How To Make Decorated Unicorn Horn Sugar Cookies

Learn how to make some cute and easy unicorn horn decorated sugar cookies with this royal icing cookie decorating tutorial!! 

Brightly colored unicorn decorated chocolate sugar cookies

Stop me if you've heard this story before.

A girl sees a new cookie cutter.

Girl thinks - BEST CUTTER EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!

2 seconds later: I don't need any more cutters. I don't need any more cutters.

4 seconds later: I already have plenty of cutters.

27 seconds later: I really do have too many cutters.

32 seconds later: SERIOUSLY?! Who has TOO MANY cutters? That's not really a thing.

33 seconds later: It's kind of a thing. I might have a problem.

37 seconds later: But not a big problem. I could stop anytime I want to.

45 seconds later: I could totally use this for my upcoming holiday sets.

47 seconds later: I just won't tell anyone. If no one knows I bought another cutter, I can pretend I've always owned it.


4 days later: Oooh! A package!

4 days and 7 seconds later: I DID need this cutter! It's all my favorite dreams rolled into one! Get out the butter!!

** This story is fictional. Any similarities to any person, real or imagined is purely coincidental. Mostly.

You know what is 100% absolutely true? I had NO IDEA how much I was going to love these cutters until I touched them with my actual hands. These Sweet Tooth Fairy cutters make ADORABLE cookies!!! Want to make some?

Step by step unicorn horn cookie decorating tutorial

How to make unicorn horn decorated sugar cookies:

Step 1.

With a medium consistency pink icing and a #1.5 tip, pipe the inside of the ears. Immediately outline and fill the rest of the unicorn's head with a medium consistency white icing and a #3 tip. Let dry for one hour.

Step 2.

Outline and fill the horn part of the cookie with a medium consistency light yellow icing. Let dry for another hour.

Step 3. 

Pipe a flower in the bottom center of the cookie with a medium consistency dark purple icing. Pipe a circle of pink icing in the center and let dry for another hour.

Step 4.

Pipe detail lines on the horn with the yellow icing and a #1.5 tip. Outline the flower with the dark purple icing and a #1.5 tip. Add some squiggly detail lines to the center of the flower.

See it all come together in this unicorn horn cookie decorating video tutorial.


Get the cutters HERE or grab the cutters and the sprinkle mix together HERE.

Grab my tutorial for whole body unicorn sugar cookies here. 

See how to make unicorn face decorated cookies here. 

Check out how to make rainbow icing to simplify unicorn cookies here.


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