Glitzy Cake Stand

Materials

  • China plate, 10" diameter
  • Crystal candlestick, 4" tall
  • Chandelier prisms, 12
  • Small white shirt buttons, 12
  • Gold craft wire

Tools

  • Round-nose pliers and wire cutters
  • Dry erase marker
  • Clear silicone adhesive

Directions

STEP 1

  • Cut 1-1/2" wire length. Use round-nose pliers to bend wire into ā€œuā€ shape. Insert wire through buttonholes on buttons. Use round-nose pliers to twist two ends of wire into loops. Repeat to make 12 wired-buttons.

STEP 2

  • Measure and mark 1/2ā€ from edge on back of china plate using dry erase marker. Continue around plate, marking 12 evenly-spaced dots. Use clear silicone adhesive to adhere flat side of each wired-button to each mark on back of plate.

STEP 3

  • Apply clear silicone adhesive to top of crystal candlestick. Press glued end of candlestick on center of back of plate.

STEP 4

  • Hook one chandelier crystal through each wire loop on back of plate.

Tip

  • 1. Check out thrift stores or flea markets for lamps and other décor that are embellished with chandelier prisms for budget-friendly repurposing.
by Jennifer & Kitty O'Neil
Glitzy Cake Stand
Glitzy Cake Stand