A single tier wedding cake is suitable for a small and intimate wedding and it can be decorated in many ways. Don’t think that just because it has a single tier it must be simple or plain, if you use the right decorations and ideas, be sure your cake will also impress. The benefit is that you can cut off the price and you can bake the cake yourself. Pack the cake with neat flavors and with decorations and make the cake as special as your wedding day.
A single tier wedding cake doesn’t have to be round or square and you don’t have to worry about construction and stability, you can make the cake in anything that goes through your mind. Use shapes like hearts, stars, flowers and other things you are passionate about. If you have picked a certain wedding theme, adjust the cake’s shape to synchronize them both. You are not restricted to use a certain shape and you can definitely go with something creative. Once you settled on the shape, you can focus on the flavor. You can use traditional flavor or you can go unique. Cheesecake is not normally used in tiered wedding cakes, so you can use the flavor in your wedding cake in case you really like it.
Moreover, decorating the cake is a very important step, because people get to see it first of all and then taste it. You have a lot of options here as well. Use fresh flowers, ribbons, fresh fruits, blown sugar figures, icing decorations and fondant and customize the cake however you want. You are not restricted and you can find a lot of amazing photos online on how to decorate the cake with the elements you chose.
With small wedding cakes you can focus on presentation to add that wow factor to your cake. Display it in a fashion way and add decorations to the cake stand or the table the cake sits in case you went for a simple wedding cake. Use a tiered stand and add fresh flowers below and above the wedding cake. This will create the illusion that you are having a multi-tiered wedding cake and add a stunning look to your special day. As you can see, there are lots of possibilities and lots of options to focus on and all you need is imagination and inspiration.