Help With Making Mmf White

Decorating By cindy1176 Updated 12 Jun 2009 , 4:17pm by cindy1176

cindy1176 Posted 12 Jun 2009 , 3:57pm
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I could use some help making MMF white. I used clear vanilla and it is still an ivory color, which is okay for colored fondant, but I need to make a zebra tier and I am thinking it will look funny if it is not white. Any suggestions are appreciated!

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just_for_fun Posted 12 Jun 2009 , 4:09pm
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Add a few drops of white-white.

sadsmile Posted 12 Jun 2009 , 4:10pm
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The more you knead it the whiter it will get-to a point. it will never be stark white more of an egg-shell off white. It will still look white when finished just don't put anything stark white on it. If you are going to use icing for other decoration- Match up your white icing by adding just a tiny amount of brown to bring it to the same color. As long as all your whites are the same no one will notice that it isn't a true white. Other thrn that i am thinking you could get some white petal dust and dust it, but iv'e never done that and don't know if it will make a difference. I know superwhite pearl would make it more white if you want it shimmery also.

Minstrelmiss Posted 12 Jun 2009 , 4:16pm
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Wow! Sadsmile, I think a shimmery zebra would be fantastic!

icon_lol.gif That would rockie my sockies! icon_lol.gif

cindy1176 Posted 12 Jun 2009 , 4:16pm
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Thank you!!! I will add the white and knead it more! Maybe the black strips will help it look whiter...we'll see, lol!

cindy1176 Posted 12 Jun 2009 , 4:17pm
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I will also make it shimmer...the graduate will probably love that!

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