1St Wedding Cake

Decorating By happyme226 Updated 20 Mar 2010 , 2:04am by kerri729

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happyme226 Posted 20 Mar 2010 , 12:49am
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I will be making my sister's wedding cake next month.
The cake will be 6 - 9 - 12 inches. And based on this Wilton cake.


My question is, as a first timer. Should I Stack the cakes using SPS system or should I just use a cake stand?

Like this stand

My sister does not have a preference.

Any help would be much appreciated.

Jen L.

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tenleysmommy Posted 20 Mar 2010 , 1:03am
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I guess it all in what kind of look you are going for.Using a SPS would result in a multi-tiered cake as the other is 3 separt cakes.I personally do not like the trio of cakes look,but that is just my opinion.

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mamawrobin Posted 20 Mar 2010 , 1:14am
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I don't like the seperate cake idea either. Especially for a wedding cake. I think I would do the 6/9/12 stacked. It would be much prettier in my opinion. Good luck! Are you going to do a practice run? Be sure and post pictures. icon_wink.gif

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tiggy2 Posted 20 Mar 2010 , 1:24am
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Have you ever stacked a tiered cake before? If not I'd definately do a practice run and use the sps.

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kerri729 Posted 20 Mar 2010 , 2:04am
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Do what you are comfortable with- I agree, if you try the stacked, do a practice run.......

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