Is It Possible

Decorating By joandwade Updated 6 Aug 2014 , 8:13pm by Edible Art Co

joandwade Posted 6 Aug 2014 , 4:13pm
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AHi everyone hope ur all well. Can you tell me is it possible to get a suede affect on fondant if so how do I go about getting it? Any help would be much appreciated . I want to do my husbands favourite basketball shoe for his birthday but it is mostly suede and leather. I would love to be able to get it identical.

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Pastrybaglady Posted 6 Aug 2014 , 4:35pm
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AI haven't done it but I've seen airbrushing with chocolate looks like suede. Post your shoe when you're done!

joandwade Posted 6 Aug 2014 , 4:38pm
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AI don't have an airbrush system unfortunately maybe someone has done it another way.

DanaG21 Posted 6 Aug 2014 , 4:39pm
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I think a colored cocoa butter spray might give you that affect.  http://www.auiswisscatalogue.com/586009/1-COLO.html

Edible Art Co Posted 6 Aug 2014 , 8:13pm
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I've found whilst spraying edible gold spray onto a cake, that if you spray it across the surface (instead of vertically down onto it) that it will build up little layers that make a suede-like effect, so if you can find/make the right colour and put it into a spray can/bottle, give it a try. Good luck with it and let us know how you get on! :)

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