60's Wedding Cake Styles

Decorating By mccowen73 Updated 14 Apr 2010 , 4:44pm by megmarie

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mccowen73 Posted 14 Apr 2010 , 4:21pm
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I have an order of a couple that didn't have a wedding cake at there wedding. There family would like to give them a wedding cake for there anniversary. They would like for me to do one in the style that was popular then. I am just looking for ideas.

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Karla

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icer101 Posted 14 Apr 2010 , 4:35pm
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i would say. buttercream icing. not fondant. lots of buttercream swags. or ruffles some people call them. b/c roses . you could put the roses in the middle of the cakes too. make a mound and cluster them together. put smaller roses or rosebuds in between where the swags meet. then your shell borders. they also used the pearls (not the edible kind) . the ruffle doily is also used. hello? does this sound 60 ish enough.lol people are still doing this today. especially for anniversary cakes.

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sambugjoebear Posted 14 Apr 2010 , 4:44pm
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What about using the staircases and the colored fountain?

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