How Do I Make A High Heel Cake?

Decorating By GoBanana76 Updated 24 Jun 2010 , 9:02pm by cs_confections

GoBanana76 Posted 24 Jun 2010 , 8:36pm
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I have to make a stiletto for a birthday party to feed 40 people. I am not using fondant for this. I was going to use buttercream or if anyone knows of anything please feel free to advise. icon_smile.gif

my question is can I make a layer cake out of a shoe or would it be easier to make a square cake and the shoe out of gumpaste?

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cs_confections Posted 24 Jun 2010 , 9:02pm
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You could make a shoebox cake covered in buttercream and the shoe in gumpaste. I know some buttercream gods (goddesses?) could pull off a great looking buttercream shoe, but I know I personally have an easier time to do detailed work with fondant rather than buttercream, so that's just how I would tackle it.

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