Gumdrop Gingerbread House
Gumdrops, jelly rings and spice drops turn this sweet little cottage into a winter wonderland. The snowdrifts on the roof and icicles on the peaks make this a magical holiday project.
Pre-baked Gingerbread House Kit (candy and icing included in kit)Easy-Add Pre-baked Gingerbread House Kit Add to shopping list Pre-baked Gingerbread House Kit
shredded coconut (if desired)
1 gingerbread house.
Divide prepared decorating icing in half, use half for decorating the house, the other half for adding "snow" around house (keep remaining half covered with a damp cloth).
Fill decorating bag with icing.
Create door and windows with outlines. Decorate snowdrift effect on windows and add icicles to window sills. Decorate corners of house with zigzags; decorate front of house with dots. Cut jelly rings in half and attach to tops of windows. Cut a smaller jelly ring piece and attach for wreath. For bow on wreath, cut two loops and a round knot from spice drop; attach with dots of icing. Attach mini fruit-flavored candies to sides of windows and door.
Cut jelly rings in half, positioned on roof peak.
Using a spatula, ice snow on base fluffy. Cut spice drop pieces and attach to base for walkway. Attach whole spice drops around base of house.
NOTE: Additional candy may be required.