Guitar Strings??

Decorating By ANGELAKAY264 Updated 6 Sep 2011 , 6:12pm by SammieB

ANGELAKAY264 Posted 6 Sep 2011 , 1:04pm
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I am doing a guitar cake this weekend and need ideas what to use for the guitar strings? I've looked for black licorice pinwheels or pull apart strings everywhere!!! Any help would be appreciated!!

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CutieMcCakes Posted 6 Sep 2011 , 2:23pm
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I havent' done this myself, but I've seen other people on here use uncooked spaghetti for them.

BelaB Posted 6 Sep 2011 , 2:34pm
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I just made a guitar and used uncooked spaghetti and painted it silver -- came out really good.

Ellington Posted 6 Sep 2011 , 5:17pm
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I have never tried this before, but what about dental floss. It's flexible and long enough to cut to the length that you would need.

Just an idea

LSW929 Posted 6 Sep 2011 , 5:58pm
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I just recently made a guitar for my son and had the same problem. My daughter does beading and offered her clear beading string. It was flexible and worked out great.

SammieB Posted 6 Sep 2011 , 6:12pm
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I used silver embroidery thread on mine. It was easy enough to thread around a wooden dowel with modeling chocolate and pull relatively taught. It actually suspended above the fretboard which is nice. Here's my cake.

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