THE Purple Cake – Revisited

Purple Cake - Click for large viewWe’ve had so much “buzz” about February’s “Purple Cake” post that we wanted to do an update for you. The original post can be found here: The Wedding Cake That Went Viral on Pinterest. BTW, the cake’s Pinterest photo now has over 21,000 repins!

Also, we now have two Pinterest Boards for cakes: Colorful Wedding Cakes and White Wedding Cakes  …. over 460 luscious wedding cakes to help you choose your own special confection.

As mentioned in the February post, the popular purple/black cake was created by Jen Kwapinski of Jen’s Cakes in San Jose, CA. She kindly provided more details about the cake:
Design Name:  “Mod Damask”
Number of People Served: Approximately 100
Icing:  Butter Cream
Butterflies: Fondant
Trim: Satin Black Ribbon
Scrollwork: Hand Piped
Flavors: Top – Double Chocolate Kahlua Cake w/ Chocolate Mousse filling
Middle – Double Chocolate Kahlua cake w/ Chocolate Mousse filling
Bottom – Banana Cake w/ Bavarian Cream Filling

The wedding photographer was Ken Kato and he has graciously provided additional photos for inspiration and ideas. These new photos show the overall wedding décor and how perfectly the cake and décor complement each other.

Newlywed's Table and Chairs Décor

Detail of Bride and Groom's Table

Place setting detail

Table décor including cake

Decor detail