One of the country's most beloved board games Scrabble is celebrated today on the birthday of its inventor, Alfred Mosher Butts. Scrabble turns 77 this year and there's no better way to honor its iconic status than by using those wooden tiles for more than just a game or two! Here are some creative and elegant scrabble tile projects. Some of the items will permanently alter your tiles while others won't. And never fear, if you prefer to keep your game intact, there are plenty of places online such as Amazon that offer extra tiles.
1. Scrabble Magnets
We've had this Scrabble magnet board pinned on Pinterest for quite a while. Imagine how fun it would be to have an interactive messaging board that looks like an art piece! Leave short notes, keep a running grocery list or rotate your favorite inspirational quotes.
2. Scrabble Coasters
These Scrabble coasters would be a fun diy housewarming gift for a board game lover. Search online for four-letter words related to a theme such as beer or love to create a set of coasters that are truly personalized.
3. Scrabble Wine Charms
Create some practical Scrabble wine charms to adorn your wine glasses and avoid all confusion when hosting a party. Unlike typical wine charms, guests can pick out their initials so they can sit back and enjoy a drink without having to remember a color or number.
4. Scrabble Photo Messages
A picture is worth a thousand words and sometimes a few Scrabble tile letters can help things out. Incorporate Scrabble tiles into photos by capturing a word, date or feeling representative of the moment. This one does is perfectly!
5. Scrabble Place Cards
The ideal solution for those without good handwriting and those who want to avoid the hassle of printed place cards, these Scrabble tile place cards make a statement while still being fun. Neutral enough to go with almost any decor, they can easily be used as food labels for a buffet as well!