Well, Christmas is clearly here! And I couldn't be more eager to usher in the holiday season after this crazy year we've had. Apart from one cookie on this week's hot list*, all of this week's fabulous creations are suitable decking-the-halls material. With everything from an advent calendar (pictured in the coveted cover spot!) to ornaments and a 3-D yuletide house, this week's Spotlightees offer something to spark everyone's Christmas creativity. If you haven't started designing your own holiday cookie platters and stocking stuffers, just check out the lineup below to get your head in the spirit and your pastry bags in full-on flowing mode!
#1: Ooh-Rah! by Mrs. Edge's Edibles
#2: December 2020 by Kazuyo Matsui
#3: The Sweet Crumb Christmas Ornaments by Frosted Flour Co.
#4: Tile Gingerbread House by Petra Florean
#5: Christmas Snowmen by The Lovely Cookie Studio
#6: Sparkly Christmas by Planet Cakes Patisserie
#7: A Rustic December Wedding by Sweet Sophia's
#8: Sweet Christmas by Cookieland
#9: Koronkowe Kule by Teresa Pękul
And, for a closer look at this week's striking cover image . . .
#10: Advent Calendar (2020) by Gingerland
'Til next week, happy Christmas cookie decorating!
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