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Topic: My first "from scratch" gingerbread house (of God)  (Read 858 times)
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« on: January 07, 2014 12:13:37 PM »

I had never made a gingerbread house before this holiday but I've always wanted to try to make one. I started off with a couple of kits and had fun doing those, but I really wanted to try to make the windows out of melted candies (the kits didn't have open windows). I found a pattern on cakecentral.com for a church made completely out of icing, and decided to use the template for my church. I'm sure I made my walls much thicker than necessary, but I'm still happy with it. My cat really likes it, too. She has licked one side of the steeple smooth!




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« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2014 02:04:11 PM »

Cute! I love the cereal for the shingles!
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« Reply #2 on: January 07, 2014 02:12:52 PM »

Wow, those windows are spectacular!!
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« Reply #3 on: January 07, 2014 03:25:20 PM »

Beautiful work! The windows are fantastic!
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« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2014 08:08:05 PM »

Beautiful work! The windows are fantastic!

totally agree with you there, I could never get them so neat. Well done for venturing away from kits.
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