Princess Cake

Decorating By katydyd Updated 6 Jun 2009 , 7:53am by AKA_cupcakeshoppe

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katydyd Posted 4 Jun 2009 , 1:38pm
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Hello. I am going to make a princess cake for one of my friends. I was wondering of some ways to decorate it. I want to make it so it has at least two different stories. Also, i was wondering how should i make the towers of the cake. I want them be edible. I want everything to be edible.
Thanks.

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pattycakesnj Posted 4 Jun 2009 , 1:44pm
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I don't know how simple or elaborate you want the cake to be, but a simple idea would be a 2 tiered cake with a gumpaste crown on top and a gumpaste wand resting on the top of the bottom tier.

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grama_j Posted 4 Jun 2009 , 1:53pm
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Have you checked the galleries ? There are some really pretty ones in there...... http://www.cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&meta=search&type=full&search=castle&album=-&search_user=
I also have one in my photos if you are to look.......
http://www.cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&file=displayimage&pid=1315656
My turrets are not edible..... I covered various sized cardboard rolls in fondant..... I couldn't figure out how you would secure real cake turrets without having them fall over......

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katydyd Posted 4 Jun 2009 , 1:55pm
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Ok thank you. i want it to be kind of simple because i am new to cake decorating.

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Jaeger Posted 4 Jun 2009 , 2:44pm
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I made edible turrets out of RKT and covered them with fondant. Very easy to do. icon_smile.gif

Cheryl

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jovigirl Posted 4 Jun 2009 , 2:55pm
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Use ice cream cones for the turrets.

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ASimpleBaker Posted 4 Jun 2009 , 3:12pm
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I made a whimisical fairy castle cake out of MMF. Tthe top "castle" potion was cake and fondat. That top was her peice of cake and she actually did eat some of the towers. The whole cake was edible except the small fairies I decorated the castle with.

If you would like to see the picture is here:

http://cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&file=displayimage&pid=1233520

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pmaucher Posted 4 Jun 2009 , 3:24pm
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I just made a princess castle cake last weekend (in my photos). I made the walls out of white choc, except for the towers. They are made out of construction paper with pink/white choc rocks. It was a huge hit, and really heavy. Hope this helps.
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Rylan Posted 5 Jun 2009 , 4:58am
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Check out youtube. there is this lady named nivia who has a tutorial.

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ttehan4 Posted 5 Jun 2009 , 2:10pm
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I did a pillow princess cake recently. It was my first and not hard at all. Look under my photos.

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kyhendry Posted 6 Jun 2009 , 2:50am
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I made this one last year for a 5 yr old princess, here's my pic...now her younger sister is turning 5 and she's wanting a princess dinosaur. LOL Gotta love kids huh? icon_biggrin.gif
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AKA_cupcakeshoppe Posted 6 Jun 2009 , 7:53am
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Check out youtube. there is this lady named nivia who has a tutorial.



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