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35 Gingerbread House Innovations

From Elaborate Cookie Castles to Modernist Edible Architecture

— December 3, 2014 — Unique
These gingerbread house innovations range from elaborate cookie castles to modernist edible architecture that is nicer than many people's homes.

When one thinks of traditional gingerbread houses, times spent with the family come to mind. In the case of these inventive and unique designs, imagination is key and creativity definitely doesn't go un-noticed.

Whether looking to popular sci-fi imagery for their inspiration or referencing iconic architecture, these gingerbread houses are unlike anything one has seen before.

From intricate miniatures to life-sized shelters that can house a human, these gingerbread creations are nothing short of impressive. If you're a fan of crafts and cookie treats, you will appreciate this list and become inspired to make your own edible masterpiece.
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Gingerbread Presidential Memorials
Gingerbread Presidential Memorials
Get Creative and Patriotic with Your Holiday Dessert Ideas
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Edible Charity Cribs
Edible Charity Cribs
The Alma-nac Gingerbread House was Created to Raise Funds for a Hospital
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Edible Transforming Robots
Edible Transforming Robots
This Optimus Prime Gingerbread Structure Looks Ready for Action
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Liveable Gingerbread Communities
Liveable Gingerbread Communities
The JW Marriott Unveils a Life-Sized Gingerbread Village
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Record Breaking Gingerbread Communities
Record Breaking Gingerbread Communities
Jon Lovitch Set a Record for Largest Gingerbread Village
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Record-Breaking Gingerbread Houses
Record-Breaking Gingerbread Houses
The Traditions Club Gingerbread House is the Biggest Ever Built
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Geodesic Gingerbread Domes
Geodesic Gingerbread Domes
Daniel Goddemeyer's Christmas Gingerbread DIY Makes an Igloo
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Sci-fi Christmas Confections
Sci-fi Christmas Confections
The Ewok Gingerbread Village by 'The Infinite Yums' is a Work of Art
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Iconic Museum Gingerbread Structures
Iconic Museum Gingerbread Structures
Famous Art Galleries Were Transformed into Mini Candy Designs
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Sci-Fi Edible Abodes
Sci-Fi Edible Abodes
The Millenium Falcon Christmas Gingerbread House is Stellar
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Bank-Breaking Gingerbread Houses
Bank-Breaking Gingerbread Houses
VeryFirstTo Introduces the Most Expensive Gingerbread House
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High-Tech Gingerbread Houses
High-Tech Gingerbread Houses
Laser Cut Gingerbread Houses Assemble Like Jigsaw Puzzles
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Eerie Burnt Bark Treats
Eerie Burnt Bark Treats
The Halloween Gingerbread Tree is a Haunting 3D Cookie
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Meth Lab Holiday Treats
Meth Lab Holiday Treats
The Breaking Bad Gingerbread House is the Perfect Festive Tribute
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Sugary Sweet Townhouses
Sugary Sweet Townhouses
The Gingerbread Brownstone is Wonderfully Detailed
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Sci-Fi Christmas Confections
Sci-Fi Christmas Confections
The Gingerbread AT-AT is Perfect for Festive 'Star Wars' Fans
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Cartoon Gingerbread Kingdoms
Cartoon Gingerbread Kingdoms
Adventure Time Fans Will Love This Gingerbread Candy Kingdom Replica
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Passover Candy Houses
Passover Candy Houses
These Matzoh-Made Houses are Creative Alternative Holiday Treats
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Massive Sci-Fi Gingerbread Structures
Massive Sci-Fi Gingerbread Structures
Magnolia Hotel Unveiled a Spectacular Star Wars Gingerbread
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Gingerbread PCs
Gingerbread PCs
This Intel Holiday Mod Could Seriously Confuse Burglars
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Modern Pastry Homes
Modern Pastry Homes
The Hometta Gingerbread 'Wedge House' is Delicious Contemporary Real Estate
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Two-Story Biscuit Abodes
Two-Story Biscuit Abodes
The Fairmont SF Gingerbread House Weighs Almost 1,500lbs
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Wizard Family Confections
Wizard Family Confections
The Burrow Gingerbread House is Straight Out of Harry Potter
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Life-Sized Cookie Cars
Life-Sized Cookie Cars
The Gingerbread Woodie is a Replica of the Ford Vehicle
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400 lb Gingerbread Houses
400 lb Gingerbread Houses
The White House Holiday Decorations Include Some Hefty Ornaments
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Gingerbread Greenitecture
Gingerbread Greenitecture
The Earthship Lollipop is an Eco-Friendly Gingerbread House
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Innovative Gingerbread Architecture
Innovative Gingerbread Architecture
2008 National Gingerbread House Championships
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Wizardly Gingerbread Castles
Wizardly Gingerbread Castles
Add Magic to Your Holiday Decor with the Hogwarts Gingerbread House
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Modern Gingerbread House
Modern Gingerbread House
1950s Style California Housing You Can Eat
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Huge Delectable Dollhouses
Huge Delectable Dollhouses
The $15,000 Edible Gingerbread Playhouse is 6 Feet of Sugary Fun
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Famous Edible Architecture
Famous Edible Architecture
The Falling Water Gingerbread House Pays Homage to Frank Lloyd Wright
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Modernist Gingerbread Houses
Modernist Gingerbread Houses
The Vancouver Collective Creative Room Charity Auction
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Lavish Gingerbread Cribs
Lavish Gingerbread Cribs
Kristina Hahn Atelier Creates a Very Modern Tasty Treat
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Vagrant Gingerbread Homes
Vagrant Gingerbread Homes
Stockholms Stadsmission Billboards Encourage Compassion
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Architectually-Correct Baking
Architectually-Correct Baking
Mid-Century Modern Gingerbread House
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