What Are the Costs for Wedding Cakes?
Wedding cakes come in various styles, frosting, flavors, and designs, each of these features coming with its own time spent on doing it, level of complexity and ingredients – all these determining in the end the cost of wedding cakes. So, whenever you are out there planning to shop for your wedding items make sure that you first of all find about the prices and the quality that is attached to them in order to make a great choice for whichever item you are about to shop.
One thing you must know when it comes to cost of wedding cakes: they are priced ‘per slice’ rather than ‘per cake’. Down below we will try to make an estimation of these costs in accordance to the type of the wedding cake: For a regular wedding cake that has a simple design with a few decorations on it you can expect to pay around $1-$2/slice.
You should consider also how many guests will attend to your big event as in this way you will have a closer to reality cost of wedding cake. For instance, for a number of 80 guests attending to this special day, you will have to pay a maximum of $160. If you feel that you want to embellish it more then you can do it on your own. There are various online ways through which you can do this.
Above-the-average wedding cake which includes multiple tiers, a more detailed design and decorative style that makes it be close to a refined type of cake you can expect the cost of wedding cake to be around $4 – $6/slice.
As to the very elaborate wedding cake with more than 3 tiers or with a design that replicates the wedding theme and decorations that involve a very complex work and detailing of the elements included in the decoration you can expect the cost of wedding cake to be around $8 – $12/slice.