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Why Add Cake Stand to Your Wedding Cake?

If you already choose the size of your wedding cake, you will need for a cake stand. It will make your already elegant cake more luxurious. It also makes smaller cakes look bigger. You can get a stand for cake by rent or buy one. So, here are some considerations in choosing one. First of all you must choose the same size or bigger than the bottom tier of the cake. The cake board and cake stand also better in the same size.

Next, make sure the top plate is flat. Then, you can test your cake stand by stacking books that have same weight as your cake. After all the technical things, you may want to consider the color. You can choose a bold color like hot pink, black, silver or classic white. In choose standing tool for cake will depend on your style and theme that you would like on your cake. You can always ask for consultation with your baker, if you still doubt about your choices.

Do It Yourself Cake Stand, Why Not?

We already have the recipe for a homemade wedding cake. If you are DIY type, why not also make your own cake stand? Surely it will give you more unique and memorable wedding because of your personal touch. It can show of your style and character. Here the article will give the instruction on how to make wedding cake or cookies stand. You will need some plates, base to hold the plates and some other stuff like E6000 glue.

Here we only make for three-tier cake stand, so we need three plates in various sizes. Next is a candle pillar base, lamp base, or anything sturdy enough. Make sure the surfaces that will be attached together are clean and dry. You can use some sand paper and glue it with E6000. After drying it, you can test it by holding it upside down. And press the plate as if to try to make it fall from the base. Repeat the process for the other tiers.

To clean your cake stand, use a damp cloth after use, and don’t put in the dishwasher. You can also add beads or crystals to the edge of the plates for decoration. Lightly sand the edge and hot glue the beads to the edge. You can use E6000, but it will dry in a very long time. After read this article, hopefully you will choose the right option on whether you will buy, rent, or make your own stand.


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