My First Wedding Cake: Please Help

Decorating By Faithbound Updated 5 Aug 2009 , 7:00pm by Tellis12

Faithbound Posted 5 Aug 2009 , 4:15pm
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I have a three tier round wedding cake due by September 11th. The problem is that it has to travel about 2 hours pre-stacked. I am not attending the wedding, and MOB is picking the cake up. She will have someone with her to hold the cake on the drive. I offered to make a smaller three tier and maybe two sheet cakes verses a huge, heavey three tier. What are your thoughts? Any ideas on how to make a huge three tier travel well?

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kokopuff Posted 5 Aug 2009 , 4:18pm
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Go to the forum section under how do I and look at the sps system.I personally haven't used it yet but others on here swear by it!

diane Posted 5 Aug 2009 , 5:21pm
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i agree. icon_wink.gif you are taking a big risk having someone unfamiliar with transporting a cake that big. icon_cool.gif

-K8memphis Posted 5 Aug 2009 , 6:12pm
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You need to do all the thinking for them and package it well.
It'll be fine.

I always tell my folks to drive like there's an egg balanced
on the dash board--don't let it roll. Drive gentle.

Tellis12 Posted 5 Aug 2009 , 7:00pm
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Make sure its as stable as possible and also make sure you have her sign a release form stating that it's not your responsibility once its out of your hands.

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