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Cut, bake and cool Santa hat cookies. Use tip 2 and full-strength blue color flow icing to outline blue area of hat. Use tip 2 and thinned-down blue color flow icing to fill-in blue area of hat; let dry.
Use tip 3 and full-strength color flow icing to outline and fill-in pompom and hat brim areas; immediately sprinkle with white nonpareils sprinkle decorations. Use tip 1 and full-strength white color flow icing to pipe snowflakes and stars on hat.
Characters or designs are often outlined first, then piped in with stars or zigzags. Outlines can also be used for facial features.