Disco Dust

Decorating By debgolden Updated 31 Jul 2011 , 11:26pm by Ashleyssweetdesigns

debgolden Posted 31 Jul 2011 , 1:02pm
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Quick question. How do you get disco dust to stick to any fondant or gumpaste made decorations? I've tried water and that is just a mess. TIA!

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sweettreat101 Posted 31 Jul 2011 , 8:54pm
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Have you tried fondant glue. Water with a little Tylose added.

SugarMama5 Posted 31 Jul 2011 , 9:41pm
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I think you can just brush it on dry... That's what I do with luster dust, I would think it would be the same with disco dust... That's my guess...

DSmo Posted 31 Jul 2011 , 9:56pm
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I have used vodka. Just brush it on lightly to make the surface tacky. Then it dries quickly so you don't damage your decoration. You can also brush on a little piping gel. But that won't dry completely and will stay a little sticky.

Coral3 Posted 31 Jul 2011 , 11:03pm
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I generally steam the dried decorations, which makes them tacky/sticky, then just sprinkle it on with a dry paintbrush and leave to dry.

Ashleyssweetdesigns Posted 31 Jul 2011 , 11:26pm
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You can also try spraying the water on with a spray bottle. Use the misting spray. It works and its less messy when u do it before you put the decorations on the cake.

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