How to Attach Candy to a Gingerbread House


Skill Level: Beginner

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Step 1
Step 1

Pipe a dot- Use dots to attach individual pieces of candy to gingerbread. Pipe bigger dots for larger pieces of candy. y.

Step 2
Step 2

Pipe a line- Pipe a line to attach long candies like candy cane sticks or pretzels.

Step 3

Pipe a small mound- For flat, stand-up decorations, pipe a small mound of icing (about the width of your decoration) and insert your candy decoration figure.

Step 4
Step 4

Place directly- Candy can be placed directly on freshly piped decorations such as garlands or iced surfaces, no extra icing needed.

Step 5

Tips:

  • Royal icing dries quickly once exposed to air. Place candies on your icing immediately to ensure that the candy sticks to the surface.
  • Use the same techniques for attaching sprinkles and sugars on gingerbread house.

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Gum drops

Gum drops

assorted candy

assorted candy

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Disposable Decorating Bags

Disposable Decorating Bags

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