Hula Girl Cake? Help!!!!

Decorating By p_hernandez Updated 18 Jun 2008 , 4:29pm by p_hernandez

p_hernandez Posted 17 Jun 2008 , 11:52pm
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DaisyLisa17 Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 12:40am
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Oh, that is adorable!! Looks like she may be a buttercream transfer. Her cheeks look sprayed, and the flowers maybe fondant? Or just piped on with a fat tip.

Not too sure, but it would be fun to recreate! Good luck!

p_hernandez Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 12:49am
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Ok, so if she pipped the flowers what number did she used?

wgoat5 Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 5:15am
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I actually think it is the reverse LOL

I think the girl is fondant and the flowers are piped .. probably with just a round tip icon_smile.gif

miny Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 5:44am
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Looks like the flowers are piped, probably with a #5 inside and #8 outside and the girl is fondat with some piping on top to give texture.

p_hernandez Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 1:18pm
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Thanks!! I'll just have to make an edible copy of the doll and cut it out & then place it on the cake. What do you guys think? Also what kind of letter style is that? I tried looking for it on my microsoft word but could not find it. icon_confused.gif

wgoat5 Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 1:21pm
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I tell you what the funky letter tappits would be cute on this cake icon_smile.gif

As far as the lettering goes ... this style.. I think it is just the ladies writing which would be hard to duplicate unless you blew the pic up

p_hernandez Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 1:45pm
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wgoat5: OMG I search for the funky tappits & they look great. Now how do I use them? Do I just place them on top of the cake?

Where is a cake where I'm able to see how the funky tappits look like on a cake?

wgoat5 Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 1:53pm
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Here is a pic with some on it icon_smile.gif

MacsMom made this beautiful cake icon_smile.gif

wgoat5 Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 1:56pm
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Ohhh yes I forgot the instructions... LOL

You roll the gp very thin and let it dry just a bit... dip your tappits in some corn starch.. press hard on the paste with the tappits.....if the letters are stuck then just slap it agains the side of a table and they will pop out...

Secret is to roll the paste thin and let it dry just a wee bit

goal4me Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 1:56pm
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Haven't seen that tapit?!?!

p_hernandez Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 4:29pm
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