Take cake decorating to a whole new level with these timeless dessert toppers.

By Rachel Sylvester
July 09, 2019
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When it comes to wedding cakes, taste testing potential flavor combinations is the first—and often easiest—step every couple must take when developing their dream dessert. Once the initial cake consultation is through and you've thoroughly weighed the benefits of frosting versus fondant, the final crucial dessert decision lies in choosing the perfect cake topper, naturally.

Whether you're opting for something old, something new, or something you can pass on to future generations of cake-crazed to-be-weds, there's no sugarcoating the fact that selecting a wedding cake topper is no easy task. Thousands of creative cake toppers exist, from acrylic cake toppers or heirloom-worthy finds that'll last long after the final slice of wedding cake is consumed.

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Struggling to find a classic cake topper that will properly showcase your wedding cake, pie, or cupcake spread? Top it off with one of these keepsake wedding cake toppers that you'll relish long after your "I dos."


Love Is Love Cake Topper

Celebrate your union with an acrylic cake topper that serves as a sweet finishing touch on just about any wedding dessert—pies and cupcakes included.

To buy: $15; target.com.


Celebrate Cake Topper

Add a touch of sparkle to your wedding confection with a gold glitter cake topper that comes equipped with an acrylic stem.

To buy: $25; michaels.com.


Acrylic Heart Cake Topper

Celebrate the fact that you've officially tied the knot with an elegant acrylic topper that'll see you through years of anniversaries.

To buy: $16; target.com.


XOXO Gold Cake Topper

Spell it out with a scripted acrylic cake topper, like this option that looks good on everything from bridal shower desserts to birthday sweets.

To buy: $7; target.com.


Two Hearts Cake Topper

Crafted from metal, this sentimental cake topper ships in a gift box, so you can keep it for years to come.

To buy: $40; bedbathandbeyond.com.


Constellation Cake Topper

Available in 19 different finishes, this customizable constellation cake topper features the Zodiac signs of you and your betrothed.

To buy: from $27; thistleandlace.ca.