cole10 Posted 30 Nov 2013 , 11:56pm
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I recently did this piece for my dad in honor of him finishing Ironman Augusta. Although I wasn't able to finish the bike helmet cake (I did it for Thanksgiving centerpiece) I managed to complete everything else. The medal, Garmin watch and the goggles are all fondant with tylose-no so much worried about them. The running shoe, however, is rice krispy cereal covered with ganache then fondant. Is there a way to "preserve" the running shoe so it will keep but not attract critters??

Thanks in advance!!

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cole10 Posted 4 Dec 2013 , 12:42am
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ANo one has any suggestions?

Smckinney07 Posted 4 Dec 2013 , 9:04am
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APlace them in a dry, cool, dust free (like a cake box) area, out of direct sunlight. How long until you plan on using it? Is anyone going to eat the shoe?

That's a fantastic accomplishment! It will mean so much to him I imagine. You can put the shoe in a box, then a bag and stick it in the fridge, I'd just be worried about those colors bleeding.

cole10 Posted 5 Dec 2013 , 2:16am
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AThank you, were very proud of,him. Well. I've already given it to him and he loved it. So , he just wants to keep it. So I think well try and find a clear display box of some sort to put it,in.

mfeagan Posted 5 Dec 2013 , 2:46am
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You did a great job! 

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