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5 Ways to hide flaws on a buttercream cake. (1 Viewer)

If you are having trouble with a buttercream cake and need to hide some of the flaws you are experiencing, here are five ways you can hide, disguise or enhance your imperfections.

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How to cover flaws and imperfections on a buttercream cake.​

1 Pipe roses on the cake to cover it.

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2 Cover the exterior in chocolate curls.

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3 Add sprinkles to the buttercream in various areas around the cake.

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4 Strategically place dragees or pearls in the flawed areas and make them part of the pattern.

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5 Give it a naked or rustic vibe and add yourself a topper or decorations of your choice to enhance it.

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And there you have it 5 simple ways to make your buttercream cakes look beautiful.

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