Silicone molds are great tools for intermediate and advanced cake decorators. These molds can save a lot of time in creating fondant decorations and help in creating perfectly smooth surfaces. When you are tasked in creating more than a dozen cupcakes with the same cupcake topper design, silicone molds help you ensure that each decoration is id...
Silicone molds are great tools for intermediate and advanced cake decorators. These molds can save a lot of time in creating fondant decorations and help in creating perfectly smooth surfaces. When you are tasked in creating more than a dozen cupcakes with the same cupcake topper design, silicone molds help you ensure that each decoration is identical.
In this category we introduce you to a large selection of fun silicone molds and help you to purchase the right silicone mold for your next cake decorating project. Silicone molds by the US based company Wilton are always a good item to have in ones baking repertoire.
Silicone molds are like baking macarons. They require a bit of practice at first but once master the art, you will not stop looking around for more silicone molds.
Here are some of our tips for using silicone molds for fondant / gum paste.
Silicone molds help you create everything from tiny gum paste roses to long pearl edible necklaces. We have seen small, pink roses added to decorate wedding cookies, sea shells added as cupcake toppers and pearl necklaces hanging from multi-leveled cakes. They are also frequently used to add a decorative touch to cake pops. Essentially you can use the silicone molds to add a decorative touch to all of your cake decorating projects.
Silicone molds for fondant are not meant to be placed in the oven like silicone cake pans or cake lace silicone molds. While they are safe for the fridge and the freezer, we do not recommend placing them in the oven.
Some designs may be too intricate to mold chocolate, but some could definitely be suited for tempered chocolate projects.
We only sell silicone molds that we have tested and used. Over the years we have come across many silicone molds that promise intricate and beautiful designs but are impossible to use or look sloppy when you look at the detail. You find tons of silicone molds on sites like Ebay and Amazon and we have tested many of them with great disappointment. Your satisfaction is of most importance to us, which is why we only limit this section to high quality products we have had positive outcomes with.
Before you purchase a silicone mold for fondant / gum paste, pay close attention to the description of each product to review the size information. A silicone mold may appear larger in an image than it is in reality.
We hope you found this information on silicone molds useful.