An English tradition that is now a popular choice for weddings, baby showers, hen parties and pretty much any occasion, afternoon tea is taking off.

A wonderful experience that allows friends and family to share sandwiches, cakes and tea from an elegant cake stand, it’s no wonder why afternoon tea is so popular. However some often struggle to find the perfect cake stand for afternoon tea that not only looks beautiful, but is functional. Here at Cake Stands we have created a list of our top afternoon tea cake stands that will really stand out at any event.


Bombay Duck Miss Darcy 3 Tier Teacup and Saucer

If you are really looking to play towards the vintage theme, then this cake stand with a tea cup and saucer on the top tier is perfect. Made from jade china and offering three tiers that can elegantly display cakes and sandwiches, this cake stand is also displayed in a beautiful gift box for that perfect presentation.

Premier Housewares 3 Tier Lace Cake Plate Stand

The lovely lace effect on this 3 tiered afternoon cake stand really fits into an afternoon tea theme. A silver effect handle really ties the whole design together and is sturdy so can hold an array of beautiful cakes and sandwiches.

Barmans Retro 3 Tier Glass Cake Stand

A traditional glass design, this afternoon tea cake stand offers a retro look that suits most décor. The intricate patterning in the glass really captures the eye, where the plate sizes are perfect for finger sandwiches and scones or cakes. A little sophistication that will suit any home.

Utopia 3 Tier Cake Plate Stand

A more modern design ideal for larger events, this white and chrome cake stand is super sturdy can can be carried easily. The stand is also great for businesses such as a cafe or restaurants who serve afternoon tea as it's easy to clean.

3 Tier Stainless Steel Cake Stand

Ideal for smaller cakes, this stainless steel cake stand is easy to clean and is incredibly durable. Easy to carry when full, the stand has a bulbous top and won’t become tarnished or dull over time.

For our full range of tiered cake stands for afternoon tea click here, and enjoy your event whatever the occasion.

Post By Lauren