Please Help!!!!

Decorating By cakelover04 Updated 19 Oct 2013 , 12:27am by cakelover04

cakelover04 Posted 18 Oct 2013 , 11:20pm
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im trying to make a cake like this http://media-cache-ec0.pinimg.com/originals/a3/a2/17/a3a21732935c251ee436470602919eb6.jpg im having serious issues with the sword i can not make it stand straight can anyone please help me

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savannahquinn Posted 18 Oct 2013 , 11:31pm
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Is the fondant/gumpaste hard? can you stick some skewers in it to support it upright?

cakelover04 Posted 18 Oct 2013 , 11:37pm
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im using fondant for the top and gum paste for the bottom the top isnt too hard yet i made it in advance a couple days ago but still not setting up  sure i make the top on gum paste?, im also using toothpicks on the top but nothing

savannahquinn Posted 19 Oct 2013 , 12:01am
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I would try to insert skewers into the length of it and into the cake as well.  As long as the fondant is hardening I do not see a reason that you'd have to make it out of gumpaste on top. But I definitely would try to stick skewers in it to that it reaches the bottom of the cake.

cakelover04 Posted 19 Oct 2013 , 12:27am
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thank you :)

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