40 Cute Decorated Christmas Sugar Cookies That You’ll Want This Year

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Are you looking for cute and tasty decorated Christmas sugar cookies that you can make during the festive season? If so, we have some amazing ideas for you below!

Sugar cookies are always a family favorite and they are so much fun to make! They also make great homemade gifts and you can pass them on to friends if you’re participating in a Christmas cookie exchange this year.

To get started with crafting your own sugar cookies, all you need is a basic cookie recipe, some Christmas themed cookie cutters, royal icing and food coloring to create exactly the colors and cookie shapes that you need. Alternatively, you can simply buy great Christmas-themed sugar cookies from crafty bakers from places like Etsy!

If you need some inspiration to find what designs you’d like to go for, check out the ideas below!  Most of the sugar cookies we’ve included are entirely shoppable, so if you see something that you like and it’s available for purchase, simply click on the link/image to shop them!


The Best Decorated Christmas Sugar Cookies:

1. Christmas Cookie Set


Christmas Sugar Cookie Set

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2. Snowman Friends


Cute snowman Christmas sugar cookies

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3. Christmas Tree Sugar Cookies


Christmas Tree Sugar Cookies

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4. Snowmen, Candy Canes & More


Cute Christmas sugar cookies with snowman, candy canes, Christmas trees and snowflakes

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5. Gingerbread Men Sugar Cookies

Gingerbread Men Christmas Sugar Cookies

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6. Mr. & Mrs. Claus


Cute Christmas Sugar Cookies with mr and mrs Claus and Rudolph

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7. Gnome Cookies


Cute Gnome Christmas Sugar Cookies

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8. 3D Frosted Christmas Trees


3D Christmas Tree Sugar Cookies

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9. Cute Hot Chocolate Cups


Cute Hot Chocolate Christmas Sugar Cookies

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10. Simple Gingerbread House Cookies


Simple Christmas Gingerbread House Sugar Cookies

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11. Santa Cookies


Cute Santa sugar cookies

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12. Grinch Cookies


The Grinch Christmas sugar cookies

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13. Mittens & Socks


Cute Christmas sugar cookies

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14. Assorted Mini Cookies


Assorted Mini Sugar Cookies For Christmas

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15. Melting Snowman


Melting Snowman Sugar Cookies

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16. Polar Bear Cookie


Christmas Polar Bear Sugar Cookie

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17. Cute Gnome

Cute Gnome Sugar Cookie

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18. Gingerboy


GIngerbread Christmas sugar cookies

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19. Merry Grinchmas


Cute Grinch Christmas sugar cookies

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20. White, Red & Green


Cute assorted Christmas sugar cookies with gingerbread man, snowman, candy cane and more

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21. Rudolph Cookies


Rudolph Christmas Sugar Cookies

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22. Penguin Sugar Cookies


Winter Penguin Sugar Cookies

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23. Elf Sugar Cookies

Christmas Elf Sugar Cookies

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24. Gingerbread Couple

Gingerbread Couple Christmas Sugar Cookies

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25. Snoopy Cookies

Snoopy Christmas Sugar Cookies

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26. Cute Cookie Set


Cute Christmas Sugar Cookie Set

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27. Snowman Cookies


Snowman Sugar Cookies

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28. Snowman & Reindeer Cookies

Snowman & Reindeer Cookies

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29. Santa With Coconut Flakes


Santa Sugar Cookies With Coconut Flakes

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30. Merry Christmas Set

Merry Christmas Sugar Cookies With Santa And Rudolph

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31. Cute Gingerbread & Trees

Cute Gingerbread and Christmas Tree Cookies

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32. Santa Cookie Set

Merry Christmas Santa Cookie Set

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33. Red & White Christmas


Red and White Christmas Sugar Cookies

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34. Pink Christmas Tree

Pink Christmas Tree Sugar Cookies

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35. Cute Hot Chocolate Cookies


Cute Hot Chocolate Sugar Cookies

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36. White & Pink Christmas Trees


White & Pink Christmas Tree Cookies

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37. Cute Rudolph Cookies

Cute Rudolph Reindeer Sugar Cookies
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38. Red & Green Cookies


Red & Green Christmas Sugar Cookies

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39. Winter Sugar Cookies

Elegant Winter Sugar Cookies With Gold & White

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40. Rudolph, Snowman & Santa Cookies


Rudolph Reindeer, Snowman & Santa Cookies

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Which of these cute sugar cookie designs was your favorite? Let us know if you’ll be replacing gingerbread cookies for these this year!

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