20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

We love looking at beautiful, inspiring wedding cakes, but there’s nothing like a good cake fail to make us laugh out loud…and then make us so grateful for the many, many talented bakers out there who would never let this happen to us. Read on for our top 20 most horrifying and hilarious cake fails.

1. The oh-so-romantic dismembered hands cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

2. The cake that didn’t do so well in the Dallas humidity in August

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

(If you can’t stand the heat…?)

3. The monogrammed cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

(This was the bride’s inspiration image.)

4. The camouflage cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

5. The unfortunate wedding castle cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

6. The cake with an, um, interesting decor motif

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

7. The cake that attempted to get in on the desert wedding trend

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

(Desert weddings can be gorgeous, we swear!)

8. The plaid (ish?) cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

9. The cake for the couple who loves to travel

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

10. The “weeding” cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

(Well, we did say weed weddings are a thing…)

11. The suggestive sand castle cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

(This was the couple’s inspiration.)

12. The wacky name cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

13. The Sponge-Bob-meets-Larry-the-Cable-Guy groom’s cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

14. The cake that proves that asking for something simple will not necessarily help

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

(Here is what they were hoping for.)

15. The ruffle cake gone wrong

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

(See the inspiration image here.)

16. The un-fit to be tied cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

(This is what the couple asked for.)

17. The “yo peep this” cake

20 Wedding Cakes That Failed So Hard They Won

18. The Confederate flag and beer can cake…

Confederate flag and beer can cake

 

19. And the Confederate flag and soda can cake

Confederate flag and beer can cake

 

(How are there two of these?!)

20. The “what is this I can’t even” cake

Confederate flag and beer can cake

(All images from Cake Wrecks, re-published with permission.)

—By Rachel W. Miller

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