Wedding Cakes - What is Your Style?
When you are planning a wedding you have so many details to attend to. There are the guest lists, the accessories, the table placements, the venue, not to mention your dress and corsage and even your shoes. Can't forget the shoes! One item that is a main focal point of any wedding is the cake. These days finding a supplier of wedding cakes has just gotten that much easier.
While you could sweat out of the details yourself, these days many people are using the services of event planners to help them make their big event stunning and memorable with a minimal amount of stress. One of the advantages of using an event planner is that they can deal with the details. Another advantage is that they can also help you work out the themes that you want to base your event around, whether you are located in Jacksonville, Dallas or Detroit or in any other American city. One further advantage is that event planners work with suppliers all the time, including suppliers of wedding cakes and they will be able to quickly point you in the right direction as they usually have a network of reputable suppliers at their fingertips that they have worked with many times before.
Just like people, wedding cakes come in all different shapes and sizes. You can choose the number of tiers, the flavour, the fillings, as well as whether you would like to choose from a traditionally designed wedding cake or a more contemporary one. These days, wedding cakes aren't all white either, and you will be able to choose from different colours and flavours of icings too, from chocolate to delectable pink. The cakes themselves also come in vanilla, chocolate, lemon, poppy seed as well as the traditional fruitcakes, among others. With so many choices, where can you even begin?
While they could make the decision for you, most event planners like to take a more advisory role. For example, if you are planning your wedding around a theme, they will be able to help you choose accessories, feature items and a wedding cake that will blend or put the spotlight on your theme. Let's say you're getting married in Chicago. No problem, sometimes known as "the windy city", your event planner can help you incorporate this into your theme. Or perhaps you prefer New York, the city of sophistication and lights. Or even the city of New Orleans, the city of great jazz. There are thousands of possibilities for every city.
When you are looking for an event planner, you will find that there are some wonderful fantastic event planners listed on the internet. Many event planners have very comprehensive websites with sections that include themes, how to carry them through, ideas for centrepieces, as well as links to reputable suppliers. Buying wedding cakes doesn't have to be stressful. Rather it is another area where you can let your creative juices flow to make your event one that is memorable for all who attend.