Currently trending right now: Wedding cakes inspired by geodes (a.k.a. those rocklike mineral formations that split open to reveal beautiful swirls of multi-hued crystals). These stunning nature-inspired wedding cakes are guaranteed to make jaws drop at your reception. Check out these six gorgeous takes on this trend.
Emerald Geode Cake (above): This stunning confection by MJ Cakes features marbled tiers and a glimmering deep-green sugar geode cut from the side.
Photo: [Angela Shae Photography](http://angelashae.com/)
Amethyst Geode Cake: This earthy, organic-looking cake by Irina Murashko features hand-painted tiers and amethyst geode accents.
Photo: [Izzy Hudgins Photography](http://izzyhudgins.com/)
Rose Quartz Geode Cake: This modern take on the geode cake trend by A Squad Bake Shop features cut pieces of rose quartz geodes entirely made of sugar.
Photo: [Ali & Garrett](http://www.alibrannan.com/)
Amethyst Geode Cake: Rachael Teufel of Intricate Icings created this stunning confection using a combination of granulated sugar, rock candy, and modeling chocolate to create the geode, then added additional embellishments like hand painting and golf leaf on the tiers.
Photo: [Tortik Annuchka](http://tortik-annuchka.com/)
Geode Wedding Cake with Gold Leaf: Cover the top tier entirely in edible gold leaf, then decorate the bottom with sugar geode pieces studded all around.
Photo: [Corbin Gurkin](http://corbingurkin.com//)
Succulents and Candles: This stunning three-tiered cake by Sainte G. Cake Company features an inset on the bottom tier decorated with geodes and crystals.