Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Cupcake Stand

I get a lot of questions about my cupcake stands. I made these myself as I was not able to afford the perspex stands when I started out baking.

These are made out of cake boards in different sizes, pre cut PVC pipe (10cm height) I bought from the hardware store and all are glued together by really strong super glue.

I also use double sided tape to decorate each tier with ribbon to match the colour theme of the cupcakes.

It costs less than $20 to make them, depending on the number of tiers. The most expensive element is the PVC piping. I chose the PVC pipe as I needed something wide to support each tier.

The stands are fun to make and it does the job!

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