I can’t imagine celebrating our Christmas without a gingerbread house. I must say I have been making the same gingerbread house for years now and I’m starting to think it needs a little renovation.
I would probably have needed a little more creativity if I wanted to do it 10 years ago, but with the power of the internet, it’s as simple as a single click. So if you’re also in need of cool and fun gingerbread houses to try this season, just keep scrolling!
1. Sophisticated Gingerbread House
Bring a touch of sophistication to your home with this delicious looking gingerbread house.
2. Easy Gingerbread House
A super easy design you can have your kids do.
3. Gingerbread Farnsworth House
If you’re not so much into real houses and just want scale models, this will be the perfect gingerbread idea for you.
4. Stone Gingerbread House
A house made of stone, perfect!
5. Peanut Butter and Graham Cracker House
This house sounds delicious! And Santa’s just too cute.
6. Gingerbread Log Cabin
A log cabin on your dinner table? Yes! It will add a rustic touch your dinner. Get the steps here.
7. Cute Gingerbread House
Take inspiration from Hansel and Gretel in building this gingerbread house. This is really so cute.
8. Simple Gingerbread House
Not all gingerbread houses need the color and all those candies, sometimes, simplicity is beauty.
9. Lebkuchen Houses
Make adorable little houses with lebkuchen dough.
10. Christmas Gingerbread Houses of Biscuits
A house of biscuits and a roof that’s oh so sweet. See how you can make yours with this tutorial.
11. Mini Christmas Gingerbread House
Need something in the small scale? Well this gingerbread house may just be what you’re looking for.
12. Mini Teacup Gingerbread House
And if you want something that’s more on the plainer or simpler side, this is it.
13. Christmas Gingerbread House Cake
Why have just a gingerbread house when you can also have cake with it, right?
14. Graham Cracker Gingerbread House Votives
A cute DIY votive that will bring light and color to your home. See it here.
15. Gluten-Free Vegan Gingerbread House
Vegans don’t fret, here’s a gingerbread house that’s just for you. It even comes with egg-free royal icing.
16. Gingerbread House with Stein Glass Effect
Don’t you just love the glass effect (from crushed candies) and the greenery all around? It’s no white Christmas but I’ll take it!
17. Gluten-Free Gingerbread Pyramid
Don’t get stuck on the idea of making a house. Travel to Egypt with this gingerbread pyramid, and while you’re at it, add a Spinx. See it here.
18. Cookie Snow Globe
Not your typical run of the mill gingerbread house, but I just love this idea! White Christmas anyone?
19. “Up on the Rooftop” Gingerbread House
When the site says, worth pinning, it really means, worth pinning. Not sure if I can pull this off but I sure love to try.
20. Teeny, Tiny Gingerbread House
So easy and so yummy.
21. Gingerbread Nativity
Since we’re building houses, I’d highly recommend making this one too. This is the reason why we’re celebrating Christmas after all, right?
22. Big Gingerbread House
Why settle for a bungalow when you can make a big one?
23. Enchanted Victorian Chalet
This must be the gingerbread inspiration everyone’s looking for. If you want something out of a fairy tale, then this is it!
24. No Bake Gingerbread House
These houses may be small, but at least you don’t have to bother baking anything.
Let’s not forget the gingerbread man! You can make him by following this recipe.