Out of the box macaron inspiration

Dec 5, 2012 at 1:25 p.m. ET
Image: Sandra Denneler
Mmmm.... mutton. To make these sheep look "wooly" leave the macaron batter a little stiffer than usual. Then, pipe small clustered dollops of batter into circles.

1 /52: Sheep macarons

1/52 :Sheep macarons

2 /52: Blue bird macarons

2/52 :Blue bird macarons

3 /52: Blue bird macarons

3/52 :Blue bird macarons

4 /52: Bumblebee macarons

4/52 :Bumblebee macarons

5 /52: Bumblebee macarons

5/52 :Bumblebee macarons

6 /52: Bumblebee macarons

6/52 :Bumblebee macarons

7 /52: Assorted Easter macarons

7/52 :Assorted Easter macarons

8 /52: Candy corn macarons

8/52 :Candy corn macarons

9 /52: Carrot in dirt macarons

9/52 :Carrot in dirt macarons

10 /52: Carrot in dirt macarons

10/52 :Carrot in dirt macarons

11 /52: Carrot macarons

11/52 :Carrot macarons

12 /52: Colorful macarons in clear tube

12/52 :Colorful macarons in clear tube

13 /52: Colorful macarons in paper cone

13/52 :Colorful macarons in paper cone

14 /52: Easter egg macarons in basket

14/52 :Easter egg macarons in basket

15 /52: Easter egg macarons in carton

15/52 :Easter egg macarons in carton

16 /52: Easter egg macarons in carton

16/52 :Easter egg macarons in carton

17 /52: Easter egg macarons in carton

17/52 :Easter egg macarons in carton

18 /52: Green and yellow swirled macarons

18/52 :Green and yellow swirled macarons

19 /52: Green and yellow swirled macarons

19/52 :Green and yellow swirled macarons

20 /52: Green and yellow swirled macarons

20/52 :Green and yellow swirled macarons

21 /52: Ground hog macarons

21/52 :Ground hog macarons

22 /52: Ground hog macarons

22/52 :Ground hog macarons

23 /52: Hello Kitty macaron

23/52 :Hello Kitty macaron

24 /52: Hello Kitty macaron

24/52 :Hello Kitty macaron

25 /52: Humpty Dumpty macarons

25/52 :Humpty Dumpty macarons

26 /52: Humpty Dumpty macarons

26/52 :Humpty Dumpty macarons

27 /52: Humpty Dumpty macarons

27/52 :Humpty Dumpty macarons

28 /52: Itty bitty blue macarons

28/52 :Itty bitty blue macarons

29 /52: Itty bitty purple macarons

29/52 :Itty bitty purple macarons

30 /52: Jar full of macarons

30/52 :Jar full of macarons

31 /52: Macaron book packaging

31/52 :Macaron book packaging

32 /52: Macaron book packaging

32/52 :Macaron book packaging

33 /52: Mickey Mouse macarons

33/52 :Mickey Mouse macarons

34 /52: Mickey Mouse macarons

34/52 :Mickey Mouse macarons

35 /52: Purple ombre macarons

35/52 :Purple ombre macarons

36 /52: Purple ombre macarons

36/52 :Purple ombre macarons

37 /52: Purple ombre macarons

37/52 :Purple ombre macarons

38 /52: Rabbit macarons

38/52 :Rabbit macarons

39 /52: Rabbit macarons

39/52 :Rabbit macarons

40 /52: Red bird macarons

40/52 :Red bird macarons

41 /52: Red bird macarons

41/52 :Red bird macarons

42 /52: Snowmen macarons

42/52 :Snowmen macarons

43 /52: Snowmen macarons

43/52 :Snowmen macarons

44 /52: Teacups filled with macarons

44/52 :Teacups filled with macarons

45 /52: Turkey macarons

45/52 :Turkey macarons

46 /52: Turkey macarons

46/52 :Turkey macarons

47 /52: Turkey macarons

47/52 :Turkey macarons

48 /52: Very hungry caterpillar macarons

48/52 :Very hungry caterpillar macarons

49 /52: Very hungry caterpillar macarons

49/52 :Very hungry caterpillar macarons

50 /52: Yellow chick macaron

50/52 :Yellow chick macaron

51 /52: Yellow chick macaron

51/52 :Yellow chick macaron

52 /52: Carrot in dirt macarons

52/52 :Carrot in dirt macarons