Need Advice On Tier Sizes

Decorating By Ellyane Updated 23 Oct 2011 , 2:07am by SarahMdr

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Ellyane Posted 21 Oct 2011 , 11:50pm
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Hi all,
I'm baking a cake that has a fairly large (to me) topper - 5 inches wide by 8 inches tall. How large should the top tier of the cake be so that it will not be overwhelmed by the topper?

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SarahMdr Posted 23 Oct 2011 , 2:07am
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That sounds like a personal preference! What you could do, if you have the topper - is stack your cake pans and put the topper on top and see how it looks.... Personally I wouldn't design the cake over the topper - just make sure the top tier has room for it and it will be beautiful!

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