Wilton® A Unique Slant on the Holiday Gingerbread House
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Wilton® A Unique Slant on the Holiday Gingerbread House

This is a prime example of the whole being better than the sum of its parts. Each little house on this mini enchanted village makes a winter wonderland come alive.
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • Wilton® Mini Gingerbread Village
  • Mixer and Bowl
  • Wilton® Rolling Pin
  • Wilton® Parchment Paper
  • Granulated Sugar
  • Wilton® Mini Baking Cups – White
  • Wilton® Small Angled Spatula (or Butter Knife)
  • Scissors (or Paring Knife)
  • Cornstarch
  • Ruler

Project Instructions

Assemble house according to package directions.

Use white icing to outline and fill in front door with zigzags (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Add mini colored candy piece for doorknob.

Roll out mini sugared gumdrops for window on door and windows and shutters on house. Attach pieces to house with white icing.

Outline windows as shown and add mini colored candies on windowsills. Decorate lines under peaks and add zigzags to house corners.

Ice roof smooth with white icing.

Decorate alternating green and white garlands on roof and attach mini colored candies to white garlands.

Fill white mini baking cups with candies.


Arrange as a centerpiece and stagger each house on a different level. It’s easy, just place assorted-size boxes on a table and cover with a holiday tablecloth and add houses where you wish.

Craft Notes

Combine this project with the following projects to create your own miniature holiday village: A-Frame Holiday Getaway, Festive Green-Striped House and A Serenity Scene.