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Best of 2015: Wedding Cakes

From gold foil to gilded florals and modern graphics, couples weren’t shy when it came to their wedding cake designs. Here are our year-end picks for the Best Of series, Wedding Cake edition!

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We love the equestrian vibe of this cake by WOW Factor Cakes in Charlotte, N.C., spotlighted in a glamping styled shoot we featured. | photo by Drea Photo Artistry

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The cake designed for Valerie and Jessi’s Hawaii destination wedding perfectly mimics the local flora. | cake by CJ’s, photo by Meew Meew Studios

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This cake by The Cake Whisperer from the Bright & Bold styled shoot we featured is rocking so many elements that are trending right now — swooshy buttercream, watercolor and gold flecks. And the tiny rosettes paired with oversize sugar flowers? Obsessed. | Photo by Laura Kelly Photography

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Emily and Adrian had a cake. Made of cheese. ‘Nuff said. | Cheesemongering by Saxelby’s, cake by Henry’s at the Farm, photo by Sarah Tew Photography

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The cake design looks as if it was pulled straight from a grandmother’s jewelry box. We love the idea of incorporating a similar design using your own family heirloom! | cake design by Too Nice to Slice, photo by Jess Collins Wedding Photography

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We love the modern floral graphics on this color-blocked cake, perfect for the Palm Springs wedding it was a star at. | cake by Hey There! Cupcake, photo by Gideon Photography

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Metallics are hot, hot, hot right now and we love the mix of gold foil with copper florals from this Idaho wedding collective shoot. | cake by Greg Marsh Designer Cakes, photo by Ampersand Studios

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We love the masculine elements (antlers, deer silhouette) featured on the cake from the Boardwalk Empire-inspired shoot with a pop of pink to balance it out. | cake by Cake by Nicole, photo by Edward Lai Photography

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Naomi and Michael upped the style factor for their small and simple cake with gilded leaves and a modern LOVE cake topper. | cake by Cupcake Carnivale, photo by Adachi Photography

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Perhaps one of our most popular cakes we featured on social media, this geometric confection from a Las Vegas-inspired shoot blends glam and modern styles effortlessly. (Sidenote: the second cake in this shoot is equally fab!) | cake by Peridot Sweets, photo by Bit of Ivory Photography