Fondant Mermaid Tail

Make a mermaid tail out of fondant using a triangle and circle fondant cutter.

Purple fondant rolled in a log1. Roll a piece of fondant into a 1" long log shape, then flatten into an oval.

Triangle cutter cutting fondant2. Use a triangle cutter to cut a deep "V" in the center of the oval.

Fondant oval pinched to make a tail3. Use your fingers to pinch together the right and left sides of the oval.

4. Set aside to dry.


Mermaid tail made out of fondant5. For the fin, use the circle cutter to cut out fondant, smoothing edges with your finger as necessary. Stick to the side of the cake starting from the top, overlapping the circles to create scales.

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