Best Tips and Supplies for Cookie Decorating Newbie?

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Q: I am amazed at all the cake and cookie decorating for the holidays. Now I want to join in on the fun!

What are people’s experiences with icing tools? What are the best tools and techniques for cakes and cookies?

Sent by Katrina

Editor: Katrina, this whole week is going to be devoted to cookies, so watch the site for lots of good ideas and recipes for cookies and cookie decorating.

Readers, we’d like to throw this open to you! What are your suggestions for a new cookie-decorator? What tools, supplies, and techniques have been most helpful to you?

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