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35 Stunning Black Cakes That Will Take Your Breath Away

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I started this journey of looking at black cakes when researching Wednesday Addams cakes. From there, I fell down the rabbit hole of looking at some of the most amazing creations.

I’m not a baker or decorator, but I am genuinely in awe of these fantastic creations. I hope you enjoy them.

If I have shown one of your cakes and didn’t offer proper credit, know that it was unintentional and I would surely love to give credit where it is due, so please let me know. Enjoy.

35 Stunning Black Cakes That Will Blow Your Mind

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Black Cake

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This cake would be perfect for a wedding or birthday. It reminds me of the ’20s and Schitt’s Creek all at once, caw, caw. And I mean this in a good way. 😉

Black Cakes

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This elegant geometric cake design is perfect for a wedding or large birthday gathering.

Black and Gold Cake

This cake would work for many occasions – birthdays, weddings, or even a New Year’s Eve celebration.

Black and White Cake

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Image Credit: Bakkertje Sieg | Sigrid on IG via Pinterest

This black-and-white creation reminds me of city skyscrapers. It would work nicely for birthdays, retirements, or a black-tie affair.

Black White Gold Marble Cake

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A luxurious three-layer cake boasting a stunning exterior reminiscent of marble, blending the timeless elegance of black and white with hints of golden opulence.

Elegant Black Cake

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This simple black cake holds its own with the beautiful addition of pearls and a monogram.

Black Floral Butterfly Cake

See this gorgeous Black Velvet cake from all sides over on IG.

Black Wedding Cake

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This three-layer cake is just one gift box upon another just begging to be opened.

Red and Black Cake

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This captivating cake features two round layers, with the bottom layer showcasing an intricate lattice-like design, accentuated by a vibrant red Hawaiian flower, adding a touch of exotic elegance.

Black and Gold Birthday Cake

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This 40 and fabulous cake shows its class with the ruffled layer accented with the gold rosette belt reminding me of a dress.

Elegant Black and White Cake

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This three-layer cake harmoniously blends a textured layer with an intricately detailed quatrefoil design, resulting in a visually captivating and uniquely styled masterpiece.

Black and White Wedding Cake

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An elegant towering confection adorned with contrasting black and white layers, promising a visual feast and a symphony of flavors.

Black and Gold Cakes

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This arch cake shows off it’s dignified design looking like black onyx with gold flecks.

Black and Gold Cake

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This classic design is fit for any queen … or king.

Black and Purple Birdcage Cake

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This sophisticated cake, featuring a birdcage design in black against a pristine white canvas, is adorned with delicate purple flowers, adding a touch of enchantment to its aesthetic allure.

Black and Gold Cake For Him

This simple design is perfect for milestone birthdays.

Black and Gold Men’s Birthday Cake

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This super cute cake is perfect for a gentleman’s birthday, Though somehow even without a face, he looks to be a scallywag, sort of DiCaprio in Django Unchained 

Red and Black Wedding Cake

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This wedding cake with its draped fondant makes for a stylish cake.

White Black and Red Cake

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This cake with its stark black and red embellishments is breathtaking.

Red Gray and Black Cake

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This charming creation makes for an impressive wedding cake.

Simple Black and Gold Birthday Cake

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Simple yet refined is the vibe of this cake.

1920’s White and Black Cake

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This Roaring 20’s inspired cake might just be my favorite of the whole bunch.

Black Birthday Cake

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Sentiment from the topper aside, this gorgeous cake says it all.

Black and Hot Pink Cake

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This whimsical design would make a perfect birthday cake.

White and Black Cake

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Any bride or birthday girl would be happy with this festive, yet elegant cake.

Purple and Black Halloween Cake

This cute cake is perfect for Halloween.

Chanel Cake

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Who can resist such a simple, classy design?

Black and Pink Butterfly Cake

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Beautiful butterflies adorn this lovely confection.

Black and Peach Cake

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Painted almost in abstract, a beautiful cake for a birthday or wedding.

Black Floral Cake

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The light flowers in contrast to the black make for a lovely creation.

Purple and Black Goth Cake

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This purple and black floral cake is just stunning.

Black and Purple Cake

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This gorgeous cake would be lovely for a goth wedding or a 40th birthday cake.

Beetlejuice Black Cake

Whether for Halloween or a Beetlejuice party, this takes the cake.

Black Drip Cake

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A perfect cake for a gothic theme.

Pink and Black Cake

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This adorable creation would be a refreshing twist for a Halloween party.

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I hope you enjoyed this collection of black cakes. I know I enjoyed putting them together for you. I hope you found inspiration or at the very least delight in these gorgeous and elegant cakes.

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