Unique Wedding Invitation Wording

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 romantic} why not create a unique wedding invitation with your wording to not only, set the tone but communicate something special about the two of you! A phrase, a poem, a verse… ya know, unique wording that reveals something from your hearts… not talking cheesy, I’m talking personal. Leave your guests with something to think about. Where to start: great literary works, the Bible, poetry… how about writing it yourself?

Pocket Invitations

What inspires your relationship? Express that to your guests…

I already love in you your beauty, but I am only beginning to love in you that which is eternal and ever precious~ your heart, your soul. {part of a love letter by Leo Tolstoy}

Love goes towards Love {Shakespeare}

The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love. {Pearl Bailey}

There is no remedy for love but to love more. {Henry David Thoreau}

Forever friends and now forever lovers {inspiration for childhood sweethearts}

Love never fails {1st Corinthians}

True love lasts forever {author unknown}

We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly. {Sam Keen}

Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place. {Zora Neale Hurston}


Basic Invitation Structure…

{Include your opening verse, prayer, poem, phrase…here}


request the honor of your presence

at the marriage of








City, State

Need additional help with wording: divorced, military, deceased… MagnetStreet Weddings has lots of examples here.

above image: One Fine Day Pocket Wedding Invitationfrom MagnetStreet Weddings {Sorry! The One Fine Day Pocket Invitation design is no longer available.}


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