Pearl Colored Buttercream For Piping On Pearls

Decorating By sweetgirlgina21 Updated 29 Jan 2010 , 3:36am by icer101

sweetgirlgina21 Posted 29 Jan 2010 , 3:29am
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Does anyone know how or what to use to get buttercream to look like a pearly color. So one can pipe out pearls on fondant. icon_biggrin.gif

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Texas_Rose Posted 29 Jan 2010 , 3:31am
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Let it crust and then brush it with pearl dust with a soft paintbrush. I've made them with fondant and then painted with airbrush color and a paintbrush and that works well, but I don't have good luck getting buttercream to stick to fondant so I haven't tried it with buttercream.

icer101 Posted 29 Jan 2010 , 3:36am
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i have piped pearls with buttercream(american).. let them set up.. then with a gentle touch and soft brush.. dusted them with super pearl dust.

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