Attach Sugar Gems To Fondant

Decorating By cakesbymark Updated 16 Apr 2010 , 1:17am by tiggy2

cakesbymark Posted 15 Apr 2010 , 11:40am
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last night i was trying to attach my sugar gems to a fondant/gum paste high heel shoe but couldnt get the gems to stick... what is the best method of this as it was my first time making the gems and doing this i tried vanilla and i also tried a gum glue neither would work as the gem wouldnt stick any advice TIA

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tiggy2 Posted 15 Apr 2010 , 8:37pm
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You might try piping gel

cakesbymark Posted 16 Apr 2010 , 1:06am
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i'll try that..........i just tried corn syrup and that wont work either....they just wont stick.........thx for the reply

cakesbymark Posted 16 Apr 2010 , 1:15am
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Originally Posted by tiggy2

You might try piping gel

just tried it and its holding so it looks like we have a winner.
thanks mark

tiggy2 Posted 16 Apr 2010 , 1:17am
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Glad it worked!

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