How Could I Have Made This Bc Smoother?

Decorating By Tellis12 Updated 13 May 2010 , 11:00pm by Rose_N_Crantz

Tellis12 Posted 13 May 2010 , 10:19pm
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I did a cake a couple of weekends ago, used sugarshacks icing recipe, but I just couldn't get it smooth and the edges square. I'd really like to learn how to make it all nice and clean but I've been struggling with that a lot. I'm looking for suggestions on how to do this better. I used a scraper and a roller to smooth it. I have issues when I try to make the sides nice and smooth, it ends up making the top edge uneven and vice versa. Thanks so much!

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mamawrobin Posted 13 May 2010 , 10:29pm
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I recommend that you invest in Sharon's (sugarshack) DVD on buttercream. Wise investment. Edna also has some youtube tutorials that are very helpful.

Rose_N_Crantz Posted 13 May 2010 , 11:00pm
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I also suggest using the upside down method to ice the cake if you want the edges to be crisp and squared. There is an article for it in the article section on the site.

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