The Cutest Gingerbread House Kits You'll Want to Build ASAP

Consider this House Hunters: Gingerbread Edition. No matter your design style or budget, find your perfect gingerbread house with one of these adorable kits.

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November 29, 2022

I’m not big on Christmas crafts, but one thing I love doing as a family is decorating a gingerbread house. It smells amazing, it looks cute and if one or two chocolate windows happen to go missing (AKA eaten), that’s OK. These days, there are so many amazing pre-baked kits available for easy decorating and the designs are downright Instagrammable. We found the most over-the-top ginger structures — from a barn to a treehouse. Shop our favorites below, and deck the halls with one of these unique gingerbread houses.


If you have kids who are obsessed with tree houses or just want a whimsical gingerbread house this year, this gingerbread tree house kit from the Wondershop line at Target couldn't be cuter.


For football fans, this gingerbread stadium is such a fun take on the traditional gingerbread house. The kit comes with a variety of icing colors so you can decorate the stadium to reflect your favorite team rivalry or keep it holiday-themed with a reindeer-versus-elves matchup like shown here.


If you feel like an indecisive home buyer on an episode of House Hunters and can't pick just one style for your gingerbread house, opt for a whole village. This kit contains four mini houses of different designs and would make the cutest display. This kit would also be a great option if you have kids who want to decorate their own gingerbread house but you don't want to spend a lot of money buying individual kits.


How sweet is this edible caboose and engine? This gingerbread train kit comes with pre-made gingerbread cookie pieces, a pre-made icing pouch and assorted candy for decorating.


Give your gingerbread house display a country spin with this adorable barn-style gingerbread kit that comes with all the supplies you'll need to create this barn, plus cute farm animals.


Build and decorate a gingerbread castle that brings back memories of your favorite video game. The kit contains everything you need for building and decorating, including three types of candies, Super Mario and mushroom icing decorations, colorful fondant and more.


Mimic your city dwelling with this adorable row-house kit — mini stoops and all.


If you’re feeling extra fancy this holiday season, why not have a gingerbread manor? This elegant gingerbread kit would be perfect for a BFF wine and crafting night.


Remember the game MASH? We found the mansion in gingerbread form. This mega cookie estate features a Tudor-style roof and tons of decorating materials. You could use this as a centerpiece instead of flowers for a more over-the-top holiday tablescape.


If your family isn't a fan of gingerbread or you have littles who love pink, this Barbie dream house cookie kit would be the perfect project to tackle. The kit includes everything you need to make this modern, colorful cookie abode and is made in a peanut- and tree nut-free facility.

Williams Sonoma

If you love midcentury modern design, splurge for this minimalist A-frame cabin gingerbread house from Williams Sonoma.


Get your gingerbread all decked out with this ready-to-decorate holiday classic that features candies in traditional holiday hues for those who need nostalgia this year.

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