Wedding Colors & Ideas

20 Black Wedding Cakes to Wow Your Guests

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Who says wedding cake has to be white?
When it comes to wedding cakes, there are no rules that dictate what color your sweet treat should be. If you want to serve guests something they’ll never forget, consider breaking the mold with a black wedding cake. The latest wedding cake trends are all about originality and personalization, and there’s no better time to experiment with a moody color scheme. And, believe it or not, black cakes are more attainable than you realize—you don’t even need a Halloween– or New Year’s Eve-themed wedding to pull it off.

To help you get started, we’ve rounded up 20 black wedding cake ideas that’ll stand out among your dessert spread. Take notes of your favorite details below, and bring them to your pros to create a cake that’s simply unforgettable.

Red and Black

Red and Black Wedding Cake IdeasBlack and Red Gothic Elegance Lace Wedding Cake

Gothic Black

Gothic black wedding cake with top hat Gorgeous Black and Gold Wedding Cakes from Sweetlake Cakes

with Red Roses

Red and Black Wedding Cake Ideas

Purple and Black

Black and purple geode and gem cake

Rose Gold and Black

glitter rose gold and black wedding cake

Burgundy and Black

black and burgundy wedding cake

Pink and Black

pink rose wedding cake with black accents blush watercolor black and white wedding cake

White and Black

elegant black wedding cake with white sugar flowers
Source: itakeyou
black and white buttercream wedding cake
Source: wild flower cake boutique

Gold and Black

Black White and Gold Wedding Cake with Gold Ruffles

Silver and Black

chocolate black and silver wedding cake

Blue and Black

Gothic wedding cake