How Do I Create A Spilled Nail Polish Look On A Cake?

Decorating By Bbreland Updated 29 Jan 2013 , 10:01pm by Relznik

Bbreland Posted 29 Jan 2013 , 8:12pm
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Hi! i have a client who owns a nail salon and would like a classy nail polish cake. I was thinking of doing something like this, but im not entirely sure how to do the "polish" splatters. Maybe a thinned royal icing poured down the side? Does anybody have any suggestions? 



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AMACakes Posted 29 Jan 2013 , 8:21pm
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I've never done one of these cakes, but maybe melted coloured chocolate would work, like Merkens.

Tilisha Posted 29 Jan 2013 , 8:25pm
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Athis is gorgeous!!

becca_224 Posted 29 Jan 2013 , 8:26pm
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Chocolate might work, but would give a waxy appearance when dry and might crack if the cake is flexed.  I would try thinning some royal icing.

snelson24 Posted 29 Jan 2013 , 8:53pm
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Amaybe some liquid food coloring?

Relznik Posted 29 Jan 2013 , 10:01pm
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I'd definitely go for royal icing!

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