Introduction: Custom Cookie Cutter

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Valentine's Day 2005/ Problem: Cookies are the perfect gift, but the only cookie cutters left in the house are left over from Halloween.

Step 1: Find an Old Cookie Cutter

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Decide which cookie cutters you don't mind getting rid of.

Step 2: Heat It Up

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Heat the old cookie cutter over a burner. Tongs recommended.

Step 3: Smooth It Out

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Carefully smooth out original shape using needlenose pliars.

Step 4: Shape It

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As the metal cools, form the new shape using the pliars.

Step 5: A Little More

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Once metal cools, it is easier to finish the shaping with your hands.

Step 6: Repeat

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Repeat the process with different sized cookie cutters.

Step 7: Try Various Sizes and Shapes, Decorate and Serve

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Different sized cookie cutters offset the simplicity of the shape.

Decorate with homemade frosting. Serve with tea.


mrsmerwin (author)2017-03-16

I have wanted a Pi cookie cutter. I may try this next week.

susanchen2011 (author)2012-06-29

I will make it for my BF.THX.

farzadbayan (author)2010-07-27

Nice and pretty , delicious !

the sis (author)2009-02-20

Oh my gosh that looks so great i think ill try making some

Kaiven (author)2008-06-08

good idea, but what happens when you have old PLASTIC cookie cutters? xD

watermelonhead (author)Kaiven2008-12-03

you know what happens? fumes, that's what. :D

Kaiven (author)watermelonhead2008-12-03


aufachse5 (author)Kaiven2009-02-07

i have to say randomly, that you, cowscankill, have an awesome picture

Shifrin (author)2008-01-02

Sweet! Also those cookies look awesome!

gothichiic (author)2007-12-17

pretty cool!!

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