Quilting Pattern?

Decorating By softgreenside Updated 12 Aug 2009 , 1:27am by JenniferMI

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softgreenside Posted 11 Aug 2009 , 7:32pm
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I have my very first wedding cake in October and i'm very excited. It's for a really good friend of mine and her fiance was all over the cake ideas.

One of my layers is to look like a quilt w/ silver balls in the middle.

Does anybody have or know where i can find a tutorial on how to do a quilting effect? It will be for a square cake.


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brincess_b Posted 11 Aug 2009 , 7:47pm
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you can buy impression mats, or else crack out the ruler and measure up your lines for the same look.

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SugarFiend Posted 12 Aug 2009 , 12:58am
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I was just at the bookstore thumbing through cake decorating books, and actually remember a tip from Colette Peters (because I was curious about this myself)... She suggested using one of those triangle rulers to keep your angles consistent.

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JenniferMI Posted 12 Aug 2009 , 1:27am
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If doing a fondant cake, the diamond quilter is the BOMB and is so so easy to use. Lookup my cakes and you'll see many with this technique on them. I do it ALL the time. If you need more advice, feel free to PM me.

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