His and Hers Monogram

  • Skill Level Beginner
  • Estimated Time 1.5 hours


  • Dress It Up button packs: Heirloom (#77  787117102000)
  • Dress It Up button packs: Color Me Black (#62  787117100587)
  • Dress It Up button packs: Antique Lace (#8319  787117566192)
  • Wood Plaque for the base
  • Two letters and an “&” shape. Make sure they are wide enough to stand on their own. We recommend wood or paper mâché.
  • Burlap
  • Hot glue gun and sticks
  • Scissors, paintbrush, pencil
  • Paint in the following colors:
    • Chalkboard black
    • Cream


  • Paint your plaque black chalkboard. Paint the & as well as the letters cream. Let dry.

  • Trace around the interior of the & shape with your pencil. Fill in with the chalkboard paint.

  • Cut and glue your strips of burlap to the two letters.

  • Cut the backs off any of the buttons.

  • Glue the buttons to the & as well as the letters.

  • Glue your letters to the plaque.