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My Royal Monogram

August 1, 2010

The monogram commonly affiliated with Louis Vuitton, weddings, stationery and luxury cars, has its roots in royalty. Historically, a monogram was used as a royal signature. The Romans and Greeks used monograms as currency (transitioning from the barter system). High society Victorians adopted and personalised the monogram to signify their place in society. Fast-forward a generation or two.…then came the evolution of the distinguishable monogram – LV (and others in the world of luxurious fashion).

From L-R: antique coin locket, Louis Vuitton luggage, ananya correspondence card, ananya wedding cake topper, diapers and ananya monograms created for bridal couples

ananya loves the uniqueness of personalised monograms – from the most simple font to intricately designed logos incorporating the key initials. One’s royal monogram should be just that – Regally yours! Create a monogram that is timeless and multi-functional; your own personal brand. Even babies have monograms these days. The quest for establishing your regal brand is limitless.

ananya recently created a monogram commissioned by a couple for their multicultural wedding to signify the beginning of their life together as one. The monogram was not only used for the couple’s wedding stationery but incorporated as a cake topper (in Swarovski crystals), postage stamps, personal stationery, address labels, and custom made luggage, to name a few. The bespoke lives on in this one creation to represent them as Mr & Mrs!

Tell us about your royal monogram…. we’d love to hear from you!

Until next time…Namaste and enjoy ananya life!

4 Comments leave one →
  1. Laura permalink
    August 3, 2010 10:48 am

    Monograms are a perfect way to signify two couples love and I love how ananya has incorporated these into the designs!

  2. August 3, 2010 12:56 pm

    Beyond weddings, monograms are the perfect way to signify your personal signature! I love that ananya has incorporated our personalized wedding monogram into our post-wedding stationery that we always get complimented on. Thanks Ananya.

  3. October 4, 2010 8:04 pm

    I’m a Monogram fan myself!
    I first created one for my wedding and I’ve been creating new ones since that day. I’m trying to learn and grow in that area. In my opinion, a Monogram can express the union of to souls like nothing else. When well done they are harmonious, elegant and modern with the extra bonus of being graphically appealing!! 🙂
    All the best to you!

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