Nautical- and ocean-themed cakes to complement a wedding near the water

A fresh alternative to a traditional wedding cake, a cupcake tower is a fitting finish for a breezy beach celebration. Cupcakes adorned with fondant starfish make up this custom five tier tower; the teal cream-cheese frosting was specially prepared to match the couple’s wedding colors. Cupcakes by the Cupcake Bistro.

Photo: David Garcia