Choose a simple palette and don't hold back on the show-stopping detail.

Catherine Gratwicke

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Cake supremo Makiko Searle of Maki's Cakes advises, 'Don't choose just one show-stopping detail when you can have intricate sugar flowers, lace panels and a fairytale crown on your cake.' We couldn't agree more!

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Orange-flavoured cake, £3,200 (serves 320), www.makiscakes.com. Arrangement (Bombastic, Blue Pacific, O'Hara and Sweet Avalanche roses, peonies, sweetpeas, birch foliage and freesias), £225, and cascade (ivy),  from £133 per metre, www.byappointmentonlydesign,com. Disco ball, from £23, www.dzd.co.uk. Table, £59.80, and tablecloth, £10.01, both to hire, www.joneshire.co.uk