In informal every day usage, the word baroque simply implies that something is “elaborate” and “ornate”, with many details.

Marie Antoinette styled floral & feather arrangement
Marie Antoinette styled floral & feather arrangement

It’s derived from the Baroque styles of the 17th and 18th centuries and a style that perfectly befits a formal wedding celebration. Especially when applied to dresses, floristry and cakes – just check out the mouth watering creations in this post!

Wedding dress by Stella de Libero
Wedding dress by Stella de Libero

Baroque as a wedding style or theme has been around for a few years now. However recently there has been a steady growth of interest from brides looking for fresh, new inspiration on how to style and personalise their own weddings.

And the intriguing Marie Antoinette fits the scene perfectly. You can find lots of information about her online if you are interested. It’s worth a few minutes of your time if you are considering this style of wedding.

As always, the focus is on the images. The talking is done.

Baroque wedding cake – Weddings in Colour
Baroque wedding cake – Weddings in Colour
Baroque wedding cakes – Wedbook
Baroque wedding cakes by Cotton & Crumb
Temari cakes by Maki
Temari cakes by Maki
Marie Antoinette wedding cake by Olofsun
Marie Antoinette wedding cake by Olofsun
Baroque wedding cake – Weddings In Colour
Baroque wedding cake – Weddings In Colour
Baroque bridal dress by Ian Stuart
Baroque bridal dress by Ian Stuart
Marie Antoinette styled wedding dress by Ian Stuart via Inspirasi
Marie Antoinette styled wedding dress by Ian Stuart via Inspirasi
Marie Antoinette styled wedding ideas, via Weddingbee
Marie Antoinette styled wedding ideas, via Weddingbee
Baroque wedding dress, via Baroque Couture
Baroque wedding dress, via Baroque Couture
Marie Antoinette styled wedding dress by Stella de Libero
Marie Antoinette styled wedding dress by Stella de Libero
Baroque wedding dress, via Wedbook
Baroque wedding dress, via Wedbook
Baroque wedding dress, via Elle China
Baroque wedding dress, via Elle China
Marie Antoinette painting
Marie Antoinette painting
Marie Antoinette styled wedding ideas, via Jennifer Skoog
Marie Antoinette styled wedding scene, via Jennifer Skoog
Marie Antoinette styled wedding ideas, via Weddingbee
Marie Antoinette styled wedding ideas, via Weddingbee
Baroque stationery by Ajalon
Baroque stationery by Ajalon
Baroque wedding stationery by Zazzle
Baroque wedding stationery by Zazzle
Baroque stationery by Carciofi
Baroque stationery by Carciofi
Baroque wedding stationery by Elum
Baroque style stationery by Elum
Baroque stationery, blue, by Carciofi
Baroque stationery, blue, by Carciofi
Marie Antoinette styled shoes by Christian Louboutin
Dainty Marie Antoinette style shoes by Christian Louboutin
Baroque lace wedding shoes – Christian Louboutin
Baroque lace wedding shoes – Christian Louboutin
Marie Antoinette vintage fan
Marie Antoinette vintage fan
Ornate baroque style wedding ring
Ornate baroque style wedding ring
Marie Antoinette style mask
Marie Antoinette style mask from Venetian Fantasy Masks

Venetian Fantasy Masks

Crystal drop earrings by Talullahtu
Crystal drop earrings by Talullahtu
Pearl and crystal silver drop earrings by Karen Wilson Holmes
Pearl and crystal silver drop earrings by Karen Wilson Holmes
Baroque style vintage fan
Baroque style vintage fan
Bridal feather fan
Bridal feather fan
Ostrich feather fan
Ostrich feather fan
Baroque necklace by Rhouen Rhu
Baroque necklace by Rhouen Rhu
Baroque lace bridal gloves
Baroque lace bridal gloves