Help! Does Anyone Have A Better Picture Of This Cake!

Decorating By patticakesnc Updated 22 May 2009 , 6:36pm by DreamInCake11

patticakesnc Posted 22 May 2009 , 3:37am
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I was contacted to make this cake for a bride. I can get the general idea from the picture but can't really make out the detailing on the sides. Does anyone have a better picture or can you tell me what Wilton Wedding book it came out of?

TIA
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Tita9499 Posted 22 May 2009 , 3:42am
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That looks old!

Here's a bump, I have no idea...sorry, good luck.

dettdunn Posted 22 May 2009 , 3:50am
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A Treasury of Wilton Wedding Cakes, page 42/43, Rosy Hearts!

dettdunn Posted 22 May 2009 , 3:53am
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The directions for the sides: Using 3 1/2" round cutter, imprint sides with approximately half of cutter to make garlands and scallops on sides. Cover marks with tip 16 e-motion. Pipe tip 3 dots inside garlands, scallops and top of 15". Edge plage atop 12" with tip 16 scallops. Edge 12" base with tip 20 shell border. Pipe tip 17 shello borders on cake tops. Hope this helps.

DreamInCake11 Posted 22 May 2009 , 4:01am
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What's the difference between scallops and shells?

patticakesnc Posted 22 May 2009 , 4:04am
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Thanks Dettdunn, I will definitly have to get the book. The cake supply store down the rd has a lot of the older books so hopefully she has that one, if not...ebay here I come.

cakedout Posted 22 May 2009 , 3:56pm
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DreaminCake....perhaps their difference is that 'garlands' curve downward on the side of a cake, while 'scallops' curve upward. ???

DreamInCake11 Posted 22 May 2009 , 6:36pm
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Oh yeah. Thanks for clearing that up. Now I see... Garlands down, Scallops up, both are being done with a tip 16 e-motion. The "ah-ha" moment. lol

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