Attach Ribbon To Buttercream Iced Wedding Cake?

Decorating By maw29649 Updated 4 Aug 2008 , 11:36pm by Price

maw29649 Posted 4 Aug 2008 , 10:21pm
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What is best way to attach ribbon to wedding cake? Thanks in advance for any help.....
Shelly

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rvercher23 Posted 4 Aug 2008 , 10:27pm
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When ever I have attached ribbon to a cake, I just wrap it wround the cake and use double sided tape to secure it in the back. I havent had a problem with it yet. It is really simple! Good luck!

indydebi Posted 4 Aug 2008 , 11:01pm
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I just use a blop of icing to glue the two ends together in the back.

Price Posted 4 Aug 2008 , 11:36pm
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You might want to put something between the ribbon and the buttercream. Sometimes a ribbon will obsorb grease from the buttercream and it can change the color. When I have attached a ribbon to a cake, I stick clear contact paper to the back of the ribbon first. I agree with previous posts. A dab of buttercream where the ends meet should do the trick.

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