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Lilak Tygress
« on: January 26, 2011 09:48:00 AM »

I got my husband a used Smart Car for his birthday and he LOVES it (sometimes I think more than me!) Seriously, he won't shut up about it.  Anyway, I love him, so I made him a cake to go with his car.

Anyway, here's the stupid car "the inspiration"

And this is what I came up with!

I tried just using chocolate cake, but it wouldn't hold up. So I used about 5 (very thin) layers of brownies.   Fondant doesn't taste good to me (I tried marshmallow fondant once, tasty, but sticky). So I just used white frosting and star piped.

I get a little anal, so I had road map of exactly what colors to use when and where.  Here are three of the 6 steps I had outlined:

C&C appreciated! Thanx for looking!!
« Reply #1 on: January 26, 2011 10:03:53 AM »

Too cute!

« Reply #2 on: January 26, 2011 10:43:27 AM »

What a lucky husband. I hope he is duly grateful.

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« Reply #3 on: January 26, 2011 10:51:40 AM »

That cake is so cute!  I think I love it more than I love the car, but not more than I love you.  That's not creepy, right?  Wink

Lilak Tygress
« Reply #4 on: January 26, 2011 02:42:38 PM »

That cake is so cute!  I think I love it more than I love the car, but not more than I love you.  That's not creepy, right?  Wink

No, not creepy.  Honestly, I love you more than that stupid car Smiley
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