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Fan Feature: A Gingerbread Office for Dumbledore

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Posted by: sue
December 13, 2009, 10:41 AM

During the holidays we often see many types of gingerbread houses as decorations, however today we thought you might enjoy a fun look at another gingerbread creation, Harry Potter style. Thanks much to TLC reader Brittany who made this very cool gingerbread Dumbledore's office, complete with Sorting Hat, Fawkes and Dumbledore himself (closeups here and here). You can see over 140 photos of the entire process here in our galleries. Brittany said that it took her 16 days of many steps to complete the project (some 80 hours total out of those days) and noted it is 100% edible, save for the wooden base. The books (seen here) are actual book titles found from the series or songs written by Wizard rock group the Ministry of Magic, with the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling on the top shelf.  The 16 year old says this creation was in competition and won First place in the 6th-12th grade category. Congratulations Brittany!

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Wow how many hours did that take?

Posted by Girlraven1 on December 17, 2009, 11:15 AM report to moderator
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118 Points

Wow that’s cool!

Posted by Swizzle on December 17, 2009, 03:50 PM report to moderator
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317 Points

Congratulations, Brittany – this is fantastic stuff !! What a talent you are ! I can’t even get a poundcake look nice …

Posted by siena on December 21, 2009, 01:27 AM report to moderator
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How cute! Amazing job, Brittany! :o)

Posted by PhoenixFlight [ITC!] on December 21, 2009, 02:47 PM report to moderator
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I can not beleive someone made dumbeldoors office out of gingerbread.

Posted by jfoot on December 30, 2009, 02:50 AM report to moderator
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