Help!! What Can I Do To Help My Fondant Bow Stay Together?

Decorating By BakerzJoy Updated 17 Jun 2008 , 11:14pm by -K8memphis

BakerzJoy Posted 17 Jun 2008 , 8:32pm
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I have a wedding this weekend and I am making this ivory bow to go on top. I made the bow pieces out of fondant and they have dried for three days. I went to assemble it today and I used a vanilla frosting mixed with white chocolate as a glue. I figured the frosting wouldn't work alone and the white chocolate was a different color than the fondant, so I mixed them.
It's a big mess! The frosting is clumping and you can see it when you get up close and I don't know how to get a clean look. Not to mention I think it's not going to dry.
Help me, somebody!!

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cakesondemand Posted 17 Jun 2008 , 11:10pm
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melting chocolate works great hardens fast

-K8memphis Posted 17 Jun 2008 , 11:14pm
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You probably need to get to the store and get some fondant or gum paste or make some candy clay also called modeling chocolate. I'm not sure why you used frosting. I think you just need to start over.

Take a deep breath. I'm sure there's some instructions on this message board somewhere. You'll be fine.

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