When It Comes To The Looped Bows ...

Decorating By tony_sopranos_ebony_girl Updated 19 Jul 2008 , 2:50am by tony_sopranos_ebony_girl

tony_sopranos_ebony_girl Posted 19 Jul 2008 , 12:56am
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How do you determine what size to make for a 6", 8" and 10' round cake ... ???
TIA

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Texas_Rose Posted 19 Jul 2008 , 1:25am
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I would line the 6" cake pan with waxed paper, put a blob of melted candy coating in the middle, and start building the bow that way. Once it's all assembled, let the candy coating harden before you take the bow out of the pan. You'll end up with a bow that's no bigger than the top of the top tier.

tony_sopranos_ebony_girl Posted 19 Jul 2008 , 1:33am
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icon_biggrin.gif I'm so sorry I did not make myself clear ...
I meant to ask if making cakes in each one of those sizes, not as a three tiered stacked cake ...
Thank you again !!!

TexasSugar Posted 19 Jul 2008 , 2:06am
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Are you asking how big you make your loops?

If so I use the size of the cake that I need for them. If it is a 10 in cake, I think okay I want a 8 to 9 in bow. So when I cut the loops I cut the largest loops about 8in long. Folded in half they will be about 4in. long.

tony_sopranos_ebony_girl Posted 19 Jul 2008 , 2:50am
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That is exactly what I was asking ... thank you much !!! thumbs_up.gif

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