Help With Making First Lego Cake For A Client!!!!

Decorating By barnes113 Updated 17 Feb 2010 , 11:27am by karenm0712

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barnes113 Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 5:53am
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i'm very new to doing cakes, well my boss wants a lego cake for his son, we saw this pic but what i need help with is how do u think the cakes are stacked, what i mean is if i use the fondant, do i have to put wooden sticks or cardboard to stacked the "legos" (cake) to make it look like there clicked together i dont know if they will sink or what, pls any help would be soooo helpful, thank you. The pic is from another cc user that we like i want to do the cake like that but i need ur help that in advance

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CakeDiosa Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 9:00am
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Yes, you need to place dowels underneath each tier or the weight will cause them to sink, cause bulging and ruin your cake. Use a cake pan and a level to make sure you cut all of your dowels the same length.

Have fun! It's a great looking cake!

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karenm0712 Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 11:27am
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Agree with CakeDiosa. You definitely need supports under each tier otherwise your cakes will collapse from the weight. This looks like a fun cake to do! Post pictures when you are done! icon_smile.gif

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