Want your wedding exit to be as dramatic as your entrance? Don't rely on your bridal party to make it happen. These days, couples are personalizing their post-reception rides, tricking them out with hay bales, cheery pennants, and other alternatives to the traditional "Just Married" sign.
We spent nearly a year scouring the country's best bakeries in search of top pastry artists. More than 200 accepted our invitation to create a showstopping design, but only 24 can claim to have produced one of America's Most Beautiful Cakes.