Murder Mystery Cake

Decorating By jenny311 Updated 8 Nov 2010 , 4:16am by -K8memphis

jenny311 Posted 7 Nov 2010 , 9:02pm
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Ok I'm trying to come up with a design for a murder mystery birthday party for a 25 year old woman. She just wants a small cake for herself, since desserts will be included with the party package she purchased. She wants purple and gold and have something on it to incorporate the party theme. HMMMM....any suggestions cakers?

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-K8memphis Posted 7 Nov 2010 , 9:32pm
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What about an inscription like

WhoDunIt? 'Betty' 25 years ago today!

...maybe with a Sherlock Holmes type hat or magnifying glass.

Or incorporate the exact murder mystery setting she's going to in the way of a mm book or dvd or newspaper headline.

jenny311 Posted 8 Nov 2010 , 2:45am
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Thank you for the help. I think the magnifying glass is a cute idea, how would you go about making the glass part?

ladybluebird Posted 8 Nov 2010 , 2:48am
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To make the glass, try melting sugar and pouring it into a round mold. Be careful, tho, it will burn you badly!!

-K8memphis Posted 8 Nov 2010 , 4:16am
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Good idea. Or you could just paint some fondant with silver luster dust.

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