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Pink Baby Shower Rose Cake

For this cake I was given cart blanche on the decorating. They knew it was going to be a girl so I went with doing pink roses in vanilla buttercream icing.  I had just enough icing to cover the cake!


This cake was a two layer 10" round; half chocolate/half vanilla flavoured.  I'm always pleasantly surprised when both layers are the same height and I don't have to do any trimming.



I cut out the letters the night before and while they were still soft carefully stuck a toothpick in so that I was able stand the letters up.


To hide some of the gaps in the icing I added some fondant flowers in white, pink and yellow.

I love how this cake turned out.  So sweet!

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