In this cookie tutorial, I’ll show you how simple it is to make a pretty gold chain using royal icing and pearl dust. For products used in this and other tutorials, visit the recommended products page. Here’s the color palette I used. This pink color can be achieved with Wilton rose (not rose petal pink – that’s different). For the brown, I used a mixture of Wilton brown and a little bit of green to neutralize it. Orange Vanilla Spice cookie recipe, which is available in my tutorial shop. Once your cookies are baked and cooled, ice them in pink flood consistency royal icing and a tip 3. There’s a video in my shop with full instructions on flooding with royal icing. Allow the icing to dry 8-12 hours. I usually let mine dry overnight. Use a scribe tool to draw lines where the chains will be. Curve the lines so that the chains look like they’re draped on the cookie. stiff consistency royal icing and a tip 2, pipe a series of ovals over the lines. Make sure that there are no spaces between the ovals. this post for more information on painting with pearl dust.