When most people think about gingerbread houses, they think of the winter holiday season. But, during the month of October, many individuals like to create spooky haunted gingerbread houses with candy ghosts, frosted tomb-stones and miniature pumpkin molds to get in the Halloween spirit. Halloween gingerbread houses are not just a fun activity to do with children, but make an excellent decoration centerpiece for any home.When thinking about creating a Halloween gingerbread house, you can choose to make the house from a kit or from scratch. Below, we have compiled the Halloween gingerbread house kits and decoration ideas to help inspire you.
Wilton Halloween Gingerbread Cookie House Kit
While there are not many Halloween kits available online, Wilton offers a very simple Halloween gingerbread house kit perfect for all ages. Wilton is the standard, when it comes to all gingerbread house kits; and this one in particular does a great job of being very easy to build..
What comes with the kit?
The kit comes with chocolate cookie gingerbread walls, icing bags, purple and black icing, orange fondant and orange, black and purple mini candies and lastly, a bag of candy corns. While Wilton is known for high quality gingerbread houses, this kit has a tendency to arrive broken. Many of the individuals who ordered the kit complained about broken pieces, so be aware before purchasing. At the same time, this kit was ordered by hundreds of customers that have not left a negative review. Just know that there is a small chance that your kit can arrive broken.
Scooby Doo Halloween Gingerbread House Kit
The scooby doo halloween gingerbread house is another popular kit on Amazon. It features, the iconic Scooby Doo, mystery machine and the rest of the gang – shaggy, velma. Overall, this kit is easy to build and we would recommend it for all ages. The kit comes with pre-baked gingerbread pieces, pre-made icing, candy jewls, candy bats, candy corn, a gummy scooby doo and fun cardboard figures of the mystery machine and a some additional creepy characters: a vampire and a mummy.
Haunted House Gingerbread Bake Set Kit
If you are looking to make your haunted gingerbread house kit from scratch, this bake set is for you. The baking kit comes with a series of molds and shapes to create your spooky house. The kit has received many positive reviews for its simplicity and low cost. Even though the kit is mainly used for halloween gingerbread houses, Amazon reviewers have said that these molds can be used for any kind of gingerbread kit. This kit is great for anyone who wants to create personalized haunted house and that doesn’t mind spending a bit more time baking.
Halloween Gingerbread Decoration Ideas
Need some spooky inspiration for your Halloween gingerbread house? Whether you want ghosts, goblins, skeletons, pumpkins or spider, these ideas are sure to put you in the Halloween spirit.
Chocolate Covered Gingerbread House
Small Halloween Gingerbread House with Spooky Tombstone
Orange and Black House with Spider Decoration
Tall Graham Cracker Haunted House with Pumpkin Design
Mini Halloween Gingerbread House with Candy Corn Roof
Mini Professional Haunted Gingerbread House Trio
Skull and Ghosts Halloween Gingerbread House
Small Ghost and Orange Frosting Haunted House
Tiny Halloween Gingerbread House with Frosted Mummy
Cute Halloween Gingerbread House with Pumpkin Decor