5 Easy Pieces — Vintage Wedding Cake Toppers

5 Easy Pieces — Vintage Wedding Cake Toppers

You found your wedding cake! Now how are you going to top it? Photo: WeddingBee.com

As part of a series called 5 Easy Pieces, we’ll be gathering our favorite upcycled, re-purposed, vintage, and handmade stuff from around the web for you to buy or make yourself. So stay tuned for quick lists of 5 must-haves and get ready to wish you had thought of that.

1950s Hand-painted Dark Haired Topper

5 Easy Pieces — Vintage Wedding Cake Toppers

A dashing pair with dark hair. Photo: Myworld.ebay.com/connectibles

This vintage wedding topper ($35.99) features a raven-haired duo for all the brunette couples out there.

To pick up this 1950s topper, visit Myworld.ebay.com/connectibles.

Vintage Cake Toppers for All Occasions

5 Easy Pieces — Vintage Wedding Cake Toppers

Represent the whole wedding party on your cake, including the parents of the bride!

Back in the day, wedding toppers were more popular than this generation’s fad of mini-cupcakes and pies in jars combined! And RetroSchemto has quite the smattering from the past. From Silver anniversary celebrations to toppers representing the entire wedding party, plus capped and gowned graduates, superheros and sporting chaps, Cynthia has got a gathering.

Find this topper and more from RetroSchmetro on Krrb.

Precious 1920′s Kewpie Toppers

5 Easy Pieces — Vintage Wedding Cake Toppers

Decked out in original crepe paper clothes fashions of the 1920s, these wedding toppers are classically chic. Photo: Wannabuyawatchgifts.com

Take it back to the twenties with this pair of toppers ($225) featuring Kewpie dolls in original crepe paper clothing. The vintage charm will surely have your guests buzzing all night.

To pick up this vintage marvel, visit Wannabuyawatchgifts.com

1959 Chevy Impala Topper

5 Easy Pieces — Vintage Wedding Cake Toppers

The cheapest car you’ll ever buy. Photo: Krrb.com/wishuponapress

Are you and your significant other the next Bonnie and Clyde? Well this 1959 Chevy Impala topper ($40) is the perfect ode to that dynamic and even comes with miniature ‘Just Married’ tin cans tied to the bumper.

To pick up this getaway car, visit Krrb.com/wishuponapress

Recycled Sheet Music Love Birds

5 Easy Pieces — Vintage Wedding Cake Toppers

For you eco-friendly lovebirds out there. Photo: Etsy.com/shop/yellowbearstudios

These handmade love birds upcycled from sheet music ($25) are a personalize way to adorn your wedding cake. And if you’re feeling crafty, they’re pretty easy to replicate!

To pick up this recycled cutie, visit Etsy.com/shop/yellowbearstudios

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  • dak1b

    Great idea! These unique toppers def ass a flare to cake! Very creative and one of a kind pieces. I love the charm.

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