Has Anyone Ever Used...

Decorating By blissful Updated 23 Oct 2008 , 1:54am by kayla1505

blissful Posted 22 Oct 2008 , 10:54pm
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lollipop sticks instead of dowels for tiered cakes? Kinda in a sticky spot, and no extra time to run to the store for dowels.

Thank you for your time.

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momma28 Posted 23 Oct 2008 , 1:41am
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I have never used lollypop sticks but I do use drinking straw (cut below where it bends so they are rigid) Sorry I wish I could be more help but maybe you have straws icon_smile.gif

bethola Posted 23 Oct 2008 , 1:46am
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I used them once when I got in a bind, but only used them to hold a 6" round. They worked fine for me. Didn't have to transfer the cake. It was set up onsite.

Beth in KY

kakeladi Posted 23 Oct 2008 , 1:48am
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Not the best idea. They absorb the moisture and soften thereby allowing them to bend icon_sad.gif

kayla1505 Posted 23 Oct 2008 , 1:54am
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at the bakery i work at they use lolipop sticks. I personaly dont use them cuz i dont trust them but it can be done

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