Help - Wrapping Paper For Cakeboards???

Decorating By toni123456 Updated 17 Dec 2009 , 3:24am by BlakesCakes

toni123456 Posted 17 Dec 2009 , 1:57am
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I am making a wedding cake on saturday and the bride wants me to use the Gold wrapping papper that she gives me (and not the one from wilton) to cover the board can i use wrapping paper will it bleed all over the cake Help

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scionmom Posted 17 Dec 2009 , 2:10am
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I use press and seal over wrapping paper... you cant really notice it is there and it sticks in place.

BlakesCakes Posted 17 Dec 2009 , 3:24am
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You can use the wrapping paper, but you'll need to protect it from the grease in the icing. Also, most colored wrapping papers have lead in the color.

I suggest that you cover it with clear Contact paper and then make sure that there is a barrier between that and the cake (the
Contact paper shouldn't come in direct contact with food). I do this by making sure that my tier is on it's own cake board.

I do this all of the time and it makes for an attractive cake board.

HTH
Rae

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