Need Help Finding Cake Boxes!

Decorating By AngelMonique97 Updated 23 Feb 2016 , 4:25pm by Chelle43

AngelMonique97 Posted 23 Feb 2016 , 2:25am
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Okay so I am completely new to this. I am making my very first decorated cakes for a friend on the 5th. They will both be bowling themed cakes with a few fondant toppers and I would like to be able to find boxes that will fit them both, but I am having trouble finding any that would be tall enough.


The first is just a simple 6" round smash cake. I'm using an 8" cake board because I plan on doing a thicker border and then setting that on top of a 10" cake board to decorate with wrapping paper and contact paper. I wanted the cake to be at least 8" tall (toppers included)

The second cake (including cake board) will be about 15" x 20" and I want it to be about 10" tall

I've looked at Walmart and Michael's and several places online and no luck. Any advice??

3 replies
Nana52 Posted 23 Feb 2016 , 11:40am
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For tall cakes, I have the same problem.  Kara Buntin has a great video on making your own cake boxes.  


Good luck!  


Mikellee31 Posted 23 Feb 2016 , 4:00pm
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I go to a box store and use this method 


Chelle43 Posted 23 Feb 2016 , 4:25pm
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I just go to Walmart and use shipping boxes for my tall cakes

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