Invitation Wording

Don't you just love the freedom found in the look and feel of modern wedding invitations? We sure do. Personality and playfulness is allowed to shine through when there isn't a set of stringent rules in wording or color to follow. I've received 3 wedding invitations recently { yes, MagnetStreet designs }. All three are unique--from color and design, to enclosures, fonts and wording--each suite is...Read more
As you know, wording the wedding invitation no longer follows a linear path--it curves along life's unique circumstances and family dynamics. And as you're trying to get the etiquette part right, you're also trying to infuse your wording with style and personality. Simply put, wording your wedding invitation takes time and consideration. Be inspired by wording options below: Many couples are...Read more
Modern weddings enjoy lots and lots of freedom these days- no longer adhering to the hard and fast rules of days gone by. While often told by older generations, many couples still like to know basic etiquette regarding their wedding stationery. Here are 5 of the most popular etiquette topics that we get and that every couple should be aware of- before they push their envelopes. {Soft & Sweet...Read more
Love and poetry have always gone hand in hand. Are you considering including a poem of some sort in your ceremony, on your invitation or program? From contemporary to classic, here are a few not-so-sappy and hard to understand love poems- sure to get those romantic juices flowing. Which one is your favorite? Love's Philosophy P.B. Shelley The Fountains mingle with the Rivers And the Rivers with...Read more
You've decided you are not inviting children to your wedding ceremony or reception. Now, you need to let your guests know ... is there an easy way to tell them? Yes, there is. It might be one of those sticky situations in your wedding planning, but with the right wording, your wishes should be respected and your worries be put to rest. How to communicate that children are not invited to your...Read more
I loved our wedding but honestly, I'd do it differently with our wedding invitations... like reflect our eclectic style and the sweetness of our outdoor ceremony in a more personalized way. Wording Matters We know that invitations are the reflection of the couple's style and formality of the wedding. Why not immediately paint a picture with your opening statements. Right away~ a visual of what to...Read more
You can start setting the tone with your save the dates but it’s the invitation itself that your guests will look to~for the final say on tone and formality. Imagine your invitees opening up their wedding invitations. They will read every single word! No glossing over like they do with junk mail. This is YOU they’re reading about. You’ve got their attention. Now, {at the risk of being called a...Read more
Modern wedding Invitations are constantly being redefined... according to the bride and groom's personal style, design preference and formality. The wording of your invitation will reflect: who is getting married, who is hosting, as well as the date, time and place. Below are examples of Invitation wording to reflect who is hosting your wedding when the host(s) are divorced. Based on the...Read more