Have you always shied away from making yummy cake pops for parties just for the lack of properly crafted stands to display your stuff? Well, we know that the commercial ones burn a hole in your pocket. Hence we came up with some excellent tutorials for helping you to create them yourselves.
When you are throwing a birthday party for your little one, you are likely to consider creating a cake pop stand for the dessert table that is large enough to hold all the yummy chocolate cake pops as well as some miniature cones filled with delicious mousse.
A wooden plaque, drill and measuring tape are all you need to make this quaint stand for cake pops. Spray paint in red for a charming appeal.
In this delightful project, patterned cardstock was taped round the outer edge of a foam disc. The upper surface of the disc was covered with perforated cardstock before inserting the cake pops and filling up the cavity with gumballs.
This four tiered cake pop stand is made out of Styrofoam cut in various sizes and spray painted in metallic blue and black. A silver trim or ribbon round alternate tiers gives a glam finish.
A brilliant idea of stamping the cross symbol all over a covered cardboard box using a carrot and stamping ink is demonstrated here.
Styrofoam discs in 3 different sizes, Styrofoam glue and 3 sheets of scrapbook paper in a pretty zebra pattern nails this grand party accent.
Here, a plastic piece is used as the base to hold the tiered Styrofoam cake pop stand.
Cut shapely pieces of foam and decorate with red polka-dotted paper and ribbon to make this beauty for a Disney-themed party.
Well, in a similar vein, a Mickey Mouse shape is also going to be a hit with the kids.
Scroll down the linked post where the author describes four great ways of making cake pop stands out of reusable items.
Though the linked tutorial is for a three-tiered cupcake or mini cake tower, you just need to pierce holes all round the Styrofoam cake dummies and increase the number of tiers as per your wish to turn it into an elegant wedding cake pop stand. Decorate the tiers with satin ribbons and red colored paper for an eye-catching effect.
Here is a video tutorial to teach you the basics of making a cake pop stand out of Styrofoam. You can decorate and increase the number of tiers as per your wish for your baby boy’s birthday party.
If you do not want so many tiers, you can use a single foam disc and cover it around with a zebra print paper for rocking a zebra-themed party.
Here is a brilliant idea for a stand that can house all your yummy cupcakes and cake pops. If you want, you can make the 3 tiers in a square shape.
This beautiful piece of art has been crafted from plywood. The step-by-step comes replete with a comprehensive plan for cutting the wood.
These pretty holders come with a paper cover for safe transportation. If you want, you can also make a dome lid to cover the pops.
You can cover the box cake pop stand with shiny wrapping paper as shown in the tutorial or use any matte scrapbook paper with beautiful paper art patterns glued to it.
In the linked post the author talks about making this beautiful cake pop stand among other fab party décor ideas.
Pepper the holiday season with this stunning Christmas cake pop stand.
Dry your delicious cake pops in this innovative cake pop stand.
You can either lodge your graduation pops in Styrofoam covered with gold glitters or in any leftover wooden scrap piece if you want something sturdy.
In the linked instructions, the author has painted the wooden board stand white. If you want, you can cover it with colorful paper of your choice.
You will be given 6 awesome ideas for cake pop holders in the linked post using glass, egg carton and shapely Styrofoam among others. Take your pick.
Wrap a satin ribbon with cute polka dots round the stand for a glam vintage look.
In the video tutorial, you will be guided to make a cake pop stand in a unique shape. You can use it to house your delicious hello kitty cake pops.
Nautical themed cake pops would look amazing in this DIY long cake pop stand.
This delightful plan of making a cake pop stand in sewer lid style has been shared by the author among other décor ideas for a Ninja Turtle themed birthday bash.
A lush mossy cake pop or marshmallow stand does its bit towards making the Earth greener.
In the above-linked post, the author talks about how she customized wooden cake pop stands that she made for a birthday celebration. You will be redirected to the page where she has given the details of how she made the original stands.
Many find it difficult to space the holes of their stands at equal intervals. These paid templates for boxes that can hold up to 12 cake pops will ease the process. There are also templates for boxes with lids.
Scroll down the linked post to find out how an empty egg box tray can act as a great alternative for a commercial cake pop stand. A wonderful recipe for making pumpkin cake pops comes as a bonus.
Just increase the size of the square wooden plaque as indicated in the tutorial and also the number of drilled holes to make this oversized cake pop stand. The steps come replete with a template for drilling holes. You can download it for accurate measurements.
With such lovely ideas in you kitty, your next party is going to be a hit among your friends and relatives. What’s more? Kids are going to love your creations! Just add the tasty recipes that come with some of the tutorials and there! Your party pops and holders are going to be etched in your guests’ minds forever.
Published on May 5th 2016 by Peyton Derrida