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Monday, September 28, 2009

DIY Canned Food Cake Stand Part 2

I loved Jacinda's quick homemade cake stand so much I had to try it out.

It was so easy! I also learned a valuable lesson about reading the reviews before trying a new recipe...if I had I would have known this recipe from Cookie was mis-written and only made half a cake!  oh well, the frosting was good!

My version after the jump...


Click here to get Jacinda's original DIY.

I didn't have any cardboard cake rounds, so I traced a plate on this old (clean) Mozza pizza box:

I felt happy that the box asked me to recycle it and I did.

Then I traced that round on the back of my paper...should have done it on the front...oops, had to redo without the paper designer's logo showing:


I didn't have good craft glue so my sides weren't sticking well:


So i just added a little hot glue around the inside bottom:


Then after the cake was eaten, it found secondary purpose as a little stand for keys and such near the front door:


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1 Comments:

Blogger Jaime said...

jacinda did you notice i made a point of saying it was a "MOZZA" pizza box.. just to rub it in that we have mozza in CA and you don't? i'm so nice sometimes.

September 28, 2009 at 7:56 PM  

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