How Do I Stack A Baby Blocks Cake?

Decorating By wannabe_cake_maker Updated 11 Mar 2010 , 5:38pm by KHalstead

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wannabe_cake_maker Posted 11 Mar 2010 , 2:41pm
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Hey everyone out there, I was wondering if any of you could help me. I am making a baby blocks cake for a friend of mine and was wondering how you would stack it.

I will be using a 13" base, in the middle I will put the blocks made out of cake and fondant, then a 4 " cake on the top. Something like the below cake that I found in the gallery (except the blocks will be made out of cake and not hollow gumpaste and there will be no bear). Can anyone help?

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KHalstead Posted 11 Mar 2010 , 5:38pm
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Just dowel like you normally'll probably be putting at least 1 dowel into each of the block cakes, directly underneath where the cake on top will sit.

Might be best to hold a cardboard cake circle over the block cakes and mark so you know you've got the dowels in there to support the weight evenly.


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