6ft Tall Bride Cakes Goes On Sale For $1 Million
What makes a wedding a special occasion comes down to the details, and many are willing to spend lots of money to make sure their special day is a once and a lifetime experience. One British cake maker knows this well and she just revealed her million dollar wedding cake design. She says she made this life-like cake after the image of an Arabian Bride.
This wedding cake by British designer Debbie Wingham, 36, and is edible from head to toe. The dessert is six-foot tall and weighs over 220 pounds and took 10 days to create using over 1000 eggs for the mixture. It’s covered with 100 pounds of lace-textured fondant and embellished with 5,000 hand cut flowers with edible pearl inserts.
According to Wingham the headdress has “five flawless three-carat white diamonds all valued at 200k each, along with VVS1 smaller stones,” the only part of the sculpture which is not ingestible. Wingham was commissioned to make it for Bride Dubai 2018, one of the world’s largest bridal expos.
Ta dah! The big reveal! Introducing the million dollar bride!!!!! Inspired by arabian influence this was her in the beautiful @rafflesdubai where she was created. She was revealed today @thebrideshow I'm too tired for hashtags but she is so worth it ! Will post detail images later need skeep now sshhhh
According to Wingham’s team: “It took five burly security guards to move it” and “it’s so unbelievably realistic, the fondant gown is so fabric-like it’s scary It looks just like one of Debbie’s creations from her haute couture days.” Wingham is an internationally renowned artist best known for creating items dubbed as “the world’s most expensive.” Her past works include the diamond-encrusted “world’s most expensive dress” and “the world’s most expensive shoes.” Her reps say that her commissions have “topped the 50 million USD mark.”
Must be nice…