Please Help Me Prevent Global Disaster!! ;-)

Decorating By slush Updated 23 Jul 2009 , 2:21pm by Bellatheball

slush Posted 16 Jul 2009 , 10:12pm
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Can anyone help me?
I'm in the middle of doing a globe cake. Have covered with blue fondant and done the countries in green fondant.
I have covered the board in dark blue with stars to look like the night sky.
My problem is I can't think what to put around the base of the cake where it joins the board.
Has anyone got any good ideas. (I've already been through the gallery)
I can't leave it with nothing as I have some (serious) covering up to do down there!

Thanks in advance!

9 replies
melaniet Posted 16 Jul 2009 , 10:23pm
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what about some clouds?

millermom Posted 16 Jul 2009 , 10:33pm
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That was my first thought as well icon_smile.gif

Ruth0209 Posted 16 Jul 2009 , 10:36pm
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Fondant to look like icebergs? Or is it a half globe and it's the equator?

brincess_b Posted 16 Jul 2009 , 10:50pm
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i thought of stars.

slush Posted 16 Jul 2009 , 11:55pm
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Thanks everyone!

I went with clouds as that covered most of my messy fondant job!

will post a pic when it's finished!

have a good night/eve!

slush Posted 20 Jul 2009 , 11:22am
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Here's the final product! thanks everyone for your responses!

millermom Posted 23 Jul 2009 , 4:31am
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It turned out great! I do like the clouds; they make it look a little more finished, I think.

slush Posted 23 Jul 2009 , 10:40am
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Thanks millermom!

Hopefully another time I have to do a ball cake I'll get a ball pan and then maybe it'll be a more perfect ball! - this was done using 2 pyrex bowls!

Bellatheball Posted 23 Jul 2009 , 2:21pm
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Looks great! Nicely done. icon_biggrin.gif

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