Best Way To Attach Pearls To Fondant?????

Decorating By abed Updated 13 Aug 2008 , 12:11pm by JenniferMI

abed Posted 13 Aug 2008 , 6:04am
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I will be attaching pearl dragees to fondant, wondering what is the best way??

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Shamitha Posted 13 Aug 2008 , 8:00am
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Hi. I recently make my wedding anniversry cake & it was the first time that I used pearls. I used gum glue to attach the pearls. You can also use royal icing. HTH icon_smile.gif

Bonnie151 Posted 13 Aug 2008 , 8:25am
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I use royal icing - it's like cement for fondant!

thecreativeone4 Posted 13 Aug 2008 , 8:48am
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I store my fondant covered cakes in the fridge over night, pull them out in the morning and let them sit for an hour.. then add the pearls to the cake. The condensation makes them stick like glue. I guess if you didn't use the condensation you could just use water.... but I use the homemade pearls so that might make a difference.. Sorry, hope that helps!

JenniferMI Posted 13 Aug 2008 , 12:11pm
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I just use regular ole buttercream.

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