Brides: Modern Blue Ombre Wedding Cake. Beach-bound brides looking for a modern wedding cake should check out this design by Faye Cahill Cake Design in Sydney, Australia. The two cake tiers are handpainted to create a subtle watercolor effect resembling the ocean. Then the design is finished with a pair of lovebirds sculpted from sugar as well as strands of twine wrapped around the base. The overall look is subtle, clean, and super chic.