12 Beautiful Cake Stands to Show Off Your Instagram-Worthy Creations

July 13, 2017

The only thing better than a gorgeous cake is a gorgeous cake sitting atop a striking cake stand. Whether your preference leans toward vintage-inspired, pastel-hued milk glass, classic pewter, or clean and minimal, there’s a style out there for everyone.

Feeling inspired to prop up your baking efforts? Take a look through our Shop’s range and scroll down further for some of our favorite go-to recipes to help keep all these charming stands company.

Sitting Pretty

Pillivuyt Patisserie Footed Cake Stand $99

Take the Cake

Which cake stand do you prefer? Be sure to share your favorite go-to cake recipe with us below.

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  • emgoh
  • Hana Asbrink
    Hana Asbrink
Hana is a food writer/editor based in New York.


emgoh July 13, 2017
Any chance I can find out what those tasty looking cookies or scones or..... are atop the pink glass stand?
Hana A. July 14, 2017
Hi emgoh - we tracked it down, enjoy!
emgoh July 14, 2017
Thank you! (and my friend with celiac will appreciate this, too!)