Help With Another Cake Please :)

Decorating By sleepy20520 Updated 28 Mar 2012 , 10:59pm by sleepy20520

sleepy20520 Posted 28 Mar 2012 , 1:24am
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can anyone tell me if this is fondant on these scallop designs or buttercream.....im thinking buttercream. if so, what tip is it?
http://everlytrue.tumblr.com/post/4500054562

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FromScratchSF Posted 28 Mar 2012 , 1:56am
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"Perhaps the most classic of cake finishes, buttercream always looks (and tastes) luscious. Here, Ohio baker and Weddings contributing editor Wendy Kromer covered each tier of the cake in Swiss meringue buttercream, then created a repeated flourish with a petal tip, which gives the cake a modern style. Half-circles traced on each tier provided a guide for piping the fan shapes, done in plain and pink-tinted buttercream. This design relies on a single pastry tip, but because bakers have a large assortment from which to choose, piping can achieve a wide range of effects. Cake by Wendy Kromer and Avery Wittkamp."

From Martha Stewart Weddings.http:[email protected]er/272453/wedding-cakes#/109030

cakeyouverymuch Posted 28 Mar 2012 , 2:00am
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Buttercream. Probably one of the rose petal tips, but I wouldn't begin to know what size.

FromScratchSF Posted 28 Mar 2012 , 2:19am
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The cake was created for MSW and I posted the description of the cake. It's SMBC and a petal tip.

sleepy20520 Posted 28 Mar 2012 , 10:59pm
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thanks! that was just wat i was looking for cuz i knew martha stewart usually puts a descriptn! thanks a ton!

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