Cupcake Stand

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This post is for all the cupcake lovers!

How to make your own cupcake stand! It is so easy all you need is:

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Cake boards: 1×8″, 1×10″, 1×12″

Styrofoam cake dummies Each 2″ high in the sizes: 2X6″ and 2×7″

Satin ribbon, enough for both cake boards and the Styrofoam cake dummies
Thick paper
Glue stick or double sided tape
Craft glue
Strong double sided carpet tape
Metal pins
A pair of scissors
A pencil

Step 1:
Start by glue the Styrofoam cake dummies together. So they can dry completely.

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Step 2:

Take the satin ribbon, and fasten it on the cake dummies with a metal pin. Then wrap it tightly all the way around the cake dummies.
Note: you can also glue the ribbon on the cake dummies if you like, just use a glue stick.

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Step 3:
Secure the satin ribbon with a metal pin or a small piece of double sided tape. Continue with the rest of the cake dummies.

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Step 4:
Place the cake boards on the paper and with the pencil draw a line around the cake boards. Cut out the paper circles with a pair of scissors.

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Step 5:
Rub the glue stick all over the cake board and place the paper circles on top.

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Step 6:
To attach the satin ribbon around the side of the cake boards use either a glue stick or double sided tape.

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Step 7:
Now it is time to assemble the cake stand. Use strong double sided carpet tape so that the cake dummies stays in place on the cake boards. Note: Remember when you have assembled the cake stand with cakes on it, not to move it around too much.

Source: Cake Journal: http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-a-cake-stand-for-cupcakes-or-mini-cakes/