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Decorating Essentials: Designer Cookies
Decorating Essentials: Designer Cookies
Autumn Carpenter
Be the go-to dessert designer and make any celebration a sweet success. Use run sugar, hand-painting, brush embroidery and more to create adorable, custom cookies.
Curiously Similar
Kiss expensive cutters goodbye! Create almost any cookie design using the cutters you already have for one-of-a-kind designs that always amaze.
Georganne Bell
Georganne Bell
Master simple techniques to decorate your most perfect and precise cookies.
Stephanie Kappel
Stephanie Kappel
Spend less time decorating cookies and more time making memories! Learn timesaving techniques and stunning designs for sweets that show just how much you care.
Anne Yorks
Anne Yorks

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Decorating Essentials: Designer Cookies