10 Bridal Shower Cake Toppers to Elevate Your Event's Dessert

These sweet ideas take the cake.

One-tier white cake with daisies, a "Bride to be" gold sign, and a silhouette of a bride in a veil with white fondant ruffles

Photo by Drip Bakery

A bridal shower is a fun pre-wedding event where close family and friends of the bride come together to celebrate her and her upcoming nuptials. These parties generally include food, drinks, and themed games to get everyone excited for the festivities ahead. Desserts are usually on the menu and serve as the perfect way to end the celebration on a sweet note. Though its not required, hosts will sometimes have a special cake made for the event. These confections can be decorated to fit the theme or color palette of the event, and they can even have a cake topper to honor the occasion.

Curious what a bridal shower cake topper could look like? Ahead, we rounded up 10 fun ideas to inspire your own cake decorations. Read ahead to see which one could take the cake for your event.

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Celebrate Your Bride-to-Be

Two-tier green and white cake with drip icing adorned with white roses and eucalyptus and a "bride to be" sign

Photo by Baranowski Bakery

Keep your cake topper simple and sweet. This beautiful two-toned cake featured a "Bride-to-be" topper designed in a golden script.

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Bon Voyage

Two-tier cake with one layer illustrating a gold map of the world with plane routes

Photo by Cakes By Iz

This cake is perfect for a bride-to-be who's a world traveler. The bottom tier of the design illustrated her journeys around the world while a custom topper described her next adventure in life.

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Top It With Love

Two-tier white cake with yellow flower and "bride to be" topper with a heart on cake stand next to a heart and floral arrangement

Photo by Jenelle Tschoke Photography; Event design by Design Your Day Events

This pretty two-tiered design was adorned with a yellow sugar flower. A golden topper with a heart added an extra dose of sweetness to the display.

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On Palette

One-tier white cake with pearls, gold foil, and a pink icing drip topped with roses, baby's breath, grasses, and a pink floral "Miss to Mrs" topper

Photo by Diamond Desserts

Celebrate the bride's upcoming name change with a pretty topper that says "Miss to Mrs." We love how this pink floral design fit in with the cake's overall color palette.

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Here Comes the Bride

One-tier white cake with daisies, a "Bride to be" gold sign, and a silhouette of a bride in a veil with white fondant ruffles

Photo by Drip Bakery

A bridal shower cake topper can have more than just words. This pretty confection was topped with a bride doll featuring a skirt made of white fondant ruffles. We love how the daisies brightened up the design.

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Barbie Bride

Dessert table with two white cakes, two layered fruit cakes, and a bride cake with a white ruffle skirt and Barbie doll on top

Photo by Mo Davis Photography

For something fun and nostalgic, consider topping the bridal shower cake with the bride's favorite childhood toy. We love how the ruffled frosting on this petite white cake looked like the Barbie bride's skirt.

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Mirror Your Décor

Three-tier white cake with pressed florals and a "Bride to be" cake topper on table with desserts on a stand in front of a "Bride to be" sign

Photo by Paola Photo; Event design by Design Your Day Events; Cake by Cherry Cakes

This beautiful bridal shower was decorated with purple arches and a large "Bride to Be" sign. The stunning three-tier cake with pressed florals mirrors this décor with the same words on its topper.

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Invite a Furry Friend

Two-tier white cake with pearls, a "Bride to Be" topper, roses, and a dog topper next to candles and cookies

Photo by Merkina Saylor; Event Design and Planning by Pretty Penny Event Design; Cake by Kelseys Kreations

Does the bride have a pet she loves? Add a tiny version of her dog or cat to her bridal shower cake for a personalized touch.

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Consider Placement

Two tier- white cake with watercolor blue and green frosting with white roses and a gold "MISS TO MRS" topper

Photo by Mik's Page

Your cake topper doesn't actually have to be at the pinnacle of the cake. This design featured a topper on the first tier of the confection, rather than atop it, which meant that the second tier could serve as a background for the words.

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Go Custom

Single-tier white cake with pressed white, red, and yellow flowers with "future MRS Conner" topper

Photo by Leah Stein for Leah’s Bakery

Want your topper to be extra special for the bride-to-be? Have a custom cake topper made celebrating her future last name, as seen on this floral treat.

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