How Big Of A Dowel

Decorating By Alaskahsm Updated 25 Mar 2009 , 11:39pm by sgauta

Alaskahsm Posted 25 Mar 2009 , 9:23pm
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Hi, I'm just wondering when you make a tiered cake how big of a diamerter dowel do you use? I have seen plenty of info on how long they should be, but can't find anything on how round they should be.

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patticakesnc Posted 25 Mar 2009 , 9:33pm
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I just buy the package in the cake section of walmart. They are about the size of a pencil. This way they fit in my sharpener well when I have to sharpen one to go down the middle of my tiered cakes.

sgauta Posted 25 Mar 2009 , 11:39pm
post #3 of 3

Yep, I usually get the package of Wilton ones and they've worked okay so far.


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