30th April 2012 - Monogram cake toppers are increasingly gaining popularity especially on wedding events owing to their simplicity and unique appeal. They are designs comprising of letters which may be one or more. They usually are derived from the initials from the name of any person. These beautifully crafted pieces sit on top of the cake and draw the attention of every visitor. These toppers usually signify few traits of the groom as well as the bride.
There are many things that you may need to consider prior to finalizing such cake toppers. They are available in specifically two different types; contemporary and formal and you can be very experimental when it comes to choosing any of the two styles. Formal style is fancy, elegant and slightly more effeminate. Contemporary style is comparatively less fancy and presents a more modern feel.
You can read contemporary style initials with great ease as the letters themselves do not undergo any scripting or formal style. Instead curls are often used at the end of the letters to impart them the required beauty and appeal. But in case of formal style, it would be often difficult to decipher the letters as they are calligraphic or scripted letters.
To depict the panache or grace of the bride, formal style is more suitable as it tends to lean towards the bride. But if the intention is to depict both the groom and the bride on cake toppers, contemporary style should be taken into consideration. However, the final decision ought to be made on the personal choices of the groom and the bride and it should be a mutual decision.
After you have finalized whether you want contemporary or formal style of monogram cake toppers, your next step should be to choose the letters. You must decide before hand the letters you would want on your cake toppers and how many they should be in number. If you have clear vision about the style, letters and their numbers then it would be easier for the baker to come up to your expectations. Being very creative with numbers and initials can render the uniqueness to your cake toppers which you had desired.
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