Wedding Week #15: Mini Cakes as Pretty Wedding Favors

Victoria Sponge Cake from

Seeing several posts this past week featuring the sweetest miniature cakes made us think, “How lovely would these be to give as wedding favors!” Especially if you’ll be having an intimate ceremony and reception, you can go a bit more fancy with what you can give as take-home gifts. And see how lovely these 5 finds are indeed! The styles range from vintage to rustic to boho-chic, so you just may find mini cake inspiration here for your own wedding theme.

Mini Cake Inspiration for Different Wedding Themes

Mini Cake Inspiration for Different Wedding Themes

Why does everything look prettier in petite form? These mini cakes are perfect examples. Take a look and be charmed!

1 – Mini “Mr. Selfridge” cake by Anges de Sucre which, as they describe it, features a chocolate sponge with yellow vanilla Swiss meringue buttercream, black chocolate glaze, salted caramel pearls, popcorn and a mini-macaron!

2 – Mini Victoria sponge cakes from, with their lemon curd and cream, are perfect for a tea-inspired bridal shower or intimate wedding reception.

3 – Flower-topped stacked cakes via House of Bakes recreate a lovely scaled down version of the popular naked cakes. So pretty with fresh blooms!

4 – Boho-chic mini cakes by Incredible Edibles (via Ruffled) have a certain retro charm with their peach frosting and tiny pearl accents.

5 – Tiered miniature cake by The Glass Plate (via Kara’s Party Ideas) captures a rustic look with a succulent topper and a wood slice for a display stand.

Thinking of making your own miniature cake favors?

See our post: A Dainty DIY: How to Make Mini Wedding Cakes (with links to recipes).

Do drop by again next Sunday for a roundup of more wedding inspiration. We promise we’ll be sharing something fab again!

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