- Double Happiness Cake Topper
- Size: 4"H
Language is made up of words which are made up of letters, but all of that is
merely symbolic representations of first sounds and then ideas that exist in our
minds and the real world. This can make some words, some letters, some symbols
very powerful. This is especially true when that symbolism pulls back on our
ancient past or on a certain cultural tradition, such as the Asian double
happiness cake does.
This beautiful cake topping piece features the Asian symbol for happiness,
double here in exquisite metalwork. The ideas behind this is to create almost a
charm, as if the symbolic power of the word, doubled, can translate into
reality, into happiness doubled, and shared between two people. It represents
happiness in unity, while also hailing back to the cultural heritage that it
This powerful symbolic cake topper stands 4" in height and is paper thin so that
it can easily be embedded in even the tiniest of cake crowns. It is crafted from
polished metal, which allows it to pick up the colors in the cake, making this
the perfect piece to couple with a dessert that is particularly brightly hued.
The nature of the double happiness symbol makes it perfect for topping a wedding
cake, however it can really be used in any situation where you want to inspire
joy and a celebratory nature. This is great for birthday parties and special
occasions or even just as a topper for a cake that you make at home for your
At a wedding, this can be coupled with various other items to create an Asian
inspired theme throughout the entire hall.