Removing Fondant Decorations From Dried Fondant

Decorating By pinkpiggie78 Updated 30 May 2010 , 3:33pm by minicuppie

pinkpiggie78 Posted 30 May 2010 , 2:11pm
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This may seem like an odd question, but does anyone have a good method for removing dried fondant decorations from dried fondant? My cake show entry wilted horribly in the heat of the arena and I would like to try to "save" it but removing some of the decorations and redoing them. Some were attached with piping gel and others with RI. I know I probably won't be able to clean it up completely, but any advice would be helpful. I spent days working it and I would prefer to spend a few hours repairing it rather than trashing it. Thanks!

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minicuppie Posted 30 May 2010 , 3:33pm
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All you can do is try. Use a filet knife and gently trim and pry the offending decos off and then make new, larger ones to cover the offending areas. Good luck!

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