Monogram For Cookies ?

Baking By cookieswithdots Updated 22 May 2008 , 10:43am by elainec

cookieswithdots Posted 16 May 2008 , 8:45pm
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I'm going to be making wedding cookies with a monogram. I know that the last name initial goes in the middle, but what about the bride and groom's initials. Is there a right or wrong side to put theirs?

Thanks
Melissa

10 replies
KHalstead Posted 16 May 2008 , 8:52pm
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I believe the bride is to the left and the groom is to the right. Ladies first.................................I think! lol

MichelleM77 Posted 16 May 2008 , 8:54pm
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I always get confused too. I think before the wedding the bride-to-be's initial goes first and after the wedding the groom's initial goes first......so groom's initial first for your cookies? You could always ask the customer which they prefer.

tchrmom Posted 17 May 2008 , 5:37pm
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Related question- how do you do the monograms?

elainec Posted 18 May 2008 , 1:18am
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Yes, my handwriting is not that good. are there templates for monograms? icon_rolleyes.gif

southerncake Posted 18 May 2008 , 1:45am
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Before and during the wedding, the bride's initial goes first.

hhcakes Posted 18 May 2008 , 2:19am
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Just watch and make sure the monogram doesn't spell out anything. For example, I did a cake with the monogram "DNR"...meant nothing to me but every medical person that sees that cake knows it stands for "Do not Resuscitate" I did have the one that was "CPR" and I had them change it around.

JudyDP Posted 18 May 2008 , 1:54pm
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Originally Posted by elainec

Yes, my handwriting is not that good. are there templates for monograms? icon_rolleyes.gif




Here is a pretty monogramed cookie.

http://cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&file=displayimage&pid=1215497

If you don't have an airbrush, you could use the canned spray. I believe the spray is made by PME...I saw it for sale on eBay.HTH

cookieswithdots Posted 19 May 2008 , 8:14pm
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Thanks for your replies. I did a little reserach and also talked with the bride. I'm going to free-hand them (wish me luck!). Planning on doing so practicing next week.

Melissa

cookieswithdots Posted 19 May 2008 , 8:22pm
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Thanks for your replies. I did a little reserach and also talked with the bride. I'm going to free-hand them (wish me luck!). Planning on doing so practicing next week.

Melissa

elainec Posted 22 May 2008 , 10:43am
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Yes, thank you for the link. It will work! icon_smile.gifthumbs_up.gif

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