out this garland-style "just married" cake topper with lace accents and bows to boot.

Atelier KAY Just Married wedding cake topper, $40, Etsy.com

We'll leave you with one final tip: Don't forget to visit our vendor marketplace if you're still choosing a cake baker for your wedding! You'll have to discuss the size, shape and overall design of your wedding cake topper in order to ensure it works seamlessly with your dessert. Don't see an Etsy wedding cake topper here you love? Pro cake decorators can also craft edible statement toppers.

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, some of which may be sponsored by paying vendors.

Updated June 2019

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