Amateur's Version Of A Really Fancy Cake!

Decorating By pottedmeatchunks Updated 5 Sep 2008 , 7:55am by CakeRN

pottedmeatchunks Posted 1 Sep 2008 , 1:44am
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So the 2nd pic is the inspiration and the 1st pic is my interpretation (minus the topper). The fondant looked ok, a few small bubbles in places, but then I dont know what happened....it developed bigger bubbles and cracks all over. I dont do the original any justice but I'm still proud of this though! If anyone has any fondant suggestions I'd love to hear them!

my cake actually almost got towed away I was in the process of loading and a tow truck had me hooked and ready to roll! I went completely hysterical on the driver and he was nice enough to drop the car and drive away. what a nice guy.... icon_biggrin.gif
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terrig007 Posted 1 Sep 2008 , 1:54am
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Stunning cake! Did you braid the fondant for the sides. It's just beautiful and glad the tow truck guy was a stand up guy!

julzs71 Posted 1 Sep 2008 , 1:54am
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I think you did a perfect job.

jenny518 Posted 1 Sep 2008 , 2:22am
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It's really pretty and I like your interpretation of it!

pottedmeatchunks Posted 1 Sep 2008 , 2:24am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by terrig007

Did you braid the fondant for the sides.




I actually decorated over the fondant with regular old buttercream. Unusual I know...I couldnt get the royal icing to work for me. and thank you!!

jlh Posted 1 Sep 2008 , 2:41am
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Your cake is absolutely awesome. When I scrolled down to see and saw your cake, I thought it was the original!!! Way to go. I love the tow truck driver story. You got lucky!!

lilahcakes Posted 2 Sep 2008 , 1:10am
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It came out so pretty .It looks great!!

CakeRN Posted 5 Sep 2008 , 7:55am
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I actually like your version of the cake better than the original.

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