Silicone Molds

Decorating By tiggerjo Updated 28 Apr 2009 , 12:08pm by bakingatthebeach

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tiggerjo Posted 28 Apr 2009 , 11:32am
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Hi, just received my first set of silicone molds. No directions with them. Do I need to dust them with corn starch first? Thanks for the help.

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FatCat_036 Posted 28 Apr 2009 , 11:59am
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From my experience with silicon moulds you use them without cornstarch but just polish them up with a dry cloth. If I use them for fondant I put a bit of vegetable shortening on the fondant before pushing it into the mould.
Hope this helps.

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aligotmatt Posted 28 Apr 2009 , 12:04pm
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First Impressions Molds has a whole how to section on their website for using all different kinds of mediums:

mold care:

hope that helps!

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bakingatthebeach Posted 28 Apr 2009 , 12:08pm
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I have silicone molds for lace, pearls and shells and never dust them and they do fine.

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