Remember the bleeding armadillo cake in the movie, Steel Magnolias? You remember... the one they stashed in the carport, so no one would see it? Well, groom's cakes have come a long way since then and are now a common wedding tradition. It gives your guy an opportunity to express himself in the estrogen overload that is your wedding day. Now, there is always a possibility that you will end up with a bleeding armadillo cake, but he may surprise. Give him a little leeway and see where his imagination takes you... or... if the control freak in you just can't leave it up to him, consider some of these creative groom's cake alternatives.
Pay homage to his favorite sports team or college, with a logo design. Does he have a passion for golf? Surprise him with cake inspired by his favorite course. If you really want to go all out, how about a design around his favorite restaurant or musical group. What about his preferred desert? Is he an Oreo lover or a Twinkie aficionado? Your local bakery can turn these treats into delicious and interesting groom's cake.