Fondont Belts For Martial Arts Cake

Decorating By carlyanna Updated 29 Jan 2012 , 1:14pm by karateka

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carlyanna Posted 29 Jan 2012 , 3:32am
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I saw martial arts cupcakes in the image gallery but can't get the bows right...any suggestions??? icon_cry.gif

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karateka Posted 29 Jan 2012 , 1:14pm
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Martial arts belts are typically tied in a knot. When I did mine I tied my belt around a chair so I could see how it looked and get as close as possible, using the required medium.

I did it in pieces, though. The part around the waist was 2 pieces, since it goes around twice, the knot was composed of 2 pieces wrapped around each other, and the hanging ties another 2 pieces. I attached them to each other with gum glue (tylose mixed with water). I did have to hold the knot on with toothpicks until it was a little heavy.

Here's a picture if you need a reference. There is also one in my photos on this site.

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