Jelly Baby Cake Help!!!!

Decorating By SOULLA13 Updated 2 Jul 2008 , 11:04am by SOULLA13

SOULLA13 Posted 1 Jul 2008 , 11:12pm
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Hi guys,

I really need your help!! I have an order for a cake that need to look like a jelly baby but i just havent got a clue where to start. The cake needs to have the jelly baby with black hair and blue eyes too!!! This is a request from the customer. They also want the baby to be wearing a football shirt. Please help asap so i can stop stressing about this.

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jammjenks Posted 2 Jul 2008 , 3:54am
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Sorry to show my ignorance, but what is a jelly baby?

bizatchgirl Posted 2 Jul 2008 , 4:24am
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It's a candy sort of like a gummy bear, right? I have no idea how you'd get that translucent look.

SOULLA13 Posted 2 Jul 2008 , 10:38am
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this is a jelly baby ........

cakegal Posted 2 Jul 2008 , 10:56am
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Couldn't you use icing gel to get that look?
That's the only thing I can come up with.

SOULLA13 Posted 2 Jul 2008 , 11:04am
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the customer wants the skin to look like tanned barbie colour skin, im thinking fondant and then i coulddust with icing sugar to give that dusted look what do you think?

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