Antique White

Decorating By srodts Updated 5 Jun 2008 , 3:35am by vdrsolo

srodts Posted 5 Jun 2008 , 12:36am
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can anyone tell me how to get antique white? I need to make some fondant roses on a cake covered with buttercream and she wants them both antique white. If any one can help I know all you very smart people on CC can do it.


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lisascakes Posted 5 Jun 2008 , 12:50am
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I always use a little bit of Ivory. I always add it a little bit at a time. Don't forget that it will darken as it drys. If you add to much it will turn yellow.

beachcakes Posted 5 Jun 2008 , 1:42am
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I like ivory too - I did a christening cake for my neice. Lisascakes is right - start with a very tiny bit!

srodts Posted 5 Jun 2008 , 2:45am
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Thank you so much for your help! I was really having a hard time with this one. I used brown and it turned kinda peach color and I could not get antique color at all. I knew you all would know! Thanks again!! I will try to find ivory tomorrow.

vdrsolo Posted 5 Jun 2008 , 3:35am
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I would add a touch of Americolor ivory to it...if it gets too dark, just knead in a little more white fondant.

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