Navy Blue Fondant?

Decorating By patty7276 Updated 23 Aug 2010 , 3:20pm by KJ62798

patty7276 Posted 22 Aug 2010 , 10:17pm
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does anyone know if there is a pre-made navy blue fondant out there? i need to make a navy blue football helmet, don't have an airbrush. am afraid adding coloring to blue fondant would make it soft and sticky. could you mix pre-made blue and black? any suggestions welcome.

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Lee15 Posted 23 Aug 2010 , 3:06pm
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I had to do a Yankees themed cake and could not find navy blue fondant. After several tries, I ended up buying navy blue color and mixing. However, it still dried much lighter than I liked, so I ended up brushing with navy blue food coloring afterwards. It was messy and I would not do it again. Hope someone else has a suggestion.

KJ62798 Posted 23 Aug 2010 , 3:20pm
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Satin Ice sells a blue fondant. It is not navy but if you add the Americolor navy gel you can get navy w/o having to add a ton of coloring. The blue base color gives you a head start on getting a darker color.


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