Plain Cake For Man

Decorating By tippyad Updated 23 Mar 2008 , 10:27am by sambugjoebear

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tippyad Posted 21 Mar 2008 , 9:22pm
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My customer would like a plain white iced cake for her husband. She doesn't want any special decoration on it, but I'd like to add a little something. I was thinking a thick piped border and his initials in black. Anyone out there w/ suggestions? Pictures?

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TooMuchCake Posted 21 Mar 2008 , 11:32pm
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Maybe think of what you see in bakery cases for ideas of so-called "non-decorated" cakes. At the bakery I used to work at, our stock cakes were usually side-coated and had thick borders like you thought of already. Or we did what we called a chenille cake, which was basically just random thick scrollwork on the sides. I like the idea of the initials on the top.


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sambugjoebear Posted 23 Mar 2008 , 10:27am
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I like the border and initial idea too. Maybe outline the border with the initial color too?

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