Chevron Baby Cake

Idea gallery #1717
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Chevron Baby Cake
Ingredients and Supplies
  • 6" round x 6" deep layer cake
  • 8" round cake drum
  • white rolled fondant
  • turquoise blue rolled fondant
  • lime green rolled fondant
  • flesh rolled fondant
  • Sitting Baby Mold
  • Chevron Texture Sheet Set
  • rolling pin
  • pastry wheel
  • piping gel
  • fine tip brushes
  • blue dusting powder
  • green dusting powder
  • lemon oil or grain alcohol
  • blue fabric ribbon
Mold and detail baby using baby mold. Set aside.
Roll blue fondant then place small chevon mat over fondant. Roll pin over mat to impress pattern. Cut a piece of fondant big enough to cover cake drum; attach to drum with piping gel. Cover sides of drum with blue fabric ribbon.

Roll white fondant to 1/8" thickness, roll largest chevron texture sheet over fondant making a strip long enough to go around the cake. Cut straight edges using a pastry wheel. A ruler will help give a perfectly straight edge. Roll blue fondant to 1/8" thickness, roll smallest chevron texture mat over fondant. Cut a piece of fondant to cover the top of the cake and attach to cake using pipng gel. Mix dusting powders with oil or alcohol to make paint then paint stripes.

Use piping gel to attach baby to the top of the cake. Mix yellow and green fondant together to make lime green fondant and roll very thin. Use the ripple side of the pastry wheel to cut the baby a blanket. Carefully lift the baby's arm and secure blanket with piping gel.

Sitting Baby Mold Set
Sitting Baby Mold Set
PC-BBLSBIES
Unit: 1 set/ 3 pcs. total
Chevron Pattern Texture Sheet Set  by Lauren Kitchens
Chevron Pattern Texture Sheet ...
SBS-4502LK
Unit: 1 set/ 3 sheets total
8" Round White Foil Cake Drum
8" Round White Foil Cake Drum
27-2208
Unit: 1
Ivory Americolor® Soft Gel Paste Food Color (Old # 41-7808)
Ivory Americolor® Soft Gel Pas...
ACR-208
Unit: 4.5 oz. bottle
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant Icing
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant...
77-760
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Baby Blue Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Baby Blue Satin Ice Rolled Fon...
77-756
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Green Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Green Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
77-764
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Yellow Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Yellow Satin Ice Rolled Fondan...
77-765
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Paint Brushes - Set of 5
Paint Brushes - Set of 5
81-505
Unit: 1 set / 5 brushes
Rectangular Paint/Water Tray
Rectangular Paint/Water Tray
35-106
Unit: 1
Lemon LorAnn Super-Strength Oil
Lemon LorAnn Super-Strength Oi...
42-2020
Unit: 1 dram
Ice Blue Elite Color Dust
Ice Blue Elite Color Dust
TSA-EC114
Unit: 5 gram jar
Cut Kiwi Elite Color Dust
Cut Kiwi Elite Color Dust
TSA-EC517
Unit: 4 gram jar
Ravioli/Pastry Wheel
Ravioli/Pastry Wheel
N-112
Unit: 1
CMC Powder (Tylose)
CMC Powder (Tylose)
76-3530
Unit: 55 gram jar
Aurora Rose Elite Color Dust
Aurora Rose Elite Color Dust
TSA-EC413
Unit: 3 gram jar
Super Black Americolor® Soft Gel Paste Food Color (Old # 41-8001)
Super Black Americolor® Soft G...
ACR-101
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Royal Blue Americolor® Soft Gel Paste Food Color (Old # 41-8002)
Royal Blue Americolor® Soft Ge...
ACR-102
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Bright White Americolor® Soft Gel Paste Food Color (Old # 41-8026)
Bright White Americolor® Soft ...
ACR-126
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Chocolate Brown Americolor® Soft Gel Paste Food Color (Old # 41-8004)
Chocolate Brown Americolor® So...
ACR-104
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Piping Gel
Piping Gel
76-2011
Unit: 1 lb. tub