Gingerbread Cup Cottage

Make this cute gingerbread inspired cottage decoration out of a paper cup.

Gingerbread Cup Cottage

Skill Level

Medium - Hard

Time to Make

30 minutes

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Print out the template and trace it onto coloured card.
  2. Wrap the cup with the cut out template and secure it with double sided tape.
  3. Next stick on your door and decorate the door and roof with glue and glitter like icing sugar snow.
  4. You can draw windows using the glue and glitter too.
  5. Take your gems and brush a thin layer of pva on top and a layer of glitter to make them look like gum drops.
  6. Once dry embellish your house with the gems.
  7. Add candy cane stickers.
  8. Once you are happy with your house ask an adult to poke a hole in the top so that you can thread the ribbon for hanging.
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Top Tip

You could make a few as table decorations, just leave out the step with the hanging string.



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