13 Romantic Valentine’s Day Wedding Cakes

Love is sweet and so are these decadent desserts

Updated 02/08/17

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Valentine’s Day is the most romantic day of the year, obvi. So it’s not a surprise that many couples time their weddings to this holiday. Looking for some Valentine's Day wedding cake ideas? Opt for hues of pink, red and white and romantic adornments (think roses, strawberries, hearts, arrows, kisses, “LOVE” and “XO” letters). For the cake flavors, consider red velvet or decadent chocolate (it is an aphrodisiac, after all). Love is sweet and so are these decadent desserts, which are totally worthy of a featured spot at your Valentine's Day wedding.

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Hundreds of folded sugar hearts adorn this two tier masterpiece by The Sugared Saffron Cake Company. And in place of a cake topper? A pair of sparkling silver hearts.

Photo by JoPhoto; Cake by Sugar Magnolia Cake Boutique

Alternating tiers of chocolate cake with mint chocolate buttercream and hummingbird cake with cream cheese filling compose this tri-level beauty by Sugar Magnolia Cake Boutique. The exterior is iced with multiple shades of pink vanilla swiss meringue buttercream to create the painterly watercolor finish.

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We absolutely love this naked cake, complete with luscious layers of strawberries and cream. Because at the end of the day, all you need is love...that and a slice of this berrylicious cake.

Courtesy of Steve Steinhardt Photographer

Pale pink fondant, 24k gold leaf and heart-shaped macaroons put a romantic spin on a traditional wedding cake.

Courtesy of Love Made Photography

Have you ever seen anything prettier than this crimson-edged exploding sugar peony cake by Rooney Girl Bakes? Talk about a showstopper!

Courtesy of Stephanie Rose Photography

Want your cake to wow? Dial up the glamour with edible gold leaf, deep red blooms and gold-dipped berries. A red lacquered stand adds a striking visual effect.

Courtesy of Whitney Hunt

Satisfy your sweet tooth with this four layer chocolate cake with raspberry filling by Flour and Flourish. Berry milk crumbs lend a whimsical touch.

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Alternating layers are white and silver fondant are adorned with bold blooms for an Instagram-worthy dessert.

Courtesy of Hansel & Gretel Cakes

“The couple didn't want a traditional wedding cake, instead they wanted a design that reflected the love story they shared,” says Megan Norris of Hansel & Gretel Cakes. Mission accomplished. It doesn’t get much cuter than this watercolor cake, flecked with gold leaf and finished with a golden arrow.

Photo by Chris Isham Photography

Boho brides will love this naked cake, topped with roses and strawberries. Twelve layers of vanilla cake and buttercream filling make this one sweet treat.

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For an outdoor bash, why not try a pale pink gradient cake with a fresh flower adornments?

Courtesy of Rachel Solomon Photography

Local blooms and cacti add a hint of Southwestern charm to Růže Cake House’s signature “Mr. & Mrs. Cactus Cake.” Inside? Pink velvet cake.

Courtesy of A's Exquisite Cakes

A couple of elephants, whimsical embellishments and a heart cake topper turn this classic white wedding cake into a Valentine’s Day-worthy dessert.

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