Help, A Friend Asked Me To Do A Cake For An Outdoor Party.

Decorating By drowninginfondant Updated 10 May 2010 , 6:28pm by ramie7224

drowninginfondant Posted 10 May 2010 , 5:50pm
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She wants a BC , 3 tiered with 2 flamingo characters on top. They want the cake to be the center piece. I'm very hesitate to do this for her. Any suggestions on what I could do to make it work? TIA
Angie

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CHoxie Posted 10 May 2010 , 6:12pm
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If it is outside, I would definately get away from BC. I would move more towards Fondant. Is there a theme to this party? It would help to know to help with ideas.

drowninginfondant Posted 10 May 2010 , 6:15pm
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She wants to do a Luah(?) theme with two 3d flamingo figures on top. If you don't use BC what would you use to hold the fondant on the cakes? TIA

idgalpal Posted 10 May 2010 , 6:27pm
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She wants flamingos and it's a luau theme???? I've been to Hawaii quite a few times and never once have I seen a flamingo at a luau

ramie7224 Posted 10 May 2010 , 6:28pm
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You could do ganache under the fondant instead of butter cream. It wouldn't soften as much outside.

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