Gingerbread Holiday Puzzles

Tomorrow my best friend and I are going to spend a little quality time together for the holidays in lieu of exchanging gifts, and we’re going to make a gingerbread house. Of course, this meant I had to start researching how to make a good gingerbread house.

There are tons of resources on the web for building gingerbread houses:

Directions for simple gingerbread house
Challenge yourself with elaborate gingerbread house design

This is really a great way to spend quality time with family and friends! We also have some really cute gingerbread cookie puzzles for inspiration, and even a great 3D puzzle if you don’t feel like working with tempting treats and sweets! This 3D model of a colorful and magical gingerbread house is a super fun way to build that dream candy house without all the mess! And you can keep it forever!

Gingerbread House 3D Puzzle by Hasbro. $34.99. 441 pieces. Finished size: 12.375″H x 13″ W x 10.25″L.

Christmas Cookies by Springbok. $11.99. 500 pieces. Finished size: 20″ x 20″.

Holiday Treats by Springbok. $16.99. 1000 pieces. Finished size: 24″ x 30″.

Gingerbread Baby by Jan Brett from New York Puzzle Co. $16.99. 36 pieces. Ages: 3+

Heartfelt Christmas (Puzzle/Gift Box 2-in-1) by Lang. $11.99. 500 pieces. Finished size: 18″ x 24″ with framable 5″ x 7″ print included.

For Santa Only by Sunsout. $10.99. 500 pieces. Finished size: 18″ x 24″.

Enter to Win Free 1000pc Holiday Jigsaw Puzzle ($19.99 value!)

This is a new puzzle brand PuzzleTwist that we started carrying earlier this year. They have a great line of puzzles that come with a twist. The puzzle inside the box is more than a bit different from the image on the front. Can you spot all the differences as you piece it together?

We have one of these puzzles available to giveaway - simply enter below!

1000 pieces. Finished size is 19.25″ x 26.5″.

 

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Holiday Gift Ideas: For Ages 8+

We have another collection of gift ideas for the children in your life, this time for ages 8+! Featuring a selection of popular items from Pixar and Disney, these puzzles are sure to be a favorite among the youngsters.

Real 3D Breakthrough Mickey Mouse by MEGA Puzzles. $21.99. 250+ pieces.

Peter Pan by Sunsout. $5.99. 100 pieces. Finished size: 10″ x 16″.

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer by USAopoly. $14.99. 200 pieces. Finished size: 17″ x 24″.


Sonic the Hedgehog Shaped Puzzle by USAopoly. $14.99. 200 pieces. Finished size: 24″ x 18.5″.


Mario Shaped by USAopoly. $14.99. 200 pieces. Finished size: 11″ x 24″.


Real 3D Breakthrough – A Hug for Mother by MEGA Puzzles. $21.99. 250+ pieces.


Sporting Fun by Ravensburger. $9.99. 200 pieces. Finished size: 19.25″ x 14.25″.


Animal Planet – Jungle Friends by Ravensburger. $11.99. 200 pieces. Finished size: 14.45″ x 10.25″.


Carousel by Ravensburger. $9.99. 200 pieces. Finished size: 19.25″ x 14.25″.


Dragon Voyage by Cobble Hill. $11.99. 180 pieces. Finished size: 19″ x 12.5″.

Holiday Puzzle Series #4: For the Coca-Cola Collector

Know a Coca-Cola collector? We have a great selection of puzzles for the Coca-Cola enthusiast, from playing cards to 3D can models. Here are a few of our wonderful Coca-Cola product puzzles, so crack open a bottle while you decide which one you like best, or what might make a great present for a friend this holiday season!

Know any Coca-Cola history? The popular soft drink was was created in Atlanta, GA in 1886 by Dr. John Stith Pemberton, a local pharmacist. It was first sold for five cents a glass as a soda fountain drink. During the first year, sales averaged 9 Coca-Cola drinks per day. In 1998, the average was 606 million bottles per day worldwide.

A Gift for Santa (Cola-Cola) by Buffalo Games. $14.99. 1000 pieces. Finished size: 20” x 27”.

Polar Bears by Buffalo Games. $14.99. 1000 pieces. Finished size: 20” x 27”.

Coca-Cola by Buffalo Games. $14.99. 1000 pieces. Finished size: 27″ x 20″.

Thirsty Bears by Buffalo Games. $14.99. 1000 pieces. Finished size: 26.75” x 19.75”.

Reach for Refreshment by Buffalo Games. $14.99. 1000 pieces. Finished size: 26.75” x 19.75″.

The Collection by Springbok. $19.99. 1500 pieces. Finished size: 29” x 36”.

The Corner Store by Springbok. $16.99. 1000 pieces. Finished size: 24” x 30”.

Holiday Gift Ideas: For Ages 9+

Continuing our holiday gift ideas for children, we now have the 9 best puzzles for children aged 9+. Many of these puzzles are so lovely, though, you may find yourself wanting them—especially if you love animals or the quality that Pomegranate offers!

Kenojuak Ashevak: Owl at the Centre by Pomegranate. $13.99. 300 pieces. Finished size: 24″ x 18″.

Michael Hague: Fairies by Pomegranate. $13.99. 300 pieces. Finished size: 24″ x 18″.

Christopher Marley: Beautiful Beetles by Pomegranate. $13.99. 300 pieces. Finished size: 24″ x 18″.

Sweet Dreams by Ravensburger. $14.99. 300 pieces. Finished size 19.25″ x 14.25″.

 

Jerry Perry: The Zoo by Pomegranate. $13.99. 300 pieces. Finished size: 18″ x 24″.

David Sheskin: Jungle Beasts by Pomegranate. $13.99. 300 pieces. Finished size: 24″ x 18″.

Maxfield Parrish: Old King Cole by Pomegranate. $13.99. 300 pieces. Finished size: 24″ x 18″.

Kathy DeZarn Beynette: Lions by Pomegranate. $13.99. 300 pieces. Finished size: 24″ x 18″.

Robert Bissell: The Kiss by Pomoegranate. $13.99. 300 pieces. Finished size: 24″ x 18″.