If I Want Big Ole Long Ropes To Go Around My Cakes

Decorating By wgoat5 Updated 21 Jun 2008 , 8:07pm by kansaswolf

wgoat5 Posted 20 Jun 2008 , 2:36am
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what do I do? I have the S U G A R C R A F T gun.. and had the makins gun... but neither of these make big ropes... what is the secret.. cause when I go rolling them with my hands they don't stay even...

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-K8memphis Posted 20 Jun 2008 , 2:42am
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Find two dowel the size you want your rope and roll your rope between the dowels. wa la

-K8memphis Posted 20 Jun 2008 , 10:51am
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And then I have a mold that's not silicone but you just lay the smooth rope into it to make the ropey design marks on it. But this one is pretty cool too.


And here's Earlene's classic method, using those (handbusting) guns.


robinleah Posted 20 Jun 2008 , 11:21am
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great idea using the 2 dowels. i had also wondered how to make a long rope. gosh, i love this site.

kansaswolf Posted 21 Jun 2008 , 8:07pm
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Ah, I never thought about dowels! Awesome! Voila, indeed!

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