How Do I Make A Support System Like This....

Decorating By jennifercullen Updated 25 Jul 2011 , 4:31pm by jennifercullen

jennifercullen Posted 24 Jul 2011 , 7:51pm
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and what is it made from? I have no idea what to buy and where to start...

I've never done any kind of construction stuff but I've decided I'm gonna have to learn icon_smile.gif I really want to make the cake on the link I'm going to post, just not as big!

http://sweetbcakes.blogspot.com/2011/04/cake-construction.html

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soapy_hopie Posted 24 Jul 2011 , 7:56pm
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I would print off the first picture and bring it to the hardware store, and they can help you find all the pieces you need. the white tube looks like abs pipe, as for the little metal thing on the bottom i have no idea, good luck

jennifercullen Posted 25 Jul 2011 , 3:32pm
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That's a good idea! I'd never thought of that thanks I'll take it with me! How much help they'll be I have no idea but its worth a try!

inspiredbymom Posted 25 Jul 2011 , 3:43pm
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It looks like a flange on the board with pvc off of that. It would be sturdy! I really like the base of it. Very pretty. Thanks for sharing the link.

Crazboutcakes Posted 25 Jul 2011 , 4:01pm
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this was such a great looking cake, have no idea of what the top was either but would love to know what you find out!

jennifercullen Posted 25 Jul 2011 , 4:31pm
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It is lovely isn't it. The base and the cake I just love everything about it! I guess I really need to learn about this DIY stuff!

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