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Cakes have marked milestones for generations. They have evolved over the decades and have stood the test of time as a symbol of love and giving. The right cake can give any occasion a festive flair, especially a birthday celebration.
According to expert cake makers, there are several factors that can make a cake pretty. These include the overall design and decoration of the cake, the colours used, the quality of the ingredients, the texture and consistency of the cake layers, and the shape and size of the cake. Additionally, the way the cake is presented, such as with a beautiful cake stand or surrounded by fresh flowers, can also add to its overall aesthetic appeal.
New Ideas for Pretty Cakes
We’ve compiled a list of some of the trendy cake designs to help you find your perfect cake.
These cakes differ from traditional cakes in their simplicity. They are typically adorned with minimal frosting and decorations, resulting in an elegant and understated appearance. The beauty of these cakes lies in their simplicity, yet they can be customised in terms of shape, colour, and flavour to suit any occasion. Minimalist cakes are a popular and timeless design choice.
A simple cake with a gradient ombre icing is particularly effective at sophisticated events where you want the cake to make a statement on its own. If you find one solid colour too stark, consider blending multiple pastel or rainbow colours for a subtle and refined pop of colour.
Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or simply a new beginning, every occasion calls for a pretty cake. Two-tier cakes have become the new trend for making all celebrations bigger and better. The design possibilities are unlimited–two-tier confections make a sweet surprise for those who believe that there’s no such thing as too much cake!
If there’s anything better than one cake, it is multiple cute little cupcakes or mini cakes! An assortment of mini treats is a great gift for those friends or family members with a sweet tooth. Select decorations that go well with the occasion, have hand-piped personalised messages, or select a mix of both. Cupcake designs will come together effortlessly and make hearts melt.
Celebrate in Style
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Black Velvet Cakes in Sydney offers a range of cakes from classic vanilla birthday cakes to super cool birthday cakes that can be adorned in unicorn, rainbow, or cartoon character themes for a child’s birthday. For adults, there are specialised designs for our confectionary creations that are not only visually appealing but also delicious.
Consider a cake that is hand-decorated with beautiful, intricate designs, making it a unique and stunning option for any birthday celebration; or trying a floral cake adorned with delicate sugar flowers that give the cake an elegant and feminine touch may be more your style. If so, check out our Gold Diamante Cake with Red Roses–it’s a fan favourite.
Other options include drip cakes, a popular trend that involves a thick layer of chocolate ganache or caramel dripping down the sides that creates a dramatic and eye-catching effect. Sprinkle cakes are covered with multi-coloured sprinkles, giving them a luxurious and festive look that's perfect for birthdays.
Get the Prettiest Cake in Town
These are just a few examples of the pretty birthday cakes available at Black Velvet Cakes. Call or drop in today to talk about the idea you have in mind for your next birthday event. Our bakery offers beautiful custom cake designs that are sure to make everyone happy!