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Decorating By Kathleen01 Updated 23 Oct 2008 , 7:00pm by Kathleen01

Kathleen01 Posted 23 Oct 2008 , 5:26pm
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I have a cake request that requires a half sheet cake with a toilet paper roll (6in cakes stacked) placed on the top left corner (like many on this website.)

My question is, how can I do this without it ruining the sheet cake? Should I use a cake board under the roll of toilet paper and/or dowels?

I am quite an amateur and really do not want to waste time and ingredients!! Thanks so much!

~K

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leah_s Posted 23 Oct 2008 , 6:33pm
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Yes, you probably do need to use both a cardboard circle and dowels. Generally speaking for every 4" of vertical height you need support. You could chance it, but I wouldn't. Better safe than sorry.

Kathleen01 Posted 23 Oct 2008 , 7:00pm
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I thought so, but needed to make sure icon_smile.gif Thanks so much!

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