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Acrylic, glass, ceramic, wooden, slate - I love them!

 

I think a good cake stand can really make a cake. Do you agree? Who else has a collection of cake stands they use again and again?

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i love making cake stands

 

love to

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post #3 of 9
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Me too, but I'm not very practical so anything too complicated and it all ends in disaster - as it did in one very memorable incident with a less-than-stable tiered wooden cupcake stand I once made.

 

I'd love to see photos of some of your creations!

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they are here and there--i used to have a bunch of them stored on webshots and they reorganized and the photos are here somewhere and then i shut down my other website and i have a few pictures right around here somewhere...

 

i can always find this one ;)

 

http://forums.egullet.org/topic/68445-demo-making-a-wedding-cake-at-home/ post #5

 

but i had a cool one i really liked--hmm--probably never be able to find it...

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K8, you should make some for me!!

www.VeryDeliciousDesserts.com

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Delicious-Desserts/207874222593145

 

It's never "just cake!"

 

You may get a cake for $way to little but you won't get this cake!

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www.VeryDeliciousDesserts.com

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Delicious-Desserts/207874222593145

 

It's never "just cake!"

 

You may get a cake for $way to little but you won't get this cake!

Animal
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post #6 of 9

Quite a few people make cake stands out of things they find at thrift stores (or in their basements).

https://www.google.com/search?q=make+a+cake+stand&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a

 

For the bottoms: upside down sherbett cups, candle sticks, cups, sugar bowl, vase, etc.

For the tops: ceramic plate, glass plate, glass round from inside a microwave oven, platter, etc.

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post #7 of 9
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K8, you should make some for me!!

 

 

aww--that's so sweet--lemme know what you need!!! ;) hahahaha

 

i really really liked this one

 

 

 

it's like a two tiered stand with the see through stuff underneath there

 

great photography huh ;)

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post #8 of 9
I see all those cute DIY stands...I can't ever find the supplies.

I took the Marina Sousa class & she lists all the materials to make a really cool stand. Umm yea...I could buy one for all that!!

I'm always looking for inexpensive candle sticks or platters. So far, no luck.

There is a woman making the most beautiful wooden pedestal stands. They even come up to 26". Gorgeous! A FORTUNE!!

I need my husband to get some woodworking skills.

www.VeryDeliciousDesserts.com

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Delicious-Desserts/207874222593145

 

It's never "just cake!"

 

You may get a cake for $way to little but you won't get this cake!

Animal
(4 photos)
 
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www.VeryDeliciousDesserts.com

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Delicious-Desserts/207874222593145

 

It's never "just cake!"

 

You may get a cake for $way to little but you won't get this cake!

Animal
(4 photos)
 
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post #9 of 9
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Just revisited this post that i did from ages ago and it's so inspiring - I'm a bit busy now but I really want to try making my own at some point.

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