If you're planning a springtime wedding, you're undoubtedly brainstorming ways to incorporate the bright, flower-filled season into your big day. And one of our favorite ways to embrace the signs of spring is through the wedding cake. Sure, a classic white confection is always in season, but we can't help but dream of romantic spring-inspired styles for nuptials from March to June.
There are endless ways to transform your average reception dessert into a bonafide spring wedding cake. Consider fresh blooms and pretty pastel hues, such as lilac, powder blue, lemon yellow, and soft blush to start. You can also take a cue from one of the latest spring wedding cake trends we love and use dried and pressed flowers as a fresh way to incorporate florals in your confection. How pretty!
But it's not just color or decorative accents that make a cake speak entirely to your spring wedding date. Take, for example, a naked wedding cake. While we especially love them for fall nuptials, they can be the perfect treat for your spring wedding, even if just kept simple with a charming sprinkling of seasonal berries. Similarly, chic metallic wedding cakes don't necessarily seem spring-like, but when paired with garden-fresh blooms, the look becomes modern and fresh.
From pretty pastel wedding cakes to tiered confections teeming with flowers in a rainbow of hues, there are countless ways to add a seasonal touch to your big-day dessert that will feel entirely celebratory.
Ready to find the perfect look to inspire your own springtime soirée? Read on for 26 of our favorite spring wedding cakes.
Fruits Paired With Florals
This cake is positively drowning in springtime vibes! We love the way the mixture of bold fruit and florals cascades down this confection.
We love the wild, organic look of this two-tiered spring wedding cake, complete with pretty pressed flowers. Plus, the natural greenery adds such a nice touch!
Simple With Fresh Berries
There's something about fresh berries that just says spring has arrived! This naked cake with fresh blackberries and sprigs of greenery pulls off a simple springtime look flawlessly.
Fresh, Bold Blooms
The violet and yellow-hued blooms on this three-tiered wedding cake look like they were plucked straight from the garden! And placed on top of an all-white buttercream frosting canvas, these florals truly pop.
Simple Green and White
You don't need tons of big blooms to make your reception's dessert spring-ready. At their Lake George wedding, one couple added a seasonal touch to their cake with minimal green vines and simple white buds. Sometimes less is more!
A Pop of Pink
We love a sweet pop of color for spring! This lemon marionberry cake definitely fits the bill in a stunning pink hue.
A Watercolor Masterpiece
The delicate watercolor florals are a beautiful addition to this painted-on masterpiece. Plus, the cake pairs perfectly with the rest of this reception's springtime decor.
Topped With Romantic Blooms
The blush dahlias and white peonies that top this confection are undeniably feminine and romantic. We love the way the florals and greenery were left to speak for themselves against a simple semi-naked cake canvas.
How stunning is the flood of florals cascading down this pink-hued dessert? A spring wedding cake doesn't have to mean subtle colors. Sometimes, it can mean a bold, romantic pop of pink!
Colorful Figs and Florals
Violets, berries, figs, and sprigs of greenery adorn this pretty purple wedding cake. This would be such a stunning option for a woodland-inspired celebration.
Citrus and Greenery
This two-tiered cake is decorated with simple greenery, but the splash of citrus adds a beautiful touch of color. What a great way to add a bit of springtime sunshine!
A Bold Splash of Color
Don't be afraid to go bold with springtime hues if that's what you're hoping for. This spring wedding cake is positively blooming with lush flowers of the season.
Muted Blooms and Fresh Berries
Looking for a simple, romantic look? A sprinkling of fresh berries and a smattering of muted blooms make this three-tiered confection utterly irresistible.
White and green is a classic color palette for spring weddings, but it doesn't have to be boring! We love the use of beautiful blooms and fresh greenery on this semi-naked cake.
An Unexpected Pop of Color
The wash of red-to-pink color on the base of this otherwise white wedding cake is an unexpected look we love. Paired with a hint of gold and pretty pink roses, this design is undeniably stunning.
Sweet Strawberries and Cream
Whipped cream and strawberry baked goods are a springtime favorite. Why not consider the preferred flavor for your own wedding cake? We love the look of a naked cake decked in blooms and berries for a charming display.
Pretty in Pink (and Orange)
Who says a simple single-tiered cake can't make a statement? Covered in edible petals in seasonal hues, this wedding cake is ready for spring—and Instagram!
Surrounded by Florals
We love this small and sweet confection for a more intimate, romantic affair. But it's the way this cake is displayed that really pulls the look together. We love the wreath-as-a-plate idea to add another pop of greenery!
Decked in Romantic Blooms
If you prefer a darker, moodier color palette, you can still certainly incorporate it into a springtime wedding. Consider adding a few deep burgundy blooms to your wedding cake for a more dramatic, romantic vibe.
Towering High With Fresh Florals
Want to make a statement, while keeping your cake's decor simple? We might be a little obsessed with the elegant, semi-naked look of this ultra-tall spring wedding cake.
Simple and Sweet
Consider topping your cake with natural elements of the season. Edible lavender can add a light, floral flavor to your wedding cake. Plus, it looks super pretty!
A Soft Blue Hue
Want to add a little color to your springtime sweet without going overboard? A powder blue hue is decidedly soft and fresh, just like this cake!
Floral Statement Tier
Make a beautiful floral statement on your cake! With peachy floral watercolor illustrations, this wedding cake is totally dreamy.
Buttercream With Bright Blooms
A classic white buttercream wedding cake will never go out of style—especially when combined with a smattering of pretty flowers! We love the simple textured buttercream on this cake, paired with stunning blooms.
Painted With Metallics
Who says you can't add metallics to a springtime wedding? In addition to their simple and sweet metallic wedding cake, this couple also offered guests a variety of tarts at their Santa Fe wedding.
Fresh White Blooms on Buttercream
As much as we love colorful wedding cakes, white-hued confections will always have a place in our hearts. We just adore white florals on white, and this three-tiered cake pulls off that look flawlessly!