The 31 Best Wedding Cake Toppers

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When it comes to choosing a wedding cake topper, it can get a little overwhelming because there are so many options out there! From traditional custom monograms to personalized figures and whimsical animals, there is definitely a topper that perfectly represents you or your wedding style.

Having a destination wedding? Go with a topper that gives a nod to your location—perhaps one with brightly colored tropical flowers or a palm tree if you're getting married in the Caribbean. Looking for something more simple and modern for a city loft wedding? Try a minimalist acrylic cube with a graphic font.

If you find a topper that you really love, you can keep it forever as a sweet memento of your special day.  Whatever your vibe and theme, we're here to help you find your perfect cake accessory.

Here, the best wedding cake toppers.

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Friendly Events "Just Married" Wedding Cake Topper

Just Married

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A cute banner adds a little rustic charm to your cake. Perfect for a more relaxed, low-key wedding, this topper would look great on a textured, buttercream cake. Post-wedding, incorporate it into a shadow box display and hang it in your home.

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Giga Gud "Mr Mrs" Wood Wreath Cake Topper

This laser-cut wood design shouts out your new status loud and clear. The graphic, leafy design can skew rustic or classic, depending on the style of your cake.

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All Her Glory Personalized Wedding Cake Topper

Gold Script

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These whimsical, gold cake toppers add a touch of glam without going over-the-top. The modern script of you and your partner’s names is completely personalizable, so you can change from a muted metallic to a louder, sparkly color if you’re feeling bold.

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Bhldn Love Birds Cake Topper

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This pair of adorable felted birds are the perfect, heartfelt addition to any cake. Best of all, post-wedding they'll have a permanent home on your bookshelf to remind you of your special day.

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Z Create Design Flamingo Cake Toppers

Flamingo Cake Toppers

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We love this sparkly and fun flamingo topper. Of course, there are tons of color options to choose from, but we think it's best to go all-out with a sparkly finish. It's perfect for a mod, brightly-colored wedding in a retro locale like Palm Springs.

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Kate Aspen "Love" Acrylic Cake Topper

Say it loud and clear! We love that this cake topper is gender-neutral and non-binary, making it ideal for all couples—no matter what their orientation.

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Le Rustic Chic Arrow & Initials Cake Topper

Arrow Monogram

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If you’re a little on the boho side, this arrow motif is a perfect fit. We love the handmade quality of this gold wire topper, and you can personalize it with your initials. We think it would look great on top of a smaller cake adorned with edible flowers.

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Gartner Studios "Mr and Mrs" Laser Cut Cake Topper

Papel Picado Topper

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This simple white wedding cake topper is an ode to those pretty, intricate paper flag banners. Keep the theme going throughout the reception with larger-scale paper decor pieces.

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Guest Book Studio "Better Together" Cake Topper

Better Together

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This cake topper is totally customizable and made out of wood, but can be finished in dark wood, light wood, silver or gold. The wreath motif is part boho, part rustic, and the added geometric element adds some modernity that we’re totally loving.

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Juyue Silhouette "Mr and Mr" Toppers

This simple silhouette of dapper gentlemen is a perfect cake topper for any style of wedding. It can also be personalized with your names and wedding date if you’d like.

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Z Create Design Tropical Wedding Cake Topper

Tropical Wreath

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This is a really cool one. The photo-realism of the flowers in this wreath will have your guests taking a closer look to determine if they are real flowers! Add in some real orchids and tropical greenery to make it pop even more.

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Belvedere Collection "Mrs and Mrs" Cake Topper

Mrs + Mrs

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This wooden, laser-cut cake topper is handmade and features a whimsical wreath of hearts around the "Mrs and Mrs" letters. Definitely more on the rustic side, this vendor will happily make the topper larger or smaller depending on your preferences.

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Southern Ever After Hiking Couple Wedding Cake Topper

Hiking Couple

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Do you and your partner love to get out into nature and do a little exploring? If so, celebrate your adventurous spirit with this wooden cake topper. This can be customized to be just the couple or with an assortment of animals to represent your favorite furry friends.

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Blue Brides LLC Modern Initials Geometric Cake Topper

Modern Initials

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This topper is perfect for the sophisticated, minimalist couple. Choose from a variety of wire colors—from rose gold to black to copper—and stick this on top of a simple cake to celebrate your love for each other.

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Fira Studio Circular Topper

Circular Topper

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We’re obsessed with this pretty, modern topper. The white option has an iridescent finish that makes this look like a delicate moon design from far away. The minimalist script is kept simple for a more subtle effect.

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Laser Design Krft Custom Wedding Cake Topper

Custom Geometric Topper

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Another topper that's perfect for modern couples, this one also features a pretty geometric design and whimsical script. It will make a statement, whether your cake is a simple one-tier or an over-the-top, multi-tiered cake!

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Lily Craft Au LED Laurel Wreath Cake Topper

LED Cake Topper

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Want to really wow your guests? Light up your cake! With a rustic wreath and delicate LED lights, this customizable topper will totally draw attention to your cake.

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Save the Date Designs Co. Monogram Acrylic Topper

Monogram Acrylic Topper

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If you like the look of the acrylic block topper but aren’t so into a script font, try something more graphic. There are so many colors to choose from (twenty-eight, to be exact).

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Sugar Plum Cottage Llama Cake Topper

Llama Cake Topper

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Who doesn’t love a llama? This cake topper is incredibly cute by itself, but we’d also like to draw your attention to the tiny crystal-adorned ring on the bride llama’s left hoof. 

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Celycasy Couple Silhouette Cake Topper

This classic topper of silhouetted couple encircled by greenery has a sweet, almost retro vibe. Choose from a range of colors, but we like the simple black to keep it feeling modern.

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Everlaser "Married AF" Cake Topper

Married AF

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Feeling a little sassy? Say it with this “Married AF” laser cut gold topper. You may want to put this one on a groom’s cake or a smaller cake so that your older relatives won't ask too many questions. 

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The Pink Owl Design Custom Wedding Cake Topper

Monogram Topper

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This pretty topper features your new monogram (if you’re changing your name!), and has a super delicate, thread-like design encircling the initial. It's available in gold, navy blue, rose gold or silver.

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Thistle and Lace Shop "Our Adventure Continues" Cake Topper

Adventure Topper

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Getting married somewhere woodsy, or have a bit of a rustic theme to your wedding? This nature-inspired topper is perfect for you. Made of wood and featuring a mountain scene, it would work wonderfully in an outdoor setting.

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The Letter Loft UK Eucalyptus Wire Wedding Cake Topper

Eucalyptus Topper

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Faux Eucalyptus intertwines with a customizable wire monogram heart in this cute topper. Add in some other winding greenery to the edges of your cake to amp up the lush factor.

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Marri Tree Lane Cake Toppers

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These gorgeous figurines are totally customizable, from gender to skin tones and hair colors. Made of a smooth resin material, they'll last forever on display in your home.

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Birch Bar and Co. Snowflake Wedding Cake Topper

Snowflake Topper

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Having a winter wedding? Opt for this customizable wooden snowflake topper. With nine color options (we love the matte white finish) you’re sure to find something perfect for your snowy celebration.

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Thistle and Lace Shop Palm Tree Topper

Palm Tree Topper

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What could be more perfect for a beach wedding than this topper adorned with leaning palm trees? Add in a couple of flowers on the tiers of your cake—or tropical greenery like monstera or palm leaves on the table—for the full effect.

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Fira Studio Topper

Last Name Topper

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This cake topper comes in pretty much any color acrylic you could possibly want. If you opted to change your last name, keep it simple with just one cake topper. If you've kept your name, get two—one with your last name and one with your partner’s last name. Try using different, coordinating colors to make a bit more of a statement!

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Missy Bocu Deer Toppers

Deer Toppers

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These sweet deer toppers are perfect for a woodsy wedding, but the metallic finish keeps them from going too rustic. They're a simple and perfect option for nature lovers. Carry the theme throughout your wedding decor with little woodland animal motifs on your table numbers and place cards. 

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En Dice Acrylic Cake Topper

Acrylic Cake Topper

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This topper is engraved in a modern acrylic block for an updated, fresh take. The best part? It makes a perfect decor piece for your home post-wedding—you always remember your special day when you look at it. Style it on a bookshelf or coffee table with your other collections.

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Capola Designs Sans Serif Initials

Sans Serif Initials

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We imagine this graphic topper at a modern museum or loft wedding! It would also be perfect for an engagement party or bridal shower on a smaller cake or dessert. The mirrored effect also adds a bit of a disco vibe.

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