Advice Making Scalloped Edge Fondant Top Layers For Cake.

Decorating By tarascupcakes Updated 17 Feb 2010 , 2:31am by SoonerGirl1968

tarascupcakes Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 2:12am
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I make cupcake towers with 6" cakes on top. A client requested this exact cake. I am curious how I go about making the 3-layer, scalloped edges of the fondant top? All I can think of that works in my head is: measure 3 circles to the size needed, then free hand the scallops icon_rolleyes.gif . I don't have cutters that big. Any experience with this? TIA!

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SoonerGirl1968 Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 2:31am
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It looks, to me anyway, like the yellow is fondant and the blue and red are just BC piped on after the overlay was placed. The scallops aren't exact on this edge so I would do just as you said... cut an 8" or 9" circle and freehand it with an exacto! icon_smile.gif

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