Need Ideas For 1940's Style Timeline Sheet Cake

Decorating By CakeItGood Updated 4 Oct 2009 , 2:09am by playingwithsugar

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CakeItGood Posted 4 Oct 2009 , 1:51am
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Customer wants black/white/silver/gold for the colors with stars incorporated into the theme. "Think Bacall/Bogart, vintage theme".

They want a timeline on the top of the cake with five laminated photos. Using BC base with fondant cutouts attached. This is a 4" tall 1/2 sheet (12x1icon_cool.gif.

Any design thoughts? Anything that a 1940's style cake shouldn't be without? Thinking of white base with black fondant timelines, gold stars, silver dots & dragees, and chunkier style fondant ribbon roses on the corers of the base. Including black fondant cutouts surrounding the photos on top (vintage scrapbook look). Any other ideas?

Thank you!

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playingwithsugar Posted 4 Oct 2009 , 2:09am
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Think art deco. And make sure you post a pic when it's done. Art Deco is my favorite of all art forms.

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