By Allrecipes Editors
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If streets named Elm make you nervous and you always sleep with one eye open, you can blame Freddy Krueger. This epitome of a walking nightmare stopped by the Allrecipes studios to decorate a cookie self-portrait and reveal some little known facts about the man behind the monster.

He's not big on Edward Scissorhands, for one, and his bespoke bladed gloves make it hard for him to handle squeeze bags of frosting. All in all, he's a bit more human than you might think.

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Scare up a good time with your own cookie selfie. For tips, see how to make homemade sugar cookies and try one of our top-rated sugar cookie recipes.

Then, use our easy tips to decorate sugar cookies so you can create something frightening, or just funny.