Reverse Rose And Apple Blossom

Decorating By rkei Updated 8 Jun 2010 , 10:27pm by rkei

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rkei Posted 7 May 2010 , 11:37pm
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Questions, questions from me, sorry! I cannot do regular roses; not directly onto the cake, not on a nail, not a stick. Has anyone heard of or done a "reverse" rose? I have heard of it before. How do you do it? (If you post a video link, my computer for some reason won't let me watch videos on Youtube. So sorrry.....) And HOW do you do an apple blossom? I have tried so many time, and get blah. Thanks everybody for your help. I would especially like to thank JGMB- you've been a GREAT help! ~Rachel~

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mckaren Posted 8 May 2010 , 8:03am
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I haven't heard of reverse roses before so I'm interested in any replies, but have you tried duff roses? If you do a search in the sketches and templates section of the gallery you'll get a few pages of instructions. I thin the top edges of my circles to get a more natural result. Hth icon_smile.gificon_smile.gif

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ChoueiriCakeCo Posted 8 May 2010 , 11:03am
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Yes, duff roses are so easy to make! The first time I tried I made at least 5 in only a few minutes! I hated making roses, but I actually enjoyed making them this way icon_smile.gif

Here's a tutorial:

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Tiffany29 Posted 8 May 2010 , 11:50am
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I did watch a video on youtube by serious cakes on the reverse rose.
She piped it right on the cupcake, start with the outter petals first then work your way to the middle.

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rkei Posted 8 Jun 2010 , 10:27pm
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Thank you mckaren and choueiricakeco!

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