Ribbon For A Wedding Cake

Decorating By cookieman Updated 13 Feb 2009 , 6:08pm by kara27

cookieman Posted 11 Feb 2009 , 5:12pm
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Is there a special kind of food-safe ribbon that is used to decorate a wedding cake? (Or do you have to do something to regular ribbon to make if food-safe?) Are there any sites that are a good resource for ribbon to use for wedding cakes? Any help would be very much appreciated. Thanks!

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KrissieCakes Posted 11 Feb 2009 , 5:52pm
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Never done it, but I've read on here that some people put parchment or wax paper strips behind the ribbon so it doesn't touch the cake. I think it's more of a grease stain on the ribbon issue though, rather than food safety, but it should solve your worry anyway!

cookieman Posted 11 Feb 2009 , 8:09pm
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Makes sense! Thanks so much KrissieCakes.

KrissieCakes Posted 11 Feb 2009 , 9:19pm
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No problem! By the way, your cookies are really cute! I'm just starting to try my hand at decorated cookies - not so hot yet though! I'm not so sure that I have the necessary patience to really do them right. Good luck with your cake!

kara27 Posted 13 Feb 2009 , 6:08pm
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I am making my wedding cake went to cake shop where you can buy ribbion for cake which you stick with double sided tape. this is wot I was told my cake shop.look on ebay.

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