(Closed) Cake help! (or, “how to make an ice cream cake look pretty”)

posted 8 years ago in Food
Post # 3
645 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

 you could make a cake stand out of wood. That is what i think we are doing

hmm for sparkly cake…. pop rocks? i think that one of the BEEs had it on her blog on the front page. it;s one of the newer ones.

good luck

Post # 4
10851 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2010

@oracle: You can get edible glitter. Most baking supply stores carry it. As for your cake stand, check out shops like Goodwill for vintage stands, or for a vase and cool plate and glue them together! DIY is always a good option for getting the look you want.

Post # 5
46606 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

Here’s a link to google images”sanding sugar”. You can sprinkle this on your cake and the whole thing will sparkle. It comes in many colors. Buy it at a store that sells cake decorating and baking supplies.


Add some fresh flowers and your cake will look beautiful.

You can make the cake stand by using clear epoxy to glue a clear glass or crystal plate to a crystal vase or wine glass. Here’s a link to a previous post.



Post # 6
65 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: June 2011

We are doing cakes for our centerpieces so that all the tables have their own cake and can have a small piece, big piece, or none at all, Their choice. 

I got our cake stands from amazon.com and they were $10, glass, with lid. I love them. When I got them it was free shipping so we saved a lot of money when we got 10 of them lol.

Hope that helps.

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