Presentation is EVERYTHING!
1 Rosanna Rococo Noir Black Large 12-Inch Cake Pedestal, 2 Rosanna Medium 10-1/2-Inch Pedestal, White
5 Mosser Glass Red Pedestal Cake Plate-Stand Ebay $55.49 6 Cupcake stand with Bird Bell Jar Etsy $68
The beauty of this set is that you can flip the base and invert the dome so the ball at the top of the dome fits in the base. I used it this way for a trifle at Christmas.
Isn't this cupcake pedestal adorable?
I've been using it to photograph jewelry.
You can easily make your own pedestal
Find an interesting plate and coordinating base
Use an epoxy to attach plate to base. Follow epoxy directions and allow plenty of time for epoxy to set. Do not wash epoxied stand in dishwasher...hand wash. For more complete directions and examples, click here.
Maybe your style is decorating with cake pedestals
Print-Cake Under Glass Etsy $15.50