Just saw the prettiest plastic plate at Target. now i have a reason to go back and get it! DIY Cake Stands from outdoor plates and cups. (Wouldn't suggest using a rounded/concave plate as it might sag the cake or pie.
Crafty Creations: DIY Cake Stand here’s what you will need: a plate base of your choice (candle holder, martini glass, ramekin etc.) industrial strength glue The steps are simple and the end product is too sweet to pass up.