Bring a touch of vintage-inspired style to your wedding with this pretty candy-striped wedding cake.

Candy-stripe cake with sugar flowers in chocolate, fruit or flavoured sponge for 130 guests, £370, Contemporary Cake Designs. Stand, £48, Marston &Langinger. Linen tablecloth, £120, Jane Sacchi. Large ceramic basket, £120; small, £60, Marston&Langinger. Glasses, £13.95 each, Watts Contemporaries at Liberty. Sugared almonds, £9.50 for 290g, Charbonnel et Walker at John Lewis. Ribbon, 95p a metre, VV Rouleaux. Wallpaper, £35 a roll, Osbourne&Little.

As seen in the March/April 2007 issue of Brides.