Coles says the letters he found and arranged to spell “SURE” probably came from a storefront sign in use between the 1930s and ’50s. “I could go with ‘RUSE’ or ‘USER’ or ‘RUES,’ but I’m a positive guy,” he jokes.

My cake pan letters and I played a bit part in this San Francisco Chronicle story about letters as interior decoration. It’ll be in the paper edition tomorrow.

Coles says the letters he found and arranged to spell “SURE” probably came from a storefront sign in use between the 1930s and ’50s. “I could go with ‘RUSE’ or ‘USER’ or ‘RUES,’ but I’m a positive guy,” he jokes.

My cake pan letters and I played a bit part in this San Francisco Chronicle story about letters as interior decoration. It’ll be in the paper edition tomorrow.