If you’re hosting a large Thanksgiving dinner this year, this Pair of Pilgrims Cake might be the Thanksgiving dessert you’ve been waiting for. These two Thanksgiving treats make dessert a breeze for a large crowd, and you’ll love how simple these are to decorate. Give thanks to those who came before us with this Pair of Pilgrims Cake Set.
Bake and cool two cakes. Trim off collar area and bottom of hose near feet. Ice sides and lightly ice cake tops smooth, icing background areas more heavily.
Trace boy and girl patterns with toothpick.
Pipe boy's socks with alternating color tip 4 strings. Outline heads, clothes and gun with tip 4. Pipe tip 4 string mouth and dot eyes; add tip 2 dot pupils. Fill in all outlined areas except gun, collars, cuffs, back hat brims, girl's apron and boy's hat band with tip 16 stars; overpipe noses.
Pipe tip 16 pull-out star hair. Add tip 2 string eyelashes. Pipe tip 12 pumpkin, pipe in gun with tip 12, back of hat brims, hat band, collars and cuffs with tip 4 (smooth all with finger dipped in cornstarch). Outline hands with tip 4; fill in with tip 16 stars. Add tip 16 pull-out star pumpkin stem.
Pipe tip 6 buckles. Pipe boy's front hat brim with tip 16 stars, build up for dimension. Pipe tip 21 shell bottom borders; position icing decorations around borders.
*Note: Combine Brown with a little Red-Red for shade shown.