We can all agree that there is something so elegant and gorgeous about black and white wedding cakes. This classic and timeless color combination brings an air of sophistication to a wedding. The groom’s black tuxedo and the bride’s white bridal gown conjure up the scene of the ultimate black and white ball! Black and white cakes are a natural progression in keeping with the theme. This classy color is perfect for the formal wedding, it fits like a glass slipper, but it is still appropriate for a semi-formal weddings too.
There are hundreds of variants of black and white wedding cakes, and everything depends on your imagination and wish! To help you out, we created a list of some of the most beautiful black and white wedding cake ideas.
Black and White Patterns
The most modern and bold idea is to go for black and white watercolor, ombré, and brushstrokes. These patterns are very modern and very edgy. However, if you want to go for something more traditional, there are a lot of options available: polka dots, stripes, geometry and floral patterns.
Black and White Detailing
Textures, bold rims, and shards are going to make your wedding cake look ultra-modern and bold. You also have an option of adding edible beads, shards, rhinestones, blooms, and leaves. You can also go for fresh blooms and greenery, or add a touch of bling with gold or copper foil, silver and other metallic touches.
Black and White Stripes
Wedding cake that is decorated with black and white strips is playful and charming, while also being sophisticated, elegant, and timeless. Wedding cakes like these are absolutely gorgeous, and they will definitely wow all of your quests. You can go for black and white strips only, but you can also add accents of silver, gold, and even maroon. Those colors are really going to pop in the black and white combination.