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Cupcakes on a Dirt-cheap DIY Stand

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I made this beautiful and elegant cupcake stand on one of those random boring afternoons when Aarabhi was down for a nap (which went on for two hours, rendering me delirious with joy) and the husband was lazing around. I saw this interesting video on YouTube a few days earlier and bought the supplies (which cost me exactly $3, exc taxes). I was waiting for half an hour of me time so that I could get on. I guess if you wish hard enough for something to happen, it really does *dramatic tears*
cupcake stand3I am in love with this whole cheap craft thingimajig and am going around the house on a scavenger hunt, looking for things to glue together with my giant tube of E6000. My husband probably fears that I might glue his eyes shut unless I find my next DIY project but what do I say, that is a fear that he has to live with.
cupcake stand2cupcake standThe cakes are nothing special, I made them from a yellow cake mix that came out of a box and slathered on some whipped vanilla frosting that was colored with gel coloring. I loved it because it was a change from the homemade cakes I normally bake. The raspberries were added on for some color, of course.
cupcake stand4Have a sunshine-filled day, y’all!

 

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Author: vaish

I am a business student, food blogger and mommy to a beautiful little baby girl I lovingly call Kohlrabi (yes, like the veggie). I love vintage fashion, ganache and Ina Garten :)

2 thoughts on “Cupcakes on a Dirt-cheap DIY Stand

  1. I have been planning on a diy cake stand for a while…bought all the stuff but did not have the courage to apply glue. If it is stuck then I am stuck with a stand occupying a large chunk of my space. So i am thinking of other uses for such a stand instead of just holding cakes once in a blue moon!

    • I agree with you! I use mine to store bananas and other fruits, to serve appetizers when we have guests over. It normally hangs out on my kitchen bar counter. Totally worth it! 🙂

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