How Do Make A Striped Cake

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wildwolves Posted 9 Dec 2009 , 7:45am
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I am making a 2 tier cake for my birthday. I want the bottom layer to be striped vertically black white and pink.. But i have never done this before.
I would think that you cover the cake in fondant first and then glue the stripes on over the top??
Its going to be a square cake.. any suggestions on how to make the stripes even on the corners?
Any advice would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks Rach icon_smile.gif

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Texas_Rose Posted 9 Dec 2009 , 7:52am
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I would mark lines on the top of the cake going from the corners to the center and then as you lay the fondant strips on the cake, cut the strips along the lines with scissors.

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pippilotta Posted 9 Dec 2009 , 12:24pm
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Hi,
some times ago I made a tutorial for a cake with stripes...

http://tortentante.blogspot.com/2009/03/anleitung-streifentorte-mit-schleife.html

Hope that helps icon_smile.gif

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sherrycanary62 Posted 9 Dec 2009 , 12:35pm
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Originally Posted by pippilotta

Hi,
some times ago I made a tutorial for a cake with stripes...

http://tortentante.blogspot.com/2009/03/anleitung-streifentorte-mit-schleife.html

Hope that helps icon_smile.gif




very nice tutorials

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marzipandoll Posted 10 Dec 2009 , 12:08am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pippilotta

Hi,
some times ago I made a tutorial for a cake with stripes...

http://tortentante.blogspot.com/2009/03/anleitung-streifentorte-mit-schleife.html

Hope that helps icon_smile.gif



Oh yea, thanks for that, real neat!

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wildwolves Posted 10 Dec 2009 , 1:14am
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Hi pippilotta, thanks so much for that.. I found your tutorial a while ago but when i went to look for it again i could not find it hahaha.. But iv'e book marked it now so i can't loose it! Thanks so much! icon_biggrin.gif

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pippilotta Posted 10 Dec 2009 , 9:00am
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You're welcome, wildwolves icon_biggrin.gif

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