Vanilla Glace Icing Recipe ~ It dries shiny and stays fairly soft (unlike royal icing), but it still able to be stacked without the cookies sticking to each other. BUT it takes 24 hours to dry completely. Tastes infinitely better than royal icing.
Cake Decorating 101 Royal Icing: This hands down is the BEST royal icing recipe! It is so easy with just 2 ingredients, I can make this anytime and I love that! I love this recipe because for bakers who love to decorate sugar cookies and cakes.
To make your own henna cookies, you need a bad-ass recipe for royal icing. I used the recipe from The Art of the Cookie, a must have for your cookbook collection. There are gorgeous photos and the recipes are outstanding.