I Think I Figured Out The Tufted Billow Weave

Decorating By CakeInfatuation Updated 2 May 2011 , 8:54pm by pncbrewer

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CakeInfatuation Posted 28 Feb 2011 , 2:26pm
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I tried anyway... lol. You'll have to let me know if I came close to the effect that everyone is trying to figure out.

I posted a little photo with a diagram of how I did it on my facebook page if you are interested in seeing how I did it.

Here's a link to the cake on CC. http://cakecentral.com/gallery/1956907

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HobbyCaker Posted 28 Feb 2011 , 2:44pm
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Looks fabulous to me! I was going to give it a try on a dummy cake this week. Thank you so much for posting your results.

Just went to your website. You work is beautiful. I found some techniques on there that I have been looking for a tutorial on for months. Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!

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CakeDiane Posted 28 Feb 2011 , 3:01pm
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Gorgeous!!! Thanks for sharing that technique--VERY cool!!

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karencuppycake Posted 28 Feb 2011 , 3:03pm
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Wow wow wow! You did a FABULOUS job! Jaw drops*

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ibmoser Posted 28 Feb 2011 , 5:28pm
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Beautiful cake - and the billowing thing is gorgeous. I think you did figure it out thumbs_up.gif

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gbbaker Posted 28 Feb 2011 , 5:47pm
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Your cake is amazing!

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debbief Posted 28 Feb 2011 , 6:30pm
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You nailed it! What a beautiful cake. The entire cake is just amazing. thumbs_up.gif

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Foxicakes Posted 28 Feb 2011 , 7:44pm
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Wow. I never would have guessed to fill the puffs with frosting. Thank you!! And beautiful work!

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mommynana Posted 28 Feb 2011 , 8:18pm
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what a beautiful beautiful job thumbs_up.gifthumbs_up.gif

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cs_confections Posted 28 Feb 2011 , 8:29pm
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It's beautiful! Just went & liked your FB page and the cake. Thanks for sharing!

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Ursula40 Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 12:09am
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Ughh, I cannot access FB in Chi*ina, could you pm me the instructions please? FB is blocked here, along with many blogs

cakes @ shanghai-schroeder.de (remove spaces before and after the @)

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Karen421 Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 12:24am
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Your cake is stunning!!! Thank you for sharing the technique, if that's not the way, that sure is a great way to do it!!! icon_biggrin.gif

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vickymacd Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 12:25am
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I am not a Facebook person, yet would love to see how you did those techniques. Please post something for those of us not on FB. Thanks.

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cake_architect Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 5:55am
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hello! i also tried it this weekend on my cake http://cakecentral.com/gallery/1957473

i posted a tutorial on my website as well, i hope it helps some of ya'll!
http://thejoyofcake.shutterfly.com/tutorials

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Claire138 Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 6:07am
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Thanks so much, this is a beautiful look!

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vickymacd Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 12:30pm
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Thank you for creating the tutorial! I am a visual person and that really
was a great way to see it. But the actual process was a ton of work making so many of those! Wonderful job and wonderful new technique. And I also can't believe you didn't WIN that competition! Beautiful work!!

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cheatize Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 1:16pm
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FYI: The OP's method is a little different.

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vickymacd Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 1:40pm
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What is the OP method???

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bobwonderbuns Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 2:11pm
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What a phenomenal tutorial!!! Bravo!! Bravo!!! icon_biggrin.gif

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mommynana Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 2:27pm
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OMG BEAUTIFUL work, thumbs_up.gif GREAT tutorial thumbs_up.gif thank you so much, looks like a lot of work but fun thumbs_up.gif

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gbbaker Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 2:40pm
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Fabulous, thanks for posting.

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mommynana Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 2:51pm
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Cake_Architect, how many layers are those tiers??

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imagenthatnj Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 2:52pm
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vickymacd Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 3:40pm
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Thank you for clarifying that! So, one method uses a blob in the center while the other just forms the pillow?

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Karen421 Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 8:25pm
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Both methods look really good! icon_biggrin.gifthumbs_up.gif Good Job thumbs_up.gif

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ChRiStY_71 Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 8:45pm
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Wow! That is a beautiful effect! Thanks so much for sharing!

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GL79 Posted 1 Mar 2011 , 9:11pm
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Thanks for the tutorials,
both methods are great.

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JulieMN Posted 3 Mar 2011 , 12:38am
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Gorgeous!

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CakeCrystals Posted 3 Mar 2011 , 1:32am
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Thanks for sharing. thumbs_up.gif You've nailed this billowing effect. Both meithods are great, but you're seems somewhat simpler to for my level of cake decorating.

Thanks soooooooo much for sharing this with us.

Crystal

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Ashley0415 Posted 6 Mar 2011 , 11:37pm
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awesome!

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