Sticking Fondant Decorations On B/c Cake???

Decorating By Cobokans87 Updated 23 Jun 2010 , 9:17pm by leah_s

Cobokans87 Posted 23 Jun 2010 , 8:49pm
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I am making a cake for a 1 year old's birthday party and I need to know what I need to do to make fondant decorations stick to the sides of a buttercream cake. Please help!!

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Younique_designs Posted 23 Jun 2010 , 9:08pm
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I just did a cake last weekend that had fondant circles and stripes on buttercream icing. I had no problems with it. I popped my bc iced cake in the fridge while I got my fondant supplies and stuff out. Once I started making my shapes, I brought the cake back out and used a litte paint brush and lightly brushed the backs of the circles with a little bit of water and the stuck on fine! The party wasn't until the next day and there were no problems with any of it. Hope this helps! I love this site! I've learned so much just by reading the forums! icon_biggrin.gif

leah_s Posted 23 Jun 2010 , 9:17pm
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If you work quickly, you can just slap the fondant decos on the bc before it crusts.

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