- Apr 13, 2020
Chandelier CAKE STANDS
In cake making and decoration, one of the most vital instruments is the cake plates. These are usually dependent on the type and size of the cake to designed, and they complete a cake's piece of art; they typically pull the cakes craft out to the world. Different cake designs can have different cake stands, some of which could be flat bottom or cake plates with crystals.
Here is a shortlist of cake stands
The flat bottom stand
From the name, we can quickly identify that this type of cake is flat with no supporting base. They are best suitable for situations where you do not want to draw a lot of attention to the cake presented.
The basic cake plates
This type of cake stand is usually simple, but unlike the flat bottom stand, it has a supporting base, and it comes in different shapes. Cakes presented on these plates often pull admirers with its design and not its cake stand.
The elegant plates for weddings
These stands are usually shiny because they are made of steel or in silver coverings. They give your wedding that simple but sleek look without so much noise. They can be round, square, or made in whatever shape of your choice. You definitely want to choose this over the others mentioned above, but a little patience, there is one more to knock you off your feet.
Chandelier cake stands
This set of stand glitters and it keeps your audience wowed and dazzled; this is because they are not your regular stands. They are cake plates with crystals and pendants, used in large weddings and special events. They come in varying designs – they could be suspended and can be in multi-layers for cakes and cupcakes.
Making your Chandelier cake stand
In the bid to cut costs, most people are beginning to make their cake stands. Making a chandelier stand may seem impossible, but it is way easier than you think. Once you get all the right materials in its correct sizes, then the DIY chandelier cake stand is only a piece of cake.
Some materials needed for a home-made chandelier stand are listed below
- Threading hooks & chain.
- Light pendant or push lights.
- Beads in rolls or Cristalier Crystals
- Crystal platter
- Premium Dinner Plates (plastic)
- Plastic Plates with Textured-Line Pattern
- Plastic Fluted Serving Bowls
- Cake Boards
- (all bowls, plastics, and platters should be in precise forms)
Recently, there are lots of people trying to practice the art of DIY chandelier cake stand. But don’t rush, if you are going to do this, remember to take caution and be sure to use a dummy cake. Also, if you want it suspended, ensure its strength and durability get tested.
Cake stands come in different designs and can be used not only in cake presentation but in other forms of decoration. It is best to make your pick according to your occasion and pocket, and if you intend making yours, be sure to follow necessary directions while making use of quality materials and products to avoid disaster.