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13 Dessert Displays That Are Too Pretty to Eat


We all know dessert is the best part of the wedding meal, so why not dress it up a bit? Here's 9 ideas for taking it above and beyond while showcasing your sweets. 


1. Flirty and Fun

bright & colorful

Photo by Ten·2·Ten PhotographyAnne Edgar PhotographyCGE Photography,Vision PhotographyLyn Ismael: Evocative Imagery of Love Stories

Between the bright colors, pretty ribbon, and whimsical paper decor, we could stare at this display for hours. 

2. Rustic Treats


Photo by June Lion

The mouth-watering assortment of treats paired with the light-up sign makes this display especially swoon-worthy. 

3. Cool Cakes

cool cakes

Photos by Anna Kim Photography and Lauren Peele Photography

These creative cakes and sparkly linens are certainly dazzling to the eye. 

4. Playful & Preppy

colorful cakes

Photo by Lindsay Docherty 

Bright colors and fun patterns are the perfect recipe for a cool dessert display. Throw some blooms and fruit into the mix and you've got a winner. 

5. French Fare


Photos by Calli B Photography and Tealily Photography

The mastermind behind these croquembouche displays sure knows how to make mouths water. 

6. Sweet Treats

sweet treats

Photo by The Bird & The Bear Photography

This pretty-in-pink display full of sugary goodness has us craving candy!

7. Creative Cupcakes

creative cupcakes

Photos by KJS Photography and Shelly Kroeger Photography 

Whether your day is rustic or girly glam, cupcakes are easily arranged to match your wedding day style. We love the tree branch idea!

8. Nature-Inspired Display

nature inspired display

Photo by Troy Grover Photographers

The burlap, tree slice cake stand, array of greens, and naked cake makes this display perfect for a rustic wedding.

9. Ombre Macaroons

ombre macaroons

Photos by Blaine Siesser Photography and The Nichols Photography

We can't take our eyes off of the pretty shades of pink on these macaroons. 

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