How Do I

Decorating By DinasSugarShack Updated 14 Jun 2011 , 9:16pm by BlakesCakes

DinasSugarShack Posted 14 Jun 2011 , 5:45pm
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How do I apply material ribbon on the sides of a fondant covered board?
What can I use to adhere it?
dina

7 replies
sweetcakesbyjen Posted 14 Jun 2011 , 5:56pm
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I cut the fondant even with the edge of the cake board and then use hot glue to glue my ribbon directly to the side of the boards. Hope that makes sense.

DinasSugarShack Posted 14 Jun 2011 , 6:02pm
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Thank you. I wasn't sure if I could use hot glue

Texas_Rose Posted 14 Jun 2011 , 6:34pm
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I just use Tacky Glue...hot glue is not my friend...I always get little strings when I try to use it.

crisseyann Posted 14 Jun 2011 , 6:54pm
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I use Elmer's. I also get those strings using hot glue and I usually end up burning myself!

jones5cm Posted 14 Jun 2011 , 6:54pm
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Double sided tape works for me (assuming that you didn't put the fondant down over the edge of the cake base) HTH!

ShandraB Posted 14 Jun 2011 , 7:09pm
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I always use royal icing. Works like a charm!

BlakesCakes Posted 14 Jun 2011 , 9:16pm
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I like to use decorative headed straight pins. I find that 4 will do nicely.

rae

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