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December 24, 2008

Gingerbread-Cottage-Along: hooray its finished!

Previously on Gingerbread-Cottage-Along ...
Introducing the cottage-along
Selecting a gingerbread recipe
Selecting a template
Humidity proofing your house
A gingerbread recipe with a twist
Constructing and decorating your house

Finally .... a gingerbread cottage to show you . Made only just in the (St) Nick of time for Christmas.

As this was my first experiment constructing a cottage using an eggless royal icing, I can barely believe that its in one piece and upright. It wasn't easy, but it has been fun!

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  1. Wow it looks so good, I am sure argy and bargy will be on a sugar high for months. Congrats on this great tut series.

  2. You have done a great job.....I think if i amin melbourne next year i might give it a go

  3. Oh that house is GEORGEOUS!

    Have a good break


  4. It looks fantastic! Well Done!

  5. WOW, that turned out so great! You are a clever cookie (ginger bread actually). Well done, you have inspired me to try this next year... Did you end up eating it in the end - was it tastey or purely eye candy?


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