Getting Buttercream Smooth On Petal Cake?

Decorating By tenleysmommy Updated 7 Aug 2008 , 1:06pm by tenleysmommy

tenleysmommy Posted 5 Aug 2008 , 10:40pm
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Any advice would be great!I have tried but seem to have a hard time in the dips.
Thanks,
Stephanie

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DianeLM Posted 5 Aug 2008 , 10:47pm
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Apply the icing to the sides of the cake with either the icer tip or tip 12 vertical stripes (my preference). Then, gently smooth with a hot bench scraper or spatula. If you're using a crusting bc, go over it with Viva.

Good luck! You can do it!
LL

tenleysmommy Posted 7 Aug 2008 , 1:06pm
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Sorry,it took so long.But thank you for advice and encouragement.I want to do a stacked petal cake for my daughters first bday.So now I feel confident to try it.Thanks again,Stephanie

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