How To Make a 3 Tiered Cake Stand For Less Than $10 - I found cake stand hardware on ebay for cheaper than what the site has (she suggested etsy vendors). I like it mainly because it can be taken apart to save on room.
DIY Cake Plates and Pedestals by Thrift My House Blog (thrift & dollar store finds)
Dollar Store DIY - Cake Stand. (Possibly use the new counter top refinishing paints to make this food safe?)
DIY mini cake stands - wood craft circles plus wood candlesticks
Set of 3 Rustic Pedestal Serving Cake Stands by RoxyHeartVintage
Make your own cake stand. I have done this before, but not adding the drawer knob. What a great touch!