As if a pavlova wasn't summery enough with just seasonal fruits, adorn it with a scattering of edible flowers. We're talking summer in a dessert: delicious and pretty!

Catherine Gratwicke

THE CLASSIC, THE PRETTY, THE DOWNRIGHT CRAZY!

Stack layers for an impressive alternative wedding cake, or add a simple one or two tier to your dessert table. We guarantee there'll be nothing left!

MORE DESSERT TABLE DELIGHTS

Edible flower and mixed berries pavlova, £85 (serves 25), www.rarefood.com. Cake stand, similar £12.99, www.hm.com. Tablecloth, £16.99, to hire, www.joneshire.co.uk. Liberty-print napkins, £39.95 for four, www.liberty.co.uk