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The pacifier is an amazing shower cake top! Using the basic candy shell and candy plaque techniques with our pans and Candy MeltsĀ® for molding, it all comes together easily.
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Step 1
Step 1

Ball: Using candy color, tint 1 1/4 pks. of white candy pink and make candy shells using Sports Ball pan halves . Fill pan to the top edge with melted candy. Tap on counter to remove air bubbles. Let chill in refrigerator for 10-15 minutes or until a 1/4 in. shell has formed. Pour out excess candy, smooth top edges with spatula and chill for 15-20 minutes longer. Carefully unmold shells (if you have difficulty removing shells, place in freezer for 2-3 minutes, then unmold). Excess candy can be reheated and used again.

Step 2
Step 2

Unmold and quickly slide ball halves over warming tray or warm cookie sheet to level edges.

Step 3
Step 3

Immediately seam halves together.

Step 4
Step 4

Solid Collar: For solid circle on pacifier, mold candy plaque, 1/4 in. thick in 6 x 2 in. round pan. Unmold.

Step 5
Step 5

Ring Handle: Form a collar from aluminum foil: Fold a 16 x 9 in. piece of foil from long edge, making five folds, then curving to form a piece 5 in. diameter. Tape ends on both inside and outside of foil collar, otherwise candy will seep in and stick.

Step 6
Step 6

Pour melted yellow candy 1/4 in. thick into 6 in. round pan. Let set 1 minute, then position 5 in. foil collar in center of 6 in. pan of candy, then place the circle cutter in the center of foil collar. Refrigerate until firm; unmold entire piece.

Step 7
Step 7

Press out center circle and remove or break off outer ring. Twist out cookie cutter. Remove foil collar. If necessary, smooth edge of ring on warming tray; flatten bottom of pink ball where collar will attach by sliding across warming tray. To assemble pacifier, place pink ball in a bowl cushioned with a towel. Attach solid yellow plaque with melted candy; let set. Attach ring handle. Set aside.

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White Candy Melts® Candy

2 pkgs White Candy Melts® Candy

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6 in. Round Pan

6 in. Round Pan

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Spatula

Cookie Sheet

Cookie Sheet

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Tape

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