First Gumpaste Shoe

Decorating By Loucinda Updated 30 Apr 2009 , 11:41am by sweetjan

Loucinda Posted 29 Apr 2009 , 5:34pm
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I was playing with new cake toys this week, here is the finished shoe!
I really LOVE how it turned out - now I need to make the mate to it. icon_lol.gif

http://www.cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&file=displayimage&pid=1357359&done=1

9 replies
Bellatheball Posted 29 Apr 2009 , 5:38pm
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It's super super cute! You said you used a new cake toy...was this a mold or something? I love the ankle strap and I love that you got the stitching on it despite all the sparkles. Beautiful work. You should be proud.

adunfag Posted 29 Apr 2009 , 5:39pm
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Very nice job.

Loucinda Posted 29 Apr 2009 , 5:51pm
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Thank you! It was a set of cutters I bought from Cake Connection (they had a booth at our DOS) They are JEM cutters. I really wanted to have the footbed have a realistic angle to it, and I think it worked out fine. I just keep looking at it, it is so freakin' cute!! Now I have to get someone to order a cake that will incorporate shoes!! icon_wink.gif

bashini Posted 29 Apr 2009 , 7:35pm
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Its gorgeuos! You have done a brilliant job. thumbs_up.gif

pouchet82 Posted 29 Apr 2009 , 7:43pm
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Very cute, I love it! What did you ise to make it so sparkley??

Kitagrl Posted 29 Apr 2009 , 7:43pm
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"No place like home"!

Great job!

JayTeresa Posted 30 Apr 2009 , 10:24am
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That looks fantastic. I hope someone sells the cutter here in Australia.
Great job thumbs_up.gif

Loucinda Posted 30 Apr 2009 , 11:32am
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Thank you everyone for the nice comments! I have halogen track lighting in my kitchen, and boy did that thing sparkle in that light last night! I used sparkle dust on the shoe - ruby colored. (got that at the DOS also from Cake Connection)

sweetjan Posted 30 Apr 2009 , 11:41am
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Oh my gosh!!!!! It's amazing. Wow, how in the world did you get that glitter effect? Looks like a real shoe! Great job!

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