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Here is my take on the popular mini cupcake stands.
These are very easy to make and super cute ! Match them to your party and use them again and again by changing the ribbon.

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  • How to make a cake stand. Mini Cupcake Stands - Step 1
    Step 1

    To position the candlesticks bang in the middle of the wooden circles, take a sheet of paper and with a pencil draw around the shapes of the wood circle and the end of the candlestick.
    Cutout the two templates.

  • How to make a cake stand. Mini Cupcake Stands - Step 2
    Step 2

    Fold in half and then in half again so as to get quarters.
    Position the small shape on the bigger one, matching the corners, and draw around it.
    Cutout the small shape.

  • How to make a cake stand. Mini Cupcake Stands - Step 3
    Step 3

    Unfold and use as a template to draw a small circle shape on the wooden circles.

  • How to make a cake stand. Mini Cupcake Stands - Step 4
    Step 4

    Apply some glue on the end of the candlestick and position the candlestick on the small circle.
    Hold in place for a few seconds.

  • How to make a cake stand. Mini Cupcake Stands - Step 5
    Step 5

    Let dry as per glue manufacturer's instructions

  • How to make a cake stand. Mini Cupcake Stands - Step 6
    Step 6

    When the glue has dried, spray paint them.
    Distress with sanding paper if you wish.

  • How to make a cake stand. Mini Cupcake Stands - Step 7
    Step 7

    Embellish with your favourite ribbon.

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Surf jewels
Surf jewels · Southend-on-Sea, England, GB · 11 projects
These are cute, it's just getting hold of the candlesticks that's not always easy!

http://surfjewelsphoto.wix.com/jewelleryandfelted
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Joetta H.
Joetta H.
Where are the directions?
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CazSteele
CazSteele · Cape Town, Western Cape, ZA · 8 projects
Awesome tutorial & idea! Thanks for the share <3
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Steph.
Steph. · Reading, England, GB · 212 projects
wow! that is so cool! how creative are you? ^^
nice tutorial too Happy
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