How Do I Make A Standing Up Sword?

Decorating By Bekki cupcake Updated 16 Jun 2014 , 6:30am by Jakes Cakes

Bekki cupcake Posted 2 Jun 2014 , 9:28pm
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AHi! I was wondering whether anyone could give me some tips on how to make the sword coming out if the cake attached? I started making it with a 50/50 fondant and gumpaste mix but I'm worried it won't set hard enough and won't be able to hold its shape? Should I use pure gumpaste mix? Please help!!!!! Bekki [IMG ALT=""][/IMG]

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RubinaD Posted 16 Jun 2014 , 6:27am
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use some sort of wooden support structure in the centre of it. fondant/ gumpaste should work, how about modeling chocolate? good luck

Jakes Cakes Posted 16 Jun 2014 , 6:30am
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Definitely have a wooden structure to it, I would use a wide bit of wood for best support - then there will be less risk, I think fondant or gumpaste will work provided adequate time to dry...

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