This 3D Snuggly Warm Baby Cake makes for a cute and cuddly centerpiece for any baby shower or first birthday party. Made using the Stand-Up Cuddly Bear Pan Set, this baby cake is covered in buttercream stars and wrapped up in a cute fondant blanket. A fun challenge for bakers of all skill levels, this sweet baby shower cake is a fun and creative way to welcome a new little one into your life!
Position on prepared board. Trim off ears. Build up ear shapes with tip 16 stars. Pipe tip 4 string mouth and dot eyes (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Cover head, body, diaper, right arm and bottoms of feet with tip 16 stars; pipe tip 6 dot toes. Overpipe tip 16 star nose and cheeks. Tint 2 oz. fondant each: rose, blue, yellow and green. Roll out 1/8 in. thick and use square crinkle cutter to cut 7 squares of each color. Cover squares with plastic wrap or place in plastic bag until ready to use.
Roll out white fondant 1/8 in. thick and cut into 10 in. x 15 in. rectangle for blanket. Position alternating color fondant squares on blanket and attach with damp brush. Drape blanket over left leg and arm area and across in front of right leg. Trim as needed to fit. Overpipe left arm and hand with tip 16 stars.