8 DIY Gingerbread Houses and Add-ons That Are Anything But Traditional
Now that the winter solstice is officially here, we can kiss those extra hours of daylight goodbye. And what better way to embrace these long December nights than with a crafty little DIY gingerbread house project? Sure, you could go the timeless edible house route, opting for the traditional lone A-frame gumdrop model — OR you could channel your inner Martha and accentuate your merry mansion with some creative holiday landscaping. So as you plan your gingerbread blueprints this year, consider a few of these non-traditional designs and festive add-ons. From snow to trees to size, these DIY gingerbread creations will be sure to keep you busy during the long winter nights.
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