{DIY} Homemade cookie cutters

I really wanted to share with you my last discovery : how to make homemade cookie cutters. In France, it is difficult to find original cookie cutters so I decided to make my own !

To make your own cookie cutters, you need :

– empty soda cans

– a cutter

– the pattern of your cookie cutter

– adhesive tape

1/ Cut strips out of your soda cans, be very careful not to hurt yourself !

2/ Cut a sheet of stiff plastic or paper following the pattern of your cookie cutter.

3/ Shape the can strips with the help of the stiff pattern, just like that.

4/ Use the tape to stick the two edges of your new cookie cutter.

You’re done !

CAUTION : The edges of the cookie cutters can be sharp, so be careful !  You can also use some paper clips to hold them like this.

8 thoughts on “{DIY} Homemade cookie cutters

  1. Great to hear you found a way to re-purpose an item.
    My grandmother, born in early 1900 used her wedding ring the to the holes in donuts.

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  4. Thank you so much. My son’s birthday is tomorrow and he wants lego shaped cookies for his class and I don’t have a square or rectangle cookie cutters so I made my own 🙂

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