This Down the Chimney Christmas Cookie Display is a cute way to decorate your Christmas sweet table. By using a popcorn box and some textured paper, you can create a fun chimney-shaped cookie holder for your holiday cookies. Attaching lollipop sticks to your cookies helps to give this display added height and dimension, and you can fill your chimney with as many little gifts as you’d like. Even if you’re not hosting a Christmas party this year, this Down the Chimney Christmas Cookie Display also makes a great gift for co-workers, neighbors and friends.
Prepare dough and roll out cookies. For
each treat, cut 4 gifts using cutter from
3 pc. set and 1 Santa using cutter from
18 pc. set. Bake and cool cookies.
Outline gifts with tip 2 and
full-strength icing; let set. Flow in with
thinned icing in cut parchment bag.
Decorate remaining cookies on waxed
paper with full-strength icing. For gifts
use tip 3 to pipe in bow, ribbon and dot
For Santa, ice face and body
smooth (pat smooth with finger dipped
in cornstarch). Pipe tip 2 dot facial
features, outline belt and buckle. Pipe tip
3 swirl beard and hat trims. Pipe in tip 3
hat and boots (pat smooth). Let dry
Brush some ribbons and bows with Pearl
Dust/lemon extract mixture. Attach
lollipop sticks to back of cookies with
icing; let dry.
Cut craft foam to fit treat
box; insert block, then cookies. Attach
red paper to treat box with glue stick;
draw 1 x 1 3/4 in. bricks with marking
pen. Cut snow top from white paper, 4 1/2
x 1 1/4 in. Attach with glue stick.