Biscuits: Gingerbread Mobile

Preparation info
  • Makes

    15 or 20

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Bake and Decorate

By Fiona Cairns

Published 2011

  • About

A magical addition to any child’s room, or anywhere for that matter. The gingerbreads could be any shape: snowflakes or stars at Christmas, butterflies, hearts, flowers or animals. Use whatever cutters you have, or draw a template.



Preheat the oven to 180°C/fan 170°C/350°F/gas mark 4. Line a baking sheet with baking parchment. Chill the dough, then roll it out to about 4mm thick on a lightly floured surface. Cut out the birds and pierce a hole in each with a skewer to thread through the ribbon late