Cut a portrait of you and your fiancé to fit in the centre of a rosette and attach with glue. Glue the rosette to ribbon and wrap the ribbon around the cake, securing it with a pin.

Rosette, 80p, Winning Rosettes. Ribbon, £2 per metre, VV Rouleaux. Cake, £375 (serves 90); cake stand, £40 to hire, Zoe Clark Cakes. Wedding photographs courtesy of Julia Boggio.

As seen in the March/April 2010 issue of Brides.