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20+ Festive and Cute Christmas Sugar Cookies

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Ezzly is artistic and has many creative ideas for celebrating the holidays with homemade gifts and decorations!

Get inspired with these adorable Christmas cookies!

Get inspired with these adorable Christmas cookies!

How to Make the Cutest Sugar Cookies

Christmas baking is a huge tradition in most families. There is nothing better than coming home to some homemade Christmas cookies. Not to mention it's a great idea to practice your cookie recipe for Santa so you'll get some awesome presents. Get out the cookie cutters and aprons and have a bake-off with friends and family or just amuse the kids for a few hours with these traditional treats.

Adorable gnome cookies

Adorable gnome cookies

Sweet gift cookie design

Sweet gift cookie design

Christmas Gift Sugar Cookies With a Bow

I absolutely love these! Not only do they look like little gifts good enough to be placed under the tree, but you can also add little tags where you can write a nice holiday message or the names of your loved ones to whom you'll be gifting these yummy little treats!

Ornament, tree, star and stocking cookie idea

Ornament, tree, star and stocking cookie idea

Traditional Christmas cookie designs

Traditional Christmas cookie designs

Simple and classic cookies

Simple and classic cookies

Snowflake and snowman cookies

Snowflake and snowman cookies

Festive Santa and more cookies

Festive Santa and more cookies

These are so cute and easy to make! Start by outlining the cookie with medium-consistency icing, then flood the whole inner area with icing. Next, smooth out the icing with a scribe tool and shape the icing around the edges. Then let the icing dry for about 6–7 hours. Next up, you'll need an edible marker – then just follow the rest of the steps in the video below!

Simple gingerbread cookie idea

Simple gingerbread cookie idea

Christmas tree cookies

Christmas tree cookies

Square Santa and elves cookies

Square Santa and elves cookies

Cute and festive tree cookies

Cute and festive tree cookies

Grinch cookies

Grinch cookies

Grinch Sugar Cookies

Nothing says Christmas like the sight of the Grinch staring at you! Start by outlining the cookie shape with icing, then flood the inner part. Then start drawing the first cookie using edible ink. Use white flood icing to start filling it in. Then simply follow the rest of the steps in the video below!

Gingerbread cookies

Gingerbread cookies

More Great Ideas for Holiday Sugar Cookies

Take a look through the selection below for some more great ideas for Christmas sugar cookies. I would gobble all of them up in an instant! Remember, the video at the top of this article will show you how to make most of these cookies, so hopefully, the images below will inspire your baking all through the Christmas season!

Adorable Christmas gnome cookie idea

Adorable Christmas gnome cookie idea

More festive Santa/gnome ideas

More festive Santa/gnome ideas

Festive winter cookies

Festive winter cookies

Elegant and simple cookie design

Elegant and simple cookie design

Gingerbread tree cookie

Gingerbread tree cookie

Green gingerbread tree with red ornaments

Green gingerbread tree with red ornaments

Cute Christmas wreath cookies

Cute Christmas wreath cookies

Christmas Wreath

This is a lazy man's way to do "Christmas baking". Simply get draw out the wreath on a white background – you could even use cookies like Nutter Butters and pretzels and ice away to create festive-themed snacks.

A cookie for every Christmas theme

A cookie for every Christmas theme

Elegant and timeless Christmas cookies

Elegant and timeless Christmas cookies

Holly berry Christmas cookies

Holly berry Christmas cookies

Holly Berry Christmas Cookies

Perfect to make with the kids, and the colors could be adapted to match those of Olaf from Frozen.

Festive red and green ornament cookies

Festive red and green ornament cookies