Purse Cake Info

Decorating By JanH Updated 13 Apr 2009 , 1:20am by cylstrial

JanH Posted 21 Jun 2007 , 7:21am
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Just updated the purse super thread, and tried to make it more user friendy by displaying embedded links.

Thanks to all the CC members who so generously posted links or answered posts to make this help thread possible. icon_biggrin.gifthumbs_up.gif
(This was a group effort; I'm nothing without you guys!)

CC How-to Make a Purse Article:


How-to for Simple Purse Cakes:



Make-Up Bag:
(Can be adapted to purse.)


How-to Make a Purse Cake:


LV Logo made with Cutters:


Zipper Details:




(Shows zipper on LV bag.)

(Brown LV bag with zipper.)

LV Brown Color Help:


(LV handled purse.)

(LV purse with handle, open jpeg's.)

Black MMF:


LV bag photos:



(Click on jpeg image.)

How to Make Stitches:


Purse Template:

(Mini done in sugar paste.)

Applying Lustre Dust (Video Tutorial):




Coach Bag Logo Help:


Purse Cake Fondant Help:


Purse Handle & Buckle Molds:


Purse Cake Pan:
(Not 3D.)



33 replies
Cookie4 Posted 21 Jun 2007 , 7:46am
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Oh Jan - this is wonderful - many, many thank you's for assembling all the threads and websites into one place. You're great!!!!

thesugarmama123 Posted 21 Jun 2007 , 2:51pm
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You're help is greatly appreciated. What would I do without your help!!! Just thought you should know!

vww104 Posted 21 Jun 2007 , 6:41pm
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Thanks Jan.

Tat Posted 21 Jun 2007 , 6:44pm
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Great Info...Thanks

tyty Posted 21 Jun 2007 , 6:50pm
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This is nice, lot's of great info.

Sugar_Plum_Fairy Posted 21 Jun 2007 , 6:58pm
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Jan, you're amazing! I'll never know how you do this all the time. You're great.

Valentinemommy2002 Posted 21 Jun 2007 , 7:03pm
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Wow...thanks...I keep wanting to try to make one of these and now maybe I will have enough courage.0

jayla Posted 22 Jun 2007 , 8:18am
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Thanks for the help and all the helpful info.


luvscakes Posted 22 Jun 2007 , 8:37am
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wow! what a great bunch of info! I hope to be trying on of these out soon!!

thecupcakemom Posted 22 Jun 2007 , 9:24am
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Wow, very impressive. Thanks for taking the time!

FatAndHappy Posted 22 Jun 2007 , 9:29am
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Purse LV cutters - save

Thanks so much!!!!

shanasweets Posted 22 Jun 2007 , 9:34am
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I might try this some day

Dixiegal01 Posted 22 Jun 2007 , 9:38am
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Thanks Jan! I've wanted to try an LV but was never sure how to....this should cover any question I'd need to ask, wow!

idoweddingcookies Posted 22 Jun 2007 , 9:41am
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Hi Linking Queen,

Thank you so much for taking the time (alot of time) to organize all those.

You truly are a special person and such a wonderful help to all of us CC'ers..

It's greatly appreciated. icon_biggrin.gifthumbs_up.gificon_biggrin.gifthumbs_up.gif


Onome Posted 27 Aug 2008 , 4:40pm
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Thank you Jan. I really appreciate you!!!

BabyKat Posted 3 Dec 2008 , 12:37pm
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have_your_cake Posted 3 Dec 2008 , 10:07pm
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given the popularity of these cakes, is there any chance of making this thread a sticky or something semi permanent?

panchanewjersey Posted 3 Dec 2008 , 10:29pm
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I wish I would've had this info back when I made my coach diaper bag. Thanks!

bobwonderbuns Posted 3 Dec 2008 , 10:39pm
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Thanks Jan!! I second the motion to make this a sticky thread! icon_biggrin.gif

cocobean Posted 3 Dec 2008 , 11:09pm
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Thanks so much!!! icon_biggrin.gif

bobwonderbuns Posted 13 Dec 2008 , 1:06am
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Okay I lost track of this thread for a while, is it a sticky someplace?

jayla Posted 13 Dec 2008 , 6:16am
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This is so helpful.



bobwonderbuns Posted 25 Dec 2008 , 3:59pm
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Boy did I have a hard time tracking this thread down again. Who do we ask to make it a sticky?

delisa01 Posted 27 Dec 2008 , 5:02am
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glendaleAZ Posted 27 Dec 2008 , 5:40pm
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Thank you Jan -- now it's under my "watched topic", so I can find it when I need it.

You're a WONDERFUL person for doing this short-cut for all of us....

JaLa90016 Posted 27 Dec 2008 , 6:48pm
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Thanks Jan!!! I will try to make one of these purses now that I have gone through the thread and have gotten TONS of information..

Happy New Years!!!

coopette Posted 4 Jan 2009 , 11:18pm
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Was antisipating the making of a pillow cake & a purse cake you, Jan, single handily have made my decision on which one to make first, a very easy one. You are an ANGEL to alot of us newbies. Thanks so much for the extra effort to help.

bubblywhitewine Posted 11 Apr 2009 , 9:16pm
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Thank you all for your tips. This is a great site!!

cakesmade4u Posted 11 Apr 2009 , 9:55pm
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Thanks for putting all in one thread.

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