Rock n’ Roll Baby Onesie Cookies

Rock n Roll Onesie Cookies

I had a really fun order this week for a baby shower. A fellow food blogger from Pittsburgh, Lauren of Burghilicious (check her out – great blog!), was helping to plan a coworker’s baby shower and wanted to order cookies for the event. The twist was that this wasn’t your stereotypical baby shower. The mom-to-be plays guitar in a rock band and didn’t want any frilly, pastel-y, typical baby stuff. The theme of the shower was “Rock n’ Roll Baby” and Lauren asked that I create some onesie cookies to go with the theme. I took rock ‘n roll and ran with it. I created six different designs:

♦  “The future of Rock”

♦  “Rock n’ Roll baby”

♦  “Rockstar”

♦  “Mommy Rocks!”

♦  “Let’s Rock” (with a guitar)

♦  “Born to Rock” (with a guitar)

Since the baby is going to be a boy and they wanted a more “hip” theme to the baby shower, I went with masculine colors – white, black, , grey, blue, and deep purple.

A closer look at some of the cookies:

Rock n' Roll Onesie Cookies

Cookie Decorating Resources:

Sugar Cookie Recipe (my new favorite)
How to Decorate Cookies with Royal Icing Tutorial

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51 Responses to “Rock n’ Roll Baby Onesie Cookies”

  1. bridget {bake at 350} on April 23, 2010 at 8:04 am

    How completely CUTE!!! And the STARS! Wow…you are GOOD at making stars; I’m not sure I could have handles that. :)

    Love these!


  2. Lauren @ Crave. Indulge. Satisfy. on April 23, 2010 at 8:33 am

    Super cute! What a creative idea!


  3. Eileen on April 23, 2010 at 8:52 am

    Ummm….you ROCK! These are fabulous! You are such an inspiration for me, I hope one day to be able to have these results when I bake. These cookes are so much fun, thanks for sharing!


  4. Heather on April 23, 2010 at 9:16 am

    These are the coolest cookies I’ve ever seen! I love them!


  5. Angie on April 23, 2010 at 9:25 am

    How adorably cute! I almost want to send them to friends and family so that when I have a baby my shower can have these!


  6. kristan roland on April 23, 2010 at 9:27 am

    How cute!! I love these!!


  7. Maggy @ Three Many Cooks on April 23, 2010 at 9:38 am

    These are so cute! You never cease to amaze. Lucky rockstar mom!


  8. Lauren on April 23, 2010 at 9:47 am

    These cookies were such a hit at our party! They definitely stole the show: cute AND delicious. Thanks again for being so creative!


  9. Tina from PA on April 23, 2010 at 10:09 am

    Oh my ,,sooooo cute!!


  10. Bonnie on April 23, 2010 at 10:30 am

    Wow!!! Did you use the recipe from your last post? These are all so uniform in size. Great idea.


    • Michelle on April 23rd, 2010 at 11:16 am

      Hi Bonnie – Yes, I used the recipe from my last post (Soft & Chewy Sugar Cookies) to make these.


  11. Danielle on April 23, 2010 at 11:00 am

    Super Cute!!!!


  12. Jane on April 23, 2010 at 11:02 am

    How adorable! Is there anything you can’t do? You are so talented! Have a great weekend!


  13. TidyMom on April 23, 2010 at 11:22 am



  14. LilSis on April 23, 2010 at 11:25 am

    Honestly, these are the cutest cookies I’ve ever seen!! Very creative and perfectly decorated!


  15. Shauna from Piece of Cake on April 23, 2010 at 11:57 am

    Oh you just stop it right now. Such excellent, talented work!


  16. Jen @ How To: Simplify on April 23, 2010 at 12:26 pm

    These cookies are adorable! You are so talented!


  17. Cookin' Canuck on April 23, 2010 at 12:31 pm

    Absolutely perfect. Great royal icing work, Michelle!


  18. Tracy on April 23, 2010 at 12:55 pm



  19. Renee of Kudos Kookies on April 23, 2010 at 2:09 pm

    Those cookies rock! Cute, cute, cute! You do very nice work.


  20. Sarah from 20somethingcupcakes on April 23, 2010 at 3:18 pm



  21. Raina (The Garden of Yum) on April 23, 2010 at 8:44 pm

    Adorable cookies! The mom-to-be will love them.


  22. My Delicious on April 24, 2010 at 10:19 am

    omg that`s awesome!


  23. pity on April 24, 2010 at 11:36 am

    these are too good and cute to eat, so lovely! cheers from london


  24. Jennifer on April 24, 2010 at 5:27 pm

    These cookies rock! :)


  25. Aimee on April 24, 2010 at 6:08 pm

    Oh these are just so adorable and precious!


  26. leslie on April 25, 2010 at 8:53 pm

    Cute..very very cute


  27. Jen @ My Kitchen Addiction on April 25, 2010 at 10:51 pm

    So cute!! :)


  28. Emily Ziegler on April 26, 2010 at 4:31 pm

    Holy freaking adorable.


  29. Michele on April 27, 2010 at 12:03 am

    Your cookies are so cute I almost want to have another baby.


  30. Avanika (Yumsilicious Bakes) on April 27, 2010 at 9:00 am

    Oh adorable!! Did you free-hand the designs, or use stencils?


    • Michelle on April 27th, 2010 at 12:31 pm

      Hi Avanika,

      For the star and the guitar, I printed out outlines that I found online and that I had sized to what I wanted on the cookie. I laid the paper over the cookie for placement and lightly traced over the outline with a toothpick so there was a slight indentation on the cookie. I then went over that in the icing.


  31. Brad on April 27, 2010 at 9:15 am

    HaHa those are great! What a cool idea.


  32. Skylar on April 27, 2010 at 9:28 am

    Awesome, those are really neat


  33. Sharlene on April 27, 2010 at 5:25 pm

    Too cute, wish I had occasion to make this , going to have to hunt down one : )


  34. Petes on April 27, 2010 at 10:24 pm

    So Cute!


  35. Linn @ Swedish home cooking on April 28, 2010 at 1:45 pm

    OMG, so pretty. I love it! Adorable.


  36. Jackie at on April 28, 2010 at 4:27 pm

    I’m throwing a baby shower for my girlfriend next week. Your cookies look a-ma-zing! They’re so adorable. How long did it take you to pipe all this?


  37. Dinners & Dreams on April 28, 2010 at 9:04 pm

    This is too cute! Who would have thought?


  38. The Cilantropist on April 30, 2010 at 2:15 am

    These are completely adorable. I just want to eat them up! You certainly have a steady hand and some artistic talent, I am jealous. :)


  39. Christine on April 30, 2010 at 8:49 am

    So adorable! I love unexpected and these are totally unexpected. great job!


  40. Zoraida Enstad on October 21, 2010 at 10:14 am

    great post


  41. Sandys Pizza on October 21, 2010 at 1:01 pm

    Great post. I was just googling around about this when I found your post.


  42. Anita on January 22, 2011 at 9:39 am

    Love the rock and roll onesie cookies! I’m planning a show for next month and would to have some of these cookies. Can I order them from you? I live in the Annapolis, MD area.


  43. brenda harris on February 7, 2011 at 3:47 pm

    I would love to order some of these to be shipped to Iowa for a shower I am planning for March….is that possible?


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  45. Lindsay Artman on October 14, 2011 at 12:32 pm

    are these cookies for sale/ order??? I would need an order for January 2012



  46. Sandra on October 28, 2011 at 1:05 pm

    Really great! Did you use buttercream icing for the writing or royal icing? Do you ever have the trouble with the black lettering bleeding to the white underneath?


    • Michelle on October 31st, 2011 at 12:54 pm

      I used royal icing. The bleeding has happened, usually if my black is too thin (too much water). I try to get the icing used for details a good balance between just thin enough to pipe, but stiff enough so it doesn’t bleed.


  47. Sandra on October 28, 2011 at 1:14 pm

    These are really creative! I am trying my hand at making some and I am having trouble with black lettering bleeding into the white underneath. I waited for white to dry before adding the lettering. Did you use buttercream for the lettering or royal icing?


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