Dark Blue And Lime Coloured Fondant

Decorating By Setty Updated 17 Oct 2011 , 7:54am by Panel7124

Setty Posted 17 Oct 2011 , 12:45am
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Hi all,

A client has requested a cake in dark blue and lime colours. Any suggestions on getting the right shades? I'm fairly confident about the lime but not 100% on the best way to get the dark blue. I'm guessing a mixture of royal blue and black and a lot of kneading! Unfortunately I don't have access to spray colourings so I can't go down that road icon_surprised.gif(

Cheers!

Setty

3 replies
KristyCakes Posted 17 Oct 2011 , 1:26am
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Can you buy Satin Ice Blue? I find it much easier to knead navy blue into that. For lime, I just add lime coloring to white.

shuswapcakes Posted 17 Oct 2011 , 4:31am
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I agree with purchasing blue Satin Ice fondant, it will be much easier to add color to fondant that is already blue. Here's another topic on CC about get a darker royal blue fondant. Hope it helps! http://cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-626130-.html&sid=17b0679aec919e4f66e20d313326b0da

Panel7124 Posted 17 Oct 2011 , 7:54am
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You can make your own rolled fondant and color the liquid mix before adding PS. I find it so easy and the color always comes out regular and well distributed!

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