Wristwatch Cake?

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Dreme Posted 21 Jun 2010 , 10:59pm
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I need to design a cake much like this one for a groom's cake. Not quite sure on the serving amounts for this cake yet, (haven't been told yet, the guy just said he wanted this as a grooms cake). I can figure out the pan sizes I need to bake when I get the servings, just need to know what shapes I should start with.


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mandirombold Posted 21 Jun 2010 , 11:26pm
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I think I would make a nice thick square, cut corners and round down the sides. If you have a mini loaf pan I think 1 of those cut from top to bottom would make a nice "band" for the top and bottom, it looks like the face is just very thick fondant.

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Doug Posted 21 Jun 2010 , 11:43pm
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diagram shows shape cut from an 11x18 (to scale)

to get the height would be TWO 11x18s, stacked (torted too if so desire) and the also carved to get profile of cake.
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tinygoose Posted 21 Jun 2010 , 11:48pm
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I just saw one that Ron Ben Israel made...here are his pics. May help. Blew me away, amazing.
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Marianna46 Posted 22 Jun 2010 , 12:10am
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Okay, Doug, did you just draw that off the top of your head, did you have it tucked away somewhere, or what? I am amazed, awed and blown away by your genius!

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Doug Posted 22 Jun 2010 , 12:24am
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Okay, Doug, did you just draw that off the top of your head, did you have it tucked away somewhere, or what? I am amazed, awed and blown away by your genius!




custom made just now.

I'm an inveterate (reprobate?) doodler!

can you tell that until I met a thing called calculus I wanted to be an architect!?

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crazyladybaker Posted 22 Jun 2010 , 12:42am
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Doug...you rock! thumbs_up.gif

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MnSnow Posted 22 Jun 2010 , 3:52am
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*shuddering* Ugghhh the dreaded "C" word

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msthang1224 Posted 22 Jun 2010 , 4:19am
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Doug, your simply amazing! Thank you for always always helping everyone out icon_smile.gif

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Dreme Posted 22 Jun 2010 , 4:29am
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Originally Posted by Doug

diagram shows shape cut from an 11x18 (to scale)

to get the height would be TWO 11x18s, stacked (torted too if so desire) and the also carved to get profile of cake.





*Tear* I think...I think I love you! Thank you so much! Thats twice today you have helped me. (Just found your wedding cake and delivery contracts in another post). Working on revising mine now. You are so awesome!

tinygoose thank you for the pics. I hope someday to be as good as Ron. I love his cakes.

Thanks everyone for the replies. I think I know what to do now.

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solascakes Posted 3 Dec 2010 , 2:33pm
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So glad i found this thread,doing a wristwatch cake in a few weeks and have no clue.Thanks all that contributed.

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