scrabble coasters

Love words? Love handmade? Looking for unique DIY wedding ideas? You will be smitten with these DIY Scrabble Coasters!

Not only are they a cinch to make, they are inexpensive and tres chic!

If you are having a small wedding, why not use these as name cards that double as favors? They would also make fabulous bridesmaid and groomsmen gifts.

For each coaster you will need:

DIY Scrabble Coasters Tutorial

Pick out your tiles.

scrabble tiles

Pick out letters for desired name.

scrabble tile project

Paint name letters with aging glaze or stain and let dry.

scrabble crafts

Place tiles on cork board and trace around them with a pencil. (If you are in a hurry, skip this step and simply add carpenter’s glue to cork board.)

scrabble tile coasters
scrabble coaster

Remove tiles and add carpenter’s glue to cork board inside the traced square.

scrabble diy coaster
Add Scrabble tiles to the cork board, beginning in the corner. Pay attention to the letters – you might inadvertently create some swear words.

diy coasters

diy coaster
Using an Xacto knife, cut around the tiles. Try to get as close to the edge as possible.

scrabble tile crafts


scrabble coaster

Let dry. (You can give it another coat if you want.)

scrabble coaster diy

Use as name cards at your wedding, or give as bridesmaid or groomsmen gifts!

scrabble coaster