How To Pipe Like This???!!!

Baking By kreischelm10 Updated 19 Apr 2011 , 9:27pm by imagenthatnj

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kreischelm10 Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 12:43am
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hi,..i attached a picture on this message.. can anybody tell me how to pipe like the icing on the picture?what tip do i need?thanks

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decoratingfool Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 12:53am
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No picture!!!!!!!

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kreischelm10 Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 12:55am
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yah i dont know why attachments are not showing icon_sad.gif

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Sangriacupcake Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 12:55am
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Attachments haven't been working. Can you post a link?

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kreischelm10 Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 12:57am
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its like a flower.. the only piping i know is using 1M for swirls i wanna try something like that for my baby's 1st birthday cupcake...

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Sangriacupcake Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 1:01am
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Tip 2D probably.

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marisanovy Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 1:08am
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It looks like a big star tip, you just give a little wiggle when you pipe, to give the wavy look.

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kreischelm10 Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 1:08am
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Tip 2D probably.


i see.. thanks so much! icon_smile.gif

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Sangriacupcake Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 1:14am
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I would use a fairly soft icing and firm pressure on the pastry bag, which will help give it that ruffle effect. I did some like this last summer, and I'm pretty sure that's how I did it. icon_smile.gif

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solascakes Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 1:22am
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those cupcakes are lovely

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jammjenks Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 2:07am
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Originally Posted by Sangriacupcake

I would use a fairly soft icing and firm pressure on the pastry bag, which will help give it that ruffle effect. I did some like this last summer, and I'm pretty sure that's how I did it. icon_smile.gif




This is what I'd suggest. I wouldn't wiggle, but squeezing pretty hard will give you that effect.

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Mo-Mo73 Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 2:24am
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it kinda looks like a rose tip...i watched a tutorial on how to make carnations and thats what it looks like to me...maybe tip number 124 or 127..up and down motion then build on your base..let it ruffle out...=) good luck... icon_smile.gif

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Cupcations Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 2:42am
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I think its a star tip too, also the CCs are minis so I dont think you can get that effect on regular sized CCs, please someone correct me if im wrong?!

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Mo-Mo73 Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 1:50pm
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wow..looking at that tutorial does help...use the 2D...it will cover the entire cupcake and give the fuffle effect you want...see we all learn something on here from all helpers... icon_redface.gif

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stevieleannescupcakes Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 2:25pm
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I doubt very much that they are minis. They do look like a regular cupcake size just not muffin sized icon_smile.gif

Lovely swirl!

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alvarezmom Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 7:48pm
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It looks like the tip you would use to make a rose. If you look at the one cupcake in the upper left hand corner it looks like they started there. Looks like a bunch of wiggles going inwards. I bet the bigger the tip the better it will look.

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imagenthatnj Posted 19 Apr 2011 , 9:27pm
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And one more; really pretty. I think 2D makes the prettiest cupcake swirls.

http://bellacupcakes.blogspot.com/2011/02/rose-swirl.html

And if you start on the outside, and go towards the inside, you get this, same tip:

http://alsoheaven.com.au/blog/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/ND3_7506-2.jpg

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