How To Make Aster Mauve Color Icing?

Decorating By Elizabeth_Anne Updated 24 Apr 2016 , 11:25pm by -K8memphis

Elizabeth_Anne Posted 24 Apr 2016 , 11:03pm
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I'm wondering if anyone knows how to make the right color icing to do the roses at this link?

I have the instructions for this cake in my Wilton cake book, and they originally used their aster mauve icing color, but I looked on their website and that color is discontinued.

So I wondered if anyone has any experience with doing roses that are this same color, or very similar? Like what kind of icing colors to mix together?


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-K8memphis Posted 24 Apr 2016 , 11:25pm
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i would use a nice amount of rose pink -- maybe one little bit of hot pink if needed to intensify/deepen the pink eliminates having to use too much rose pink color--

then a tad of brown  -- to make it smokey looking

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