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13 Awesomely bad cake decorating fails you have to see (VIDEO)

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These fails prove that decorating cake is apparently much harder than we thought

If these cringe-worthy fails are any indication, then next time you order a cake, it might be best to do the decorating yourself.


Now I'm the first to admit I can't bake worth a damn, but when it comes to common sense, I feel like I've got that down pretty well. Like, for instance, if I was a cake decorator and a customer asked me to write "happy birthday in French" on the cake, I would not literally write "Happy Birthday in French." Or if someone noted that they wanted me to "write welcome on it," I would likely just write "Welcome." But that's just me.

Anyway, check out these hilariously awesome decorating fails, and be very careful next time you fill out that form at the bakery.

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