Onesie Cakes

Decorating By Reganlynn Updated 12 Dec 2008 , 3:01pm by Reganlynn

Reganlynn Posted 9 Dec 2008 , 3:51pm
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I am making my first onesie cake this weekend. Does anyone know what people use for the snaps on the bottom of the onesie. I have seen some really realistic ones on here and have no idea what people use. Any suggestions would be very helpful!!

Thank You!!

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sari66 Posted 9 Dec 2008 , 8:33pm
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You can use real snaps just let the customer know so they can take them off.

sweetcakes Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 4:03pm
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roll out a piece of fondant thinly, cover it will a piece of plastic wrap then cut out small circles using a tip, the plastic wrap will round off the edges, you can cut out the middle if you like. i wouldn;t use real ones, too risky.

jammjenks Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 4:14pm
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I normally just pipe a buttercream circle using a round tip. If you want it silver, you could do as the PP suggested and paint them using silver luster dust.

yellobutterfly Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 4:56pm
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for mine I made circles out of royal icing, let them crust then flattened them with my fingertip, let dry then placed on cake.

sugarwishes Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 6:46pm
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i agree with sweetcakes on making it out of fondant. i definately would not use real buttons. i personally don't like anything on a cake that isn't edible.

Reganlynn Posted 12 Dec 2008 , 3:01pm
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Thanks everyone!! I think I'll go with the idea of doing them in fondant and then painting them silver! I'd be afraid someone would swallow one of the real ones. Thanks so much!!

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