Video of the festivities on the final step...
Step 1: Materials and Dimentions
Ours has two tiers. The bottom tier being 3' square and about 2' tall and the top being 2' cubed.
To make such a cake you will need:
50' of .5" PVC pipe (you'll need about 42-45 feet of it).
8 orthogonal Tees
8 normal Tees
PVC saw (or other suitable device)
7 or so yards of fabric
3 cans of "Great Stuff" spray able expandable foam
Fabric cutting device
Hot Glue would be nice
Butchers Paper (or other wide paper to cover the top)
6' of 2" PVC pipe (2' per candle)
1 confetti popper per candle
3' of string per candle