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Fondant/gum paste on buttercream

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  • Started 3 years ago by Anniejoe
  • Latest reply from Anniejoe
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    Hey just a quick question, I'm making a baby shower cake, 2 tier. They want butter cream frosting. Can I put fondant or gum paste decorations i.e. flowers or bands right on the buttercream successfully? If yes what do I use to secure it to the buttercream? They don't want the whole cake covered with fondant but don't mind fondant embellishments.

    Posted Jul 1 2011 10:49 am #
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    Sure......I find just using a little buttercream or royal icing as…

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    Posted Jul 1 2011 11:00 am #
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    Thanks so much! Guess sometimes I make things harder than they…

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    Posted Jul 1 2011 12:25 pm #
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    You're welcome!! And, don't think a thing of it..... we…

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    Posted Jul 1 2011 12:32 pm #
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    After my issues....

    I have now started using gum paste or adding…

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    Posted Jul 1 2011 6:07 pm #
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    Well I tried a ribbon band out of fondant on a…

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    Posted Jul 11 2011 6:07 am #

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