How to make easy and festive gingerbread houses

DIY guru J.J. Keras demonstrates how to make some simple and stylish gingerbread houses for the holidays on "GMA."
3:07 | 11/29/18

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with your gingerbread house. Stay tuned. ?????? Back now with a Christmas edition of our ultimate make-off challenge. Amy, you're the current CHN. We're getting creative. Jj keras is in the house, a partner with our sponsor Michael's at their event this Saturday 1:00 to 3:00. You buy the gingerbread house kit, you use all the deck rathss and receive extra candy, too. Are you ready to get crazy? This is about making it easy, you guys. Think outside the box and let your creative run wild. A lot of times the gingerbread houses come preassembled so the fun part is less up to you and your family to just decorate. I love you're showing us here most people I think we've all done the browning gingerbread houses and sort of added little elements. You're saying go for it. Go for it. Next level gingerbread houses this year. For sure. Okay, so the first thing you'll do is pick your favorite destination. Say you want a beach house in Miami, a log cabin in aspen. Oh, wow. You think of where you want to go. That's how you'll design your gingerbread house. No pressure. You think of it. The next step is all about the icing. Okay, so the more the merrier and this year we're doing colored icing so take a little food coloring and put it in and mix it up and third step is putting all of your wonderful decorative toppings and all you can find is at Michael's and going crazy. Just so you know, there's no rules so we have rules. 30 seconds on the clock. We three are going to go for it and are you ready? Set, make it. Okay, go. All right. You get that all on there. Yes. I love it. M&ms. Quick, quick, quick, quick. We're always going so fast. Go crazy. Yes. Go crazy. Let's see. Five, four, three, two, one. Okay. I'm going to have to say that's good. But she was the most wild. You got it. I would just like to say this is like a rorschach test of our personals. Amy is like perfect. 30 seconds you actually made a beautiful house, Amy. So put together and fun. It's a beautiful hot mess. Everybody wins when you go to Michael's. The make break events are so much fun. Thanks for bringing tips. I love coming here. It's so much fun. That's what the holidays are all about. Don't forget to check out the make break event Michael's stores 1:00 to 3:00 Saturday. Hopefully it will look better than this. It's edible. You deserve affordable health care.

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