More ideas from Archie
The secret to sticking a gingerbread house together!

The secret to sticking a gingerbread house together! Swedish Gingerbread House Recipe, a caramel syrup serves as the "glue." To assemble: Dip one edge of front piece in caramel, and allow excess to drip off. Coat only the edge that will be joined.

Example of FACIA BOARDS Elegant style of South end of Studio - Plain barge may need to be only this wide to work, when you are adding scrollwork as a seperate piece.

This Andrew Jackson Downing inspired studio incorporates quarry windows from Edinburgh, salvaged doors from the Hudson Valley, and windows from a church in Kansas.

BARGE BOARD SCROLL ONLY an example with scroll work barge board and then fancy collar tie set back from front.

Victorian and Edwardian houses had a porch round the front door; Porches can have a roof on console brackets, a framework of turned wood or fretwork, or brick walls.

Roof Gables and Bargeboards - Bricks & Brass

Roofs with a gable often have a 'bargeboard'; this wooden panel of a gable end usually has some decorative carving but can be plain.