The cutting of the cake takes place at the
reception. The bride holds the knife and the groom places his hand over
hers to cut the cake.
||This symbolises the plunge the couple has taken, as they embark
on a new life together and is one of the major photo opportunities!
||Originally the bride would cut the cake herself for all the wedding
guests, however as wedding cakes became larger and more multi-tiered,
it did take the combined efforts of both the bride and groom to
cut and serve!
||Sometimes, the bride and groom may feed each other a slice of
cake, and depending on what the couple is like, it may end in a