Tips and Etiquette

Wedding Invitation Tips & Etiquette – Creative Invites and Events

Below you will find formal and casual invitation wording for the following family situations:

 

– One Set of Parents Hosting, Both Sets of Parents Hosting, Couple Hosting, Everyone Hosting, Divorced Parent Hosting Alone, Divorced Parent Hosting with New Spouse, Divorced Parents Hosting Jointly, Widowed/ Remarried Parent Hosting

 

One Set of Parents Hosting — Formal

Mr. and Mrs. John L. Smith

request the honor of your presence

at the marriage of their daughter

Heather Marie

to

Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, the seventeenth of May

two thousand and twelve

half past four in the afternoon

 

One Set of Parents Hosting — Casual

John and Eliza Smith

invite you to the wedding of their daughter

Heather Marie

to

Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, May 17, 2012

4:30 in the afternoon

 

Both Sets of Parents Hosting — Formal      

Mr. and Mrs. John L. Smith &

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Franklin Jacobson

request the honor of your presence

at the marriage of their children

Heather Marie

to

Michael Francis

Saturday, the seventeenth of May

two thousand and twelve

half past four in the afternoon

 

Both Sets of Parents Hosting — Casual

John and Eliza Smith

along with Mark and Sally Jacobson

invite you to the wedding of their children

Heather Marie

to Michael Francis

Saturday, May 17, 2012

4:30 in the afternoon

 

Couple Is Hosting — Formal

The honor of your presence

is requested at the marriage of

Heather Marie Smith

to Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, the seventeenth of May

two thousand and twelve

half past four in the afternoon

 

Couple Is Hosting — Casual

Heather Marie Smith &

Michael Francis Jacobson

invite you to their wedding

Saturday, May 17, 2012

4:30 in the afternoon

 

Everyone Is Hosting — Formal

Ms. Heather Marie Smith

and

Mr. Michael Francis Jacobson

together with their parents

Mr. and Mrs. John L. Smith &

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Franklin Jacobson

request the honor of your presence

at their wedding

Saturday, the seventeenth of May

two thousand and twelve

half past four in the afternoon

 

Everyone Is Hosting — Casual

Heather Marie Smith &

Michael Francis Jacobson

together with their parents

invite you to their wedding

Saturday, May 17, 2012

4:30 in the afternoon

 

Divorced Parent Is Hosting Alone — Formal

Mr. Charles C. Smith

requests the honor of your presence

at the marriage of his daughter

Heather Marie

to Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, the seventeenth of May

two thousand and twelve

half past four in the afternoon

 

Divorced Parent Is Hosting Alone — Casual

Charles C. Smith

invites you to the wedding of his daughter

Heather Marie Smith

to Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, May 17, 2012

4:30 in the afternoon

 

Divorced Parent Is Hosting With New Spouse — Formal

Mr. and Mrs. Charles C. Miller

request the honor of your presence

at the marriage of his daughter

Karen Percy Miller

daughter of Ms. Rachel M. Wood

to Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, the seventeenth of May

two thousand and twelve

half past four in the afternoon

 

Divorced Parent Is Hosting With New Spouse — Casual

Charles and Linda Miller

invite you to the wedding of his daughter

Karen Percy Miller

daughter of Rachel M. Wood

to Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, May 17, 2012

4:30 in the afternoon

 

Divorced Parents Are Hosting Jointly — Formal

Mr. and Mrs. Charles C. Miller &

Ms. Rachel M. Wood

request the honor of your presence

at the marriage of their daughter

Karen Percy Miller

to Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, the seventeenth of May

two thousand and twelve

half past four in the afternoon

 

Divorced Parents Are Hosting Jointly — Casual

Charles and Linda Miller

with Rachel M. Wood

invite you to the wedding of their daughter

Karen Percy Miller

to Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, May 17, 2012

4:30 in the afternoon

 

Widowed Remarried Parent Is Hosting — Formal

Mr. and Mrs. Travis Young

request the honor of your presence

at the marriage of her daughter

Susan J. Greene

daughter of the late Mr. Jeffrey Greene

to Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, the seventeenth of May

two thousand and twelve

half past four in the afternoon

 

Widowed Remarried Parent Is Hosting — Casual

Travis and Michelle Young

invite you to the wedding of her daughter

Susan J. Greene

daughter of the late Mr. Jeffrey Greene

to Michael Francis Jacobson

Saturday, May 17, 2012

4:30 in the afternoon