Which Of These Daisy Center Molds Is Better?

Decorating By drakegore Updated 21 Jul 2009 , 4:22pm by Peridot

drakegore Posted 20 Jul 2009 , 10:53pm
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going to be making gerbera daisies. got my cutters and paste, but no stinkin' centers icon_smile.gif.

i want them to be as realistic as possible, so i thought i'd actually break down and spend the money for a mold.

i would love feedback on either of these options:

http://www.ahcakedesign.com/jemdaisystamps.html

http://www.ahcakedesign.com/sv-060.html

thanks!
diane

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peg818 Posted 20 Jul 2009 , 11:07pm
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I think i would go with the second one. They make some really good molds so there is no reason to believe that this would be anything but top notch. Just make sure you measure the flower you want to use it with, to make sure that the center will be big enough for what you have in mind.


just wanted to add that this is the mold i have. I for the blue gerbers in my photos. http://www.globalsugarart.com/product_image.php?img=19046_6XUZDTQY_19046_lg.jpg&w=200

drakegore Posted 21 Jul 2009 , 12:14am
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oooh, i like that one icon_smile.gif. i like it a lot!

but, cheap gal that i am, i have an order to place with a&h (who doesn't have that one....) and i don't want to pay $7.00 to get just one thing shipped from global. i don't understand these huge shipping costs for just one little item, grrrrr.

diane

drakegore Posted 21 Jul 2009 , 1:03pm
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does anybody have either of these molds and want to weigh in?
anybody? don't make me beg icon_smile.gif

ibmoser Posted 21 Jul 2009 , 2:34pm
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While I do not have either of those molds, I generally prefer using silicone molds - they are just easier to use IMHO and can be used for a variety of mediums.

tiggy2 Posted 21 Jul 2009 , 4:05pm
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I have the first set (green plastic) and it works very well. The is a gerbera daisy cake in my photos using that center.

txnonnie Posted 21 Jul 2009 , 4:07pm
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I have the first set, Jem set, and I love them. They work great and the detail is very noticeable. I take a sharpe point to help get them out without distorting the shape or design.

Peridot Posted 21 Jul 2009 , 4:22pm
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I have the second one - and I just love it.

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