From baby showers and engagement parties to birthdays and even weddings, cupcakes and muffins really are the perfect sweet treat for any occasion! While these baked goodies look fantastic on their own, they can make a show-stopping table piece when presented on a cake stand, which is sure to be a talking point for your guests.

If you’re struggling with a theme, you could try whimsical florals, shabby chic prints or elegant and simple lines. No matter what your style is, we have a variety of cake stands to suit all themes and occasions.

Garden Parties

While the great British summer might be a little temperamental, there is no better time to plan a fun garden party. You can’t beat a warm afternoon in the garden with delicious food and drinks, but if you want to impress your friends and family, the perfect finishing touches can make all the difference so shop the range of Afternoon Tea Cake Stands now to help bring your vision to life.

For dainty buttercream cupcakes, why not showcase them with the Maxwell & Williams Tea's & C's Contessa 2 Tier Cake Stand? This stand is made from luxurious white porcelain and is adorned with charming painted flowers, which will suit any afternoon tea in the garden.

For mini treats on a smaller scale, shop the Victoria and Alber Alice In Wonderland Set. This set includes two miniature cake pedestals, which look perfect for a fun themed party or as part of a collection.

If you’re looking for something simple yet elegant, try the Spode Pure Morris Strawberry Thief Cake Stand in soft grey. This muted yet beautiful stand will highlight any baked creations perfectly, while the chic design means it can be used for any occasion.

Special Occasions 

If you’re planning an elaborate party or celebrating a special occasion and want something unique and original for your big day, shop our range of cupcake stands to find the perfect stand to showcase your cupcakes!

If you’re looking for something extravagant, the Sweetly Does It Spiral Cupcake Tree is sure to be a talking point at any party. This tree can hold up to 18 delicious cupcakes while this impressive display is quick and easy to assemble, allowing you more time to get that frosting just right!

For something more down to earth, the humble Wilton 4 Tier Stacked Dessert Stand should fit the bill. This simple yet effective cake stand will let your cupcakes do all the talking, so you can go wild with bright buttercream, colourful toppings and polka dot cases without having the stand overshadow your hard work.

The best part is that these stands can be customised to suit you and your theme. Get creative with personalising the stands with tinsel, sequins, fairy lights, glitter, edible flowers and so much more.

Little Details

Once you have selected your cupcake stand, it’s time to think about the little details. This can include fun, colourful cases, unique candles and cake toppers!

Feeling dotty? Or want something effortlessly chic with cool metallics? Your cupcake cases can really add to the look of your creations and are a fun way to add your own personality to your parties.

Everyone knows the Happy Birthday song, so make sure your candles match your theme. Our wide range of candles are perfect for all occasions. For children’s birthday parties, our Fairytale Cake Candles add a charming touch to your kid’s birthday cakes and treats. If you’re looking for something classic, shop the Extra Tall Gold Candles, which will give your cupcakes a sophisticated look.


If you’re a connoisseur of cupcake making (or even buying them from the store - we won’t tell if you won’t!) then you’ll need a few different options to keep your displays looking exciting for any event. By presenting your cupcakes and muffins on various cake stands and adding the perfect details and finishing touches, you’re guaranteed to make your family and friends feel very special!

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