Ugly Backside On Toppers

Decorating By Maria925 Updated 11 Oct 2010 , 12:26am by poohsmomma

Maria925 Posted 10 Oct 2010 , 11:45pm
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I really love making toppers out of fondant/gumpaste and standing them on the cake with the lollipop stick. The problem I have is the back of them. I attach the stick with candy melts and then cover that with a strip of fondant. But it just looks so ugly!

Does anyone do something different to the backs of toppers to make them prettier? I think it would be too time consuming to make the image twice (for the back) but maybe another way to make it look nice?

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poohsmomma Posted 11 Oct 2010 , 12:26am
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I usually cut out two of the shapes that will be the topper and put my flat craft sticks between the two layers. The sticks don't show, and if it is a design like a star or leaf-and not a number-I decorate both sides.

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