Do I Finish 4 Tier Wedding Peacock Cake At The Venue?

Decorating By mumscakes Updated 6 May 2016 , 9:29pm by costumeczar

mumscakes Posted 6 May 2016 , 1:42pm
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I am planning my peacock wedding cake of 4 tier with buttercream covered with fondant decorated with peacock feather do I finish there or I can finish and travel to the venue? Need suggestions as this going to be my first wedding cake...

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Lena-G823 Posted 6 May 2016 , 1:57pm
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Good Morning.  Any Pieces that can fall off and break should be assembled at the venue.  You dont want to risk anything breaking or getting damaged. Especially a wedding cake.Good Luck!

640Cake Posted 6 May 2016 , 2:04pm
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Depending on the sizes of your 4 tiers, that could be quite a heavy cake.  I'd recommend just stacking two (2-two tiered cakes) and then assembling onsite - leave plenty of time for assembly.

-K8memphis Posted 6 May 2016 , 4:42pm
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i hope you are making the feathers out of an edible medium because real feathers would not be good to place on there

costumeczar Posted 6 May 2016 , 9:29pm
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I'd set it up at the venue, or at least the last tier of it. I don't usually travel with anything more than three tiers stacked, to prevent falls and because it will be heavy like @640Cake ‍ said.

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