Rainbow Wedding Cakes for Summer

Embrace the warm weather with a wedding cake featuring a rainbow of bold and bright hues

Updated 05/27/11

Prices and other information in this story were accurate at press time, but are subject to change. Please confirm details with individual designers and vendors.

Danny Kim

Fondant rainbow stripes + citrus gummy candies = one showstopping cake.

$10 per slice, Sweet Element

Emona Hennen Photography

Cake pops frosted in every color under the sun are an unexpected dessert or take-home favor.

$24 for a dozen cake pops, Velvet Cream Bakery

Courtesy of Love & Olive Oil

Slicing into this cake tier reveals a colorful surprise: Each layer is vibrant shade of ROY G. BIV.

Courtesy of The Small Object

Crown your confection with this sweet wooden topper handpainted in rainbow hues.

Love is Beautiful cake topper, $40, The Small Object

Courtesy of Philadelphia Weddings

This modern square-shaped confection is covered in colorful royal icing candy dots.

Around $6 per slice, Lochel's Bakery

Anna Page Photography

This chic design is decorated with a cascade of colorful candy confetti and topped with a vintage cocktail glass containing more sweets.

Cake by Cake Divas

Courtesy of Shortcake Party Shop

Crown the top tier of your wedding cake with this sweet garland of yarn pom-poms strung on baker's twine.

Yarn pom cake garland, $18, Shortcake Party Shop

Corinna Raznikov Photography

An easy way to add a shot of color to plain white tiers: a lush cascade of silk butterflies in rainbow hues.

Courtesy of Studio d.Sharp

Adorn your cake with a garland of British postage stamps in abundant hues, each handcut and scored by hand.

Spectrum cake garland, $75, Studio d.Sharp

Charlotte Jenks Lewis

Cupcakes frosted and arranged in the order of the rainbow spectrum will brighten any dessert table.

Danny Kim

We love the clever use of rainbow sprinkles—the result is a wedding cake with a delightfully nostalgic feel.

$10 per slice, Cheryl Kleinman Cakes

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