Learn how to build a stylish gingerbread house without a kit. House & Home staffers Hilary Smyth and Michael Penney use icing, Smarties, pretzels and more to decorate a cute and cosy cottage complete with stained-glass candy windows! (Try Lynda Reeves’ favourite [gingerbread recipe](http://tv.houseandhome.com/segment/festive-gingerbread-cookies) for the walls and roof.) Happy holidays!