For family meals and holidays, my grandma would often bring a dessert, along with her relish tray
. It would always come in a large Regal Ware aluminum cake carrier, making whatever was inside even more impressive. When I saw that serving piece, I knew something good was inside.
Read on for a roundup of similar carriers available on eBay.My grandma has since given me her cake carrier, and I love its cool vintage lines. I use it as much as I can, and it really does add a little pizazz to even the simplest desserts.
There are a lot of vintage cake carriers available on eBay. Here are a few that stood out, clockwise from the top-right:
- Retro Turquoise Cake & Pie Carrier, currently at $15.39
- Retro Regal Quality Aluminum Cake Carrier 50s/60s, currently at $7.99
- Retro Tupperware Cake Server/Carrier/Keeper: Gold Sunburst, currently at $12.99
- Floral Vintage Cake Carrier, currently at $12.50
- Retro Red Vintage Metal Pie/Cake Server/Carrier/Holder, currently at $9.99
- Vintage Pepsi Cake Carrier, currently at $29.99
- Vintage Cake/Pie carrier with Handle, Orange, White & Green, currently at $5.99
- West Bend Cake Carrier, currently at $10.50
- Vintage Tupperware Child's Cake Taker, currently at $6.98
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