2 Questions - Floral Wire And Fondant And Royal Icing

Decorating By keeshonjohnson Updated 5 Jun 2009 , 11:54am by Rylan

keeshonjohnson Posted 4 Jun 2009 , 2:42pm
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Question 1. How do I make the decorations that attach to floral wire and stick out of the cakes (for example I wanted to make a 30))?
Question 2. If I want to pipe details on fondant should I use royal icing, or decorators icing?
Thanks so much ccers :0)

2 replies
brincess_b Posted 4 Jun 2009 , 4:50pm
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1) there are many posts on this - search wire, it should get you started. dont insert the wire right in the cake. you can use gumpaste, a 50/50 mix, chocolate or ri to make shapes. you can insert the wire (toothpick, spagetti, whatever) when it the shape is wet, or else attatch it to the back when it is dry with whatever - chocolate, ri, edible glue.

2) you can use anything that u can pipe - ri, bc, chocolate, anything!

Rylan Posted 5 Jun 2009 , 11:54am
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1. ^^^^

2. I prefer royal icing.

Good luck.

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