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Tropical Color Palette and Icing Formulas

Use this icing color palette and the formulas to make icing for your next tropical cookie project!! 

I used Chefmaster brand food coloring for all of these formulas.

If you're not sure what the "parts" mean, or how to use these formulas, check out THIS POST for detailed step-by-step photos!
When I make different colors with the same ratios (like the greens above), I usually make the darkest color first. Then I add some of the darker colored icing into a bowl of fresh white icing to make a lighter version of the same icing.
See how I made the Tropical Christmas Cookies HERE!!
See more of my color palettes and formulas HERE!

Christmas in July Sugar Cookie Celebration

Learn how to make some tropical Santa decorated sugar cookies with this royal icing cookie decorating tutorial!!  

If blogs had Christmas specials...this would be it. It would start with a dark, snowy night that cuts inside to a warm kitchen where a smartly dressed female actor (who is clearly just pretending to be me...because let's be honest, I've never been smartly dressed in my life...) is patiently and sweetly decorating Christmas cookies with her adorably well-behaved children. (More creative license...you can be sure of that. 😂😂)

One of those sweet little angel faces looks up and asks, "Mommy, was our coat closet always full of cookie cutters?"

The clearly-has-it-all-together-mother-impersonators stares off into the middle distance and says, "Let me tell you a story..."

Patriotic Color Palette and Icing Formulas

Use this icing color palette and the formulas to make icing for your next patriotic cookie project!! 


I used Chefmaster brand food coloring for all of these formulas.


If you're not sure what the "parts" mean, or how to use these formulas, check out THIS POST for detailed step-by-step photos!

When I make very light or pale icing colors, I mix the food coloring into a very small amount of icing (2 tablespoons) first and then use that saturated icing to color the rest of my icing. (Check out THIS POST for details.)


I used the soon-to-be-released set of Sweet Sugarbelle MINI SHAPE SHIFTER cutters for these adorable cookies! Watch the Sweet Sugarbelle page at American Crafts for their release in a few days!!

See more of my color palettes and formulas HERE!