Wire Question

Decorating By my3littleguys Updated 3 Feb 2010 , 3:47pm by cherrycakes

my3littleguys Posted 3 Feb 2010 , 3:40pm
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I will be doing my first cake with a wire topper next weekend. Would somebody mind telling me if there is a special wire used for cakes or do i use floral wire? Thanks!

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Win Posted 3 Feb 2010 , 3:46pm
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This will pretty much answer most of your questions. As you will learn, there are many different methods and suggestions of wires to use. have fun caking!

http://www.cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-632290.html

cherrycakes Posted 3 Feb 2010 , 3:47pm
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Hi! Use floral wire but stick it into a straw or a stir stick and then into the cake so that it's food safe. If the wire moves around you can pipe a bit of melted chocolate or put some fondant, etc. into the straw. Good luck!

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