‘Tis the season for cute gingerbread houses! Cozy up by the fire with your family this holiday season to partake in the classic Christmas tradition of decorating gingerbread houses.

Whether you’re looking for a classic look or a unique design, we have all the gingerbread houses of your dreams.

1. Welcome to cute gingerbread house

This adorable gingerbread house is decorated with colorful candies for a cute Christmas decoration that’s sure to brighten up your holiday décor. 

2. More Bling at The Holidays House

Frosted like a fresh snowfall, this shimmery gingerbread house is a winterific sight! Find the recipe here.

3. Sprinkles of Fun Gingerbread House

Sprinkle a little goodness into your home with this colorful gingerbread house! Find the recipe here.

4. Mad for Plaid Mini Mansion

Cabin cozy never looked so good! Topped with a plaid icing roof and realistic pinecone trimmings, this rustic gingerbread house is great for a classic Christmas display. 

5. Pretty peppermint gingerbread house

Get ready for a peppermint party with this Pretty Peppermint Gingerbread House. Decorated with store-bought icing pouches, this gingerbread house is great for those looking for a fun and easy project to do with the kids.

6. Snowflurry Lodge

Whether you’re dreaming of sugar plums or sugary gum drops, this Snow Flurry Lodge gingerbread house is ready to make all your Christmas dreams come true! Bright and colorful, this is a lovely addition to your holiday sweets table.

7. Knit Me A Cozy Gingerbread House

Spend a cozy winter day by the fire decorating this incredibly cozy gingerbread house.

8. Rustic Color Mist Gingerbread House

Give your gingerbread house a more natural look with this Rustic Gingerbread House design. Made using Color Mist Food Color Spray, this easy decorating project offers simplistic charm for all you nature lovers out there!

9. Gingerbread Dog House

Celebrate your furry best friends with this adorable Gingerbread Dog House! Make this adorable dog house using the Build-It-Yourself Gingerbread Doghouse Decorating Kit.

10. Ready to decorate gingerbread cookie kit

Whether you’re looking for a great gift idea or just something to do with the kids on a winter weekend, this Gingerbread Cookie Kit is the perfect solution! Complete with 8 pre-baked gingerbread cookies, a variety of decorating icing and sprinkles, as well as bags and tips, this decorating kit is Christmas fun in a box!

11. Disney Cinderella

Make Christmas wishes come true with this Disney Cinderella Carriage Cookie Kit. Complete with pre-baked cookies, icing decorations, candy accents and frosting in a variety of colors, this kit is great for those looking to add a little magic to their holiday this year!

12. Painted Christmas Gingerbread House

This gingerbread cottage is sure to wow all your guests. Paint the most impressive gingerbread cottage with FoodWriter Edible Markers!

13. Written on the Walls Gingerbread House

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with this beautiful gingerbread house, featuring the lovely words of Christmas written on the walls. Make your words crisp and perfect using the FoodWriter Extra Fine Tip Edible Markers.

14. Rosy Red Color Mist Gingerbread House

The beautiful red hues of this gingerbread house contrast with the white details to give this house a festive feel.

15. Christmas Color Swirl Gingerbread House

Enjoy the colors of Christmas with this beautiful piped gingerbread house. Make the multi-color magic with the Color Swirl 3-Color Coupler.

16. Mini Gingerbread Village with Sweet Tidings

One gingerbread house is never enough. Make a village of colorful gingerbread houses with Candy Melts candy.

17. Nintendo Super Mario Gingerbread Castle

No matter what your favorite Super Mario Brothers game is, you’re sure to love this gingerbread castle!

18. Winter Wonderland Princess Castle

This gingerbread castle is perfect for all the princesses in your life. Add a shimmery finish to your castle with Pearl Color Mist food color spray!

19. Gingerbread Pickup Truck

Beep beep! Park this adorable gingerbread pick-up truck in front of your favorite gingerbread house.

20. Estate-Sized Gingerbread Manor

Deck the hall this season with this adorable gingerbread manner!

21. Shimmer and Sparkle Gingerbread Castle

Take a break from the traditional gingerbread house with this lovely gingerbread castle!

22. Christmas Gingerbread House Cottage

This timeless treat takes on a classic look with a traditional frosting roof and peppermint pillars! Make all the beautiful details with White Decorator Icing.

23. Build it yourself- Light the way gingerbread house kit

Enjoying a seaside celebration this holiday season? Why not add a little festivity to your holiday table with this cute Gingerbread Lighthouse Kit! Complete with all the panels you need to build your own gingerbread lighthouse, this kit is a fun project for a stormy winter night spent indoors!

24. Winter wonderland Gingerbread House

Bring the beauty of a winter snowfall inside with this Winter Wonderland Gingerbread House. Decked out with a variety of gold and silver sprinkles, this beautiful gingerbread house can stay out all winter long.

25. Gingerbread house makeover

Have fun with color with this Gingerbread Makeover project! Decorated using store-bought icing pouches, this project is great for kids and is a fun way to let them express their creativity. 

26. Artistic View Gingerbread House

Let the gingerbread be your canvas with this Artistic Gingerbread House. Begin by covering your house in white fondant, then draw on your own decorations using FoodWriter Edible Markers. A fun activity for the whole family to do together, this is a simple and fun decorating project that doesn’t require a ton of supplies.

27. Bright and cheery gingerbread house

The name says it all! Decorated with cookie icing, this Cheery Gingerbread House is a festive and fun way to spruce up your holiday table. Use the colors we’ve suggested here, or have fun combining your favorite icing colors!

28. Sprinkle gingerbread house

Add some sparkle to your holiday with this Sprinkle Gingerbread House. A fun and easy project for kids, this Christmas decorating project is a great way to showcase all your favorite sparkling sugars, jimmies and candies!

Looking for a few more Christmas treat ideas? Check out our Christmas cakes, cupcakes, cookies, cheesecakes and other sweet treats!

Don’t forget to try our classic gingerbread house icing recipe on all of these amazing designs.

Decorating some festive cookies that need the perfect topper? We’ve got you covered with our Christmas cookie icing recipe that offers an easy to follow guide on using royal icing on Christmas cookies.

Want to explore some slightly less festive but totally appropriate cakes to bake this season? Try taking a look at our winter wonderland themed cakes for some inspiration.

Which of these gingerbread creations are you excited to build with your family this year? Let us know in the comments below, or take a picture of your gingerbread house and tag us on Instagram @wiltoncakes.

26+ Cute Gingerbread House Ideas

Bake your own winter wonderland with some inspiration from our list of cute gingerbread house ideas. Build and decorate as many eye catching desserts as you want this holiday season and share them with family and friends!
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