Sparkle Gel "look?"

Decorating By Writecakes Updated 19 Sep 2009 , 6:02pm by sadsmile

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Writecakes Posted 19 Sep 2009 , 2:18pm
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Is there something "sparkly" I can add to piping gel to make it look like the Wilton sparkle gel? I'm doing a cake that needs a lava look and that would be perfect, but I would rather make my own than buy it if possible? TIA! icon_smile.gificon_smile.gif

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cabecakes Posted 19 Sep 2009 , 5:48pm
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I don't have any experience in this area, but maybe someone else would know for sure. Could you maybe add disco dust to it or would it melt. Just an idea.

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sadsmile Posted 19 Sep 2009 , 6:02pm
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You could add luster dust and disco dust and it would give you what you want. Just buy the colors you need and be carefull with the reds- I have been told some of them have a purply/pink cast to them. You want dark red, orange, yellow. I have the red disco dust and it looks exactly like red glitter and the gold looks just like gold glitter. HTH

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