Applying Ribbon To Fondant Tiers

Decorating By akgirl10 Updated 28 Feb 2010 , 4:23pm by JenniferMI

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akgirl10 Posted 27 Feb 2010 , 9:23pm
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As far as wrapping ribbon on the bottom of each tier-should this be done before the cake is assembled, or after? I'm planning on using a couple of dabs of royal icing to adhere the ribbon, will this work? TIA!

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Zahrah Posted 28 Feb 2010 , 12:02am
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Just delivered one today and I wrap after assembly. Royal icing should work...

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Kellbella Posted 28 Feb 2010 , 3:58pm
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RI is what I use...as far as when to put it on...I think that all depends on how many tiers you have and what other decorations you plan to put on the cake as well.

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JenniferMI Posted 28 Feb 2010 , 4:23pm
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I use royal as well, works great. Just make sure you are using a ribbon that will hug the cake well. I once had a bride supply me with a ribbon.... wavy.... not good. You can either put it on at home or on site.

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