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Contests & Prizes : Operation Dollhouse

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When Curbed invited us to participate in their decorating showdown, we took one look at the dollhouse and instantly thought, "gingerbread house!"

Maybe it was the season. Maybe it was our love of candy. Either way, we decided on a confectionary submission:

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Our building materials

1 Our building materials

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A Seuss-inspired chimney puff

4 A Seuss-inspired chimney puff

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Here are some behind-the-scenes photos of our process:

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Necco wafer shingles

1 Necco wafer shingles

gumstick clapboards

2 gumstick clapboards

candy cane frames

3 candy cane frames

Gumdrop trees (the meringues were later replaced with pretzel trunks)

4 Gumdrop trees (the meringues were later replaced with pretzel trunks)

Operation Dollhouse? What a sweet contest.

(For some real gingerbread inspiration, click here.)

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