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How To: Make a Vintage-Inspired Cake Stand

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What You Need
Candlestick with a hole down the middle. (Start unscrewing the stick to see if it comes apart.)

Drawer Pull
Plate (Melamine or Ceramic)

Allthread (Be sure to choose the size that will screw into your drawer pull.)
Drill and Drill Bit. (You'll need a wood bit for drilling into melamine and a ceramic bit for drilling into ceramic.)


1. Place a piece of tape in the center of the plate and drill through the tape.

2. Take the allthread and cut to the length of your stand. Assemble by putting the washer and screw at the bottom of the stand, then threading the allthread through candlestick piece, then the plate.

3. Screw on the drawer pull at the top.


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