Wilton® A-Frame Holiday Getaway Gingerbread House
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Wilton® A-Frame Holiday Getaway 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 instructions.

Use red icing to outline front door and fill in with zigzags (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch).

Outline door with white icing and decorate white window on door.

Add miniature colored candy for doorknob with icing.

Ice roof smooth and decorate four horizontal lines of icing in white.

Use red icing to decorate upside down “e” motion designs.

Attach colored candies on white piped lines with white icing.

Decorate snow on chimney.

Decorate white line under eaves.

Cut yellow sugared gumdrop in half, horizontally, and attach above door for window with white icing. Add a colored candy border around window with dots of white icing.

Decorate line of icing on front peak and roof and add sugared gumdrops with white icing.


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 holiday village: Festive Green-Striped House, A Serenity Scene and A Unique Slant on the Holiday.