Holiday Cookies That Are Almost Too Pretty To Eat, So Get Inspired And Start Baking

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 30: Guests were treated to holiday cookies during the first viewing of the 2011 White House Christmas decorations November 30, 2011 in Washington, DC. The theme, 'Shine, Give, Share,' runs throught the White House with a 400-pound White House Gingerbread House and 37 Christmas trees. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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The holidays make for the most ideal baking. With cookie exchanges on the calendar and goodies filling offices around the globe, why not up your game when it comes to making holiday cookies? If you're feeling low on inspiration this year, cheer up, because the following batches of sweet treats are truly works of art, and I have a feeling that they will get just about any girl in gear for creating some holiday deliciousness. Get your sweet tooth ready — it's about to get real sugary, real fast.

Gingerbread hearts

Gingerbread hearts

Go ahead, be a little kooky.

Plaid and playful. Can’t go wrong.

Reindeer

Reindeer and frosting, oh my!