Packing/traveling With Fondant Covered Dummies

Decorating By sweetie78 Updated 1 Aug 2011 , 1:19am by Marianna46

sweetie78 Posted 29 Jul 2011 , 11:11pm
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Hi all,

My younger sister wanted a monster cake, so I've made 5 square dummy tiers covered in fondant, and the top tier will be real. I have a 4+ hour drive to the wedding venue. I've finished covering the dummies and the fondant is set/hardened but my question is, when I go to pack these suckers up, should I put some type of packing material around them when they're in boxes? Packing peanuts? I just don't want the fondant to crack on the way there. Any suggestions are greatly appreciated!


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Marianna46 Posted 1 Aug 2011 , 1:19am
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Even if the fondant is hardened, it still might take an impression from packing peanuts. I would put them on the best non-slip material you can find before boxing them up (I hope you're doing this individually, if you have a 4-hour drive) and make sure your boxes are on flat surfaces and can't move around once they're packed in the car.

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