Me and my boyfriend came home from disneyland yesterday and had started talking about how cute it would be to make some sugar cookies that kept up that feeling we got while walking around the park. At first we struggled with ideas on what we would want to make. Alice in wonderland and pirates of the Caribbean cookies are fine and all, but we wanted something that would be so cute that when you looked at it you just wanted to punch it. Anyways, we settled on some kawaii totoro cookies with umbrellas and soot sprites.
they where much more simple than I had imagened to make, but I found myself stressing over keeping my lines straight and not spreading the frosting too far. They came out okay for a first REAL designed sugar cookie attempt, but next time I will definetly do some things different.
My tips for shaping the cookies are;
Here is the recipe I used for the icing and cookies.