Thursday, May 20, 2010

They Got Me

The other day I was doing a little impromptu shopping. I had already spent more than I wanted and I was about to pass the Williams-Sonoma store. I said to myself. “Walk faster. Faster. Don’t look in. You don’t need anything else. Whatever you do…

…don’t stop…

Don’t look in the …”


Dang. They got me.

I really tried not to go in, but how could I be complete without these Star Wars Cookie Cutters. I knew if I left empty handed, I’d wish I had bought them in the off chance someone I know wants Boba Fett cookies one day. So I went in, telling myself the whole time I would just have a peek. I can resist.


I can resist so well that I only bought two. One for me and one for you. Okay, one for one of you.


Now, I like to bake to go along with a giveaway if I can, but I knew I wouldn’t have enough time to make and pipe these this weekend and I just couldn’t wait to show you these cutters. Plus, my piping skills might deter you from wanting to try them. Piping royal icing is a skill I need to work on, but the way to go if you’re up for it. They’d still be super cute just like this photo from the back of the box, though.


The cutters have plungers that make impressions in the sugar cookie dough as you cut shapes.


You can whip up some Storm Troopers…


A Dark Lord perhaps.


Maybe some Boba Fett’s just so you can say the name over and over.


And you have to make Yoda, of course. Make him you should. And eat him you shall.

But… but wait… where’s Chewbacca and R2-D2? What’s up with that? I want to nibble on a little Wookiee. And maybe a little Harrison Ford.

They need a second edition. Fingers crossed.


The set comes packaged in a cute box with a recipe for cookies and icing.

Besides the kiddies going gaga for these, I think it would make a great gift for Daddy’s Day. Well, it might make some Daddy’s Day, not all.

Find them at Williams-Sonoma or…

You can enter for a chance to win a Star Wars Cookie Cutter Set here:

• Leave a comment on this post sharing something about Star Wars. Your favorite character? Favorite movie? How many star wars figurines your son has? Or maybe your husband? Or you? Whatever works.

• Deadline to enter is Saturday, May 22 at 12:00 noon ET. Sorry, Time’s UP. Winner Below.

• One winner will be chosen at random and announced sometime Saturday.

May the force be with you.

Oh man… your Star Wars stories were a real treat to read. So fun. Thank you for sharing. Wish I could give you all a set of these cutters. But I only have one set to give away and that one is going to Commenter 3034.

shannonwilli – congrats and tell your husband to brush off his yoda costume. Fun times ahead.


Josh Smith said...

wow these look really nice. I love everything about this and love all the pictures you have they look so lagit

June 21, 2010 09:21 PM
AmberJean said...

My friends Sam and Sarah bought these and made a whole box for me as a homewarming/highschool graduation gift! they’re so adorable! and there was one yoda cookie that was a little overcooked and looked like a total creeper, it was hilarious.
I love your site so much! I cant stop smiling when I go through everything!

July 19, 2010 09:41 PM
sir jorge said...

those are simply amazing

July 28, 2010 12:19 AM
Jenny said...

I found some Star Wars Cupcakes!

August 4, 2010 10:19 AM
pinky said...

Heh. Who wouldn’t wanna nibble on Harrison Ford…

August 12, 2010 06:06 AM
Allyson said...

I know Im too late to win, but had to post a comment.

Im such a huge fan of Star Wars! My favorite movie is episode III its one of the newly made ones, and my favorite character is Padme! Natalie Portman did a great job.
My boyfriend makes these Star Wars film shorts & does some photography for star wars light sabers/costumes & all! lol oh and we LOVE cookies, im a big baker!

March 2, 2011 07:20 PM
Theresa G. said...

I just wanted you to know… IF you didn’t already know that is, that they came out with a second set of star wars cookies! They are vehicles though and not characters. Who wouldn’t want to nibble on han solo? =D They also added a cute star wars cup cake stencil set you may want to take a look at! Just search for Star Wars on the William Sonoma site. Happy shopping! =D

July 17, 2011 04:39 AM
Lucy said...

My room mate all throuout college has been a star war maniac since birth.. She might actually already own these!

December 11, 2011 04:20 PM
grace said...

My brother probably has over 300 action figures! :)

March 24, 2012 12:11 PM
Kim said...

I LOVE Star Wars – I know this post is really old (only recently stumbled on you website).

Must remember to buy some of those – thanks for sharing :)

August 22, 2012 01:37 PM
Kim said...

Yay – looked at the link and they’re still available:|4|1||4|Star%20Wars||0&cm_src=SCH

Just don’t look at the “Customers Who Viewed This Item Also Viewed” section – too many tempting things to buy!

August 22, 2012 01:38 PM
Melanie said...

I have these same cookie cutters. Yoda’s ears always burn and snap off. It’s satisfying to eat Darth Vader though.

January 16, 2013 12:17 AM
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