Typically, a monogram is an artistic design that comprises three letters. But, there is no such rule that a monogram should comprise only three letters. This is why we often find some monogram designs that have one letter or two letters with a decorative border. The correct order of the letters of a monogram design is- the first name initial, last name initial and middle name initial, with the last name initial in a slightly larger size in the middle of the monogram.
Monogram has been around us for many decades and it’s a popular craft. Weddings are a popular event or occasion that use monogram designs to decorate various items. When creating monogram for a married couple, the common construction is the woman’s first name initial, the couple’s married last name and the husband’s first name, with the initial of the couple’s married last name in a slightly larger size in the middle of the monogram! (more…)