Eleni's makes some of the best cookies in New York City. Every single cookie has so much detail and effort put in to each one. The designer handbag collection includes 18 sugar cookies that look almost exactly the same as the real handbags even though they're only about 2.5 by2.5 inches. The cookies come with a tin container for $75. Be sure to visit the site to see the other categories.
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