Vintage Vacation Contest Winner!

ButterwinksCongrats to the Cookie Connection Vintage Vacation Contest winner!  Mallory of ButterWinks won a $100 gift certificate from Fancy Flours for her amazing Ode to Florida cookie set!  Her cookies will also be featured in our catalog and/or on our site at a time to be determined.  If you want to read the full story go to Cookie Connection to get the scoop.  Interested in learning about  Mallory’s techniques click here.

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Introducing Cookie Connection + Contest

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To all of you followers who are passionate about cookie decorating…boy do we have a fun treat for you!  The fabulous Julia Usher, author of Ultimate Cookies and Cookie Swap, just launched a new online cookie community called Cookie Connection!  A special place to learn, share, and celebrate the art of cookie decorating.

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Citrus Cookie Tutorial from Sweetopia

IMG_3298-590x885When life gives you lemons, make lemon cookies!  Enjoy a sweet and tart bite with these bright and sunny Citrus Cookies.  Carefully crafted by the baking blogger behind the popular site ‘Sweetopia,’ these stunning sweets are the perfect summertime party favor. Tutorial & beautiful images thanks to Sweetopia! Check out Sweetopia for more great tutorials and decorating ideas!

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New! Flavored Fondant in 12 flavors!

New Fonderific Fondant! Fondarific is a high quality gourmet buttercream flavored fondant with a delightfully smooth and creamy texture. Great for the beginner as well as the professional cake or sugar artist. This fabulous fondant provides almost unlimited work time for beginners because it does not dry out! We offer 12 different colors including orange, teal, chocolate, green, blue, hot pink, yellow, purple, red, black, antique white and wedding white. Colors in  8 oz. containers for $5.00, whites in 2 lb. containers for $20.00. You can buy Fonderific Fondant HERE.

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2011 Cookie Queens Decorating Contest

We are thrilled to feature a selection of beautiful and inspiring images from the Fancy Flours 2011 Cookie Queens Cookie Decorating Contest! Thank you to all participants – we were amazed by your incredible details, unique designs and all of the hard work you put into your submissions. Our First Place winner, receiving $500, is Myriam Sanchez Garcia. Honorable Mentions, each receiving $100, go to Maryann Rollins and Susan Stoll. Congrats ladies! We hope you enjoy browsing through these gorgeous photos!                                                                                            

First Place - Decorated by: Myriam Sanchez Garcia

Honorably Mention - Decorated by: Maryann Rollins

Honorably Mention – Decorated by: Maryann Rollins
Honorable Mention - Decorated by: Susan Stoll

Honorable Mention - Decorated by: Susan Stoll

Decorated by: Ali Stinnett

Decorated by: Ali Stinnett

Decorated by: Pam Sneed

Decorated by: Pam Sneed

Decorated by: Brenda Hoye

Decorated by: Brenda Hoye

Decorated by: Katie Yoon

Decorated by: Katie Yoon

Decorated by: Lisa Hansen

Decorated by: Lisa Hansen

Decorated by: Laura Courtemanche

Decorated by: Laura Courtemanche

 

Decorated by: Marlyn Birmingham

Decorated by: Marlyn Birmingham

Decorated by: Kylie Seldon

Decorated by: Kylie Seldon

Decorated by: Aileen Master

Decorated by: Aileen Master

Decorated by: Marielle de Vroom

Decorated by: Marielle de Vroom

Sew Delicious Cookies!

Nana's Sewing Basket and Button Cookies

Nana's Sewing Basket and Button Cookies

Sew delicious! Sew cute and clever! This cookie and cookie packaging idea couldn’t be more ideal for mom’s, grandma’s and all of us that are dusting off our sewing machines with the onset of crafting popularity and the love for making things by hand. Get those crafty hands busy by rolling out some No Fail Sugar Cookie Dough and whipping up some darling button shaped cookies with our new Stainless Steel Button Cookie Cutter. These buttons look sew cute with brightly colored dough. See our how-to recipe HERE. Also NEW are fabulous button shaped candy molds in assorted styles perfect for a spring tea. Package your darling cookie shapes in the cute and colorful Nana’s Sewing Box in blue. Also available in a bright red pattern.

Button Cookie Cutter