How Do I Make Number Cake Toppers?

Decorating By BalletGirl Updated 23 Aug 2012 , 5:36pm by AnnieCahill

BalletGirl Posted 23 Aug 2012 , 7:12am
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How do i make the number cake toppers like in the picture?
Thanks
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AnnieCahill Posted 23 Aug 2012 , 11:08am
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What I did for my number 6 on my Strawberry Shortcake cake was to roll a long sausage of gumpaste and then taper the ends. Curl the ends under (in other words, "style" your number) and then gently push a skewer or two into the number where they won't be seen. Then let it dry and you can stick it into the cake.

3D-Sweets Posted 23 Aug 2012 , 12:26pm
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I follow the same procedure as AnnieCahill, but I use a 50/50 mixture of fondant/gumpaste.

AnnieCahill Posted 23 Aug 2012 , 5:36pm
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Yep mine is fondant with tylose kneaded in.

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