Last Cake Standing Question

Decorating By ivgotahalo Updated 21 Apr 2009 , 9:52pm by Cakepro

ivgotahalo Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 12:10am
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Ok... Did anyone see Bronwen spray her globe right before she put the fondant on it? Can anyone tell me why she did this? To help the fondant stick? I know that I have a hard time getting my fondant to stick sometimes.... will that help ?!?! icon_surprised.gificon_lol.gif

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xstitcher Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 12:44am
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I'm pretty sure that was probably water she misted onto her icing. You do not want to get it to wet just enough so your fondant will stick.
I always use water myself because my icing has crusted and the fondant needs something to stick to.

HTH! icon_smile.gif

jewelykaye Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 12:57am
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I was wondering the same thing. The water would make sense.

ivgotahalo Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 1:09am
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yeah! I can't wait try this!!! I have been trying to refrost, but then the fondant gets dry...

Michelle104 Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 2:04am
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Do you just use a water bottle to mist it with?

classiccake Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 2:11am
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Yep, just use a spritzer bottle and give the cake a light spray.

Michelle104 Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 3:08am
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thanx! im so gonna try this!!

xstitcher Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 3:25am
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You can also use a barely damp paper towel and rub lightly on the cake to moisten the icing.

Cakepro Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 9:52pm
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Wow, I thought everybody did this! LOL icon_rolleyes.gif

Add a drop of two of vanilla to your water and it will smell wonderful when you spritz your cake.

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