Help! Need Ideas For A Military Grooms Cake

Decorating By snowynight Updated 24 Jun 2008 , 3:03am by Ruby2uesday

snowynight Posted 24 Jun 2008 , 12:44am
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I have a wedding coming up on July 26 so I have a little time. The bride wants a special chocolate grooms cake for the grrom who is in the Army. She wants it to look all military. My idea well has run dry. Could sure use some help. Thank you, Thank you, in advance!!

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Molly2 Posted 24 Jun 2008 , 12:51am
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I made a cake for a guy in the Army just returning from Iraq if you look in my pics maybe you can get some type of idea from that


kdaze Posted 24 Jun 2008 , 1:42am
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I've seen a cake done in camoflage and it was a tank. It would be very cool for a grooms cake. It was 3D. Let me see if I can find it....

kdaze Posted 24 Jun 2008 , 1:45am
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I wish I could give credit to who did this.... icon_redface.gif But very nice cake.

butterflywings Posted 24 Jun 2008 , 1:55am
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when she said "all military" did she mention if she wanted a serious tribute to his service or if she was looking for something fun and lighthearted? if she wants something more serious you could go with a fbct of the Army seal then maybe a fondant flag draped on it. if she was looking for more lighthearted, the tank is a good choice, or any camo type cake.

amy2197 Posted 24 Jun 2008 , 2:01am
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my husband is army and we had a grooms cake with the army seal on it. it was wonderful. we decorated the table in flag stuff and had a chocolate fountain on the table with the cake

cohen1 Posted 24 Jun 2008 , 2:04am
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Have you done any searches on either this site or online? there are tons of military cakes on here that are excelent.

I dont remember where i found this one, it may have been on here but it is one of my ALL time favorite cakes- Made by All About Cakes by tye.

Ruby2uesday Posted 24 Jun 2008 , 3:03am
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also might want to find out what he does in the military!!! Maybe you could incorporate that, like if he's an Airborne Ranger you could do something w/ the Ranger tab/creed and jump wings or a parachute etc.... (ok, my ex dh and my current boyfriend are all of the above and then some, that's where i got the thought... lol) anyway depending on what the job is, some are VERY proud of what they do! might give us some insight... especially for those who have served (me, me, me! icon_wink.gif ) or have spouses that have/do.

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