Standing 3D Christmas Tree Cake?

Decorating By CiNoRi Updated 2 Jan 2011 , 9:58pm by CiNoRi

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CiNoRi Posted 22 Nov 2010 , 2:33am
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Any suggestions on how to make/ carve one?

TIA

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Kitagrl Posted 22 Nov 2010 , 2:41am
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The quickest and easiest way is to get one of the Wilton pans for the 3D tree...its so easy and fun to just take a large star tip and decorate it all over and then add candies and stuff....

Otherwise I guess I'd just bake rounds in graduating sizes (10/8/6/4 or even 10/9/8/7/6/5/4...in pans or cut from sheet cakes) and stack them up that way, then decorate.

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JanH Posted 22 Nov 2010 , 4:15am
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hollyberry91 Posted 22 Nov 2010 , 4:47am
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I just posted a photo of one i did using a 2,3,4,5,6, & 7 inch cakes. It didn't require very much carving at all:

http://cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&file=displayimage&pid=1875076

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mareg Posted 24 Nov 2010 , 1:23am
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Vert nice Hollyberry!!!! I love the idea!

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hollyberry91 Posted 25 Nov 2010 , 2:15am
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Thank you!! icon_biggrin.gif

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cakeshoppe Posted 30 Nov 2010 , 1:21am
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I thought this one was soooo cool!!!

http://www.coolest-birthday-cakes.com/christmas-cakes.html#c2

Mary

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onceuponacake Posted 30 Nov 2010 , 2:14am
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sugarshack has a great one that was done by janell. it hink the tutorial was lost back in 2008. if anyones has it please post?

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CiNoRi Posted 2 Jan 2011 , 8:03pm
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just an FYI... I wound up stacking several rounds and an upside down cupcake, then shaved off the edges to get the tree shape...the photo is in my gallery if you would like to take a look. <Ill try posting here but, have never had much luck of it working!>

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onceuponacake Posted 2 Jan 2011 , 8:46pm
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that looks awesome!

the one sugarshack did looked more tiered if you know what i mean

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CiNoRi Posted 2 Jan 2011 , 9:58pm
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Originally Posted by onceuponacake

that looks awesome!

the one sugarshack did looked more tiered if you know what i mean




Ya, I found that one, LOVED it! icon_wink.gif

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