Pink Wedding Cake with Gold and Flowers

Period Piece

The cake's decorations give a nod to the neoclassical influence on Empire style. From left: Lattice server, wineglasses, antique Empire candelabra, candlestick, pedestal and compote dish, prices upon request, all from Bardin Palomo Ltd, bardinpalomo.com. Four-tiered cake, covered in pink fondant and gilded trim inspired by Biedermeier, topped with handmade sugar flowers, including garden roses, ranunculus, sweet pea, peonies, hypericum berries, trailing jasmine, lisianthus and star-of-Bethlehem, serves 200, $3,000, by Ron Ben-Israel Cakes, NYC, weddingcakes.com.