Bow Made With Satin Ice?

Decorating By azmomto3 Updated 25 Oct 2007 , 5:39pm by RRGibson

azmomto3 Posted 25 Oct 2007 , 4:56pm
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I always use Wilton's Fondant to make a bow. I've got some satin ice that I'm thinking of using. I'm just wondering how well the loops dry? Anybody have experience using it for a bow? How long did it take to dry?

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meancat Posted 25 Oct 2007 , 5:29pm
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I have used it before to make things and it worked fine. I now use their gumpaste to make things now though, and you get a lot for not a lot of $$$

elizw Posted 25 Oct 2007 , 5:35pm
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just made a bow yesterday. the loops were fine. i put a little piece of balled up plastic wrap to help them keep their shape while they dried. didn't take long. you could put a little tylose in the fondant to help it dry fast.

buckygirl Posted 25 Oct 2007 , 5:37pm
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I normally use a 50/50 mixture of Satin Ice fondant and gumpaste. That way it tastes good but dries quickly and seems to hold up better.

roxxxy_luvs_duff Posted 25 Oct 2007 , 5:34pm
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I use satin ice mixed with gumpaste for my loop bows. I also dry them on a 3/4 inch dowel so they keep there shape

RRGibson Posted 25 Oct 2007 , 5:39pm
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I also use Satin Ice gumpaste and I love it. Works well. I've also used Wilton fondant and added some tylose and that worked okay also.

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