(Closed) invitation blooper!! or not?

posted 10 years ago in Beehive
Post # 3
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754 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2008

I think it’s safe to say that everyone who RSVPs on your website knows about the reception site.  Anyone who hasn’t RSVP’d by your specified date probably should be getting a call.  It’s possible some people won’t attend the ceremony and may just attend the reception, so the call is warranted.

Post # 4
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134 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: December 2008

Don’t freak out! I think people curious enough before will ask or seek out your website for the reception info.  I would include info (maybe directions, etc.) in your ceremony program.  I’ve honestly seen quite a few invites that just said "Reception to follow" with no additional info.  Hope that helps!

 

 

Post # 5
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260 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2008

Do you want to just include an information card with e website and reception details?

Post # 6
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311 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2008

I would maybe include an extra card – I’ve gotten plenty of invitations with an extra direction/accomodations card that didn’t match the rest of the invite. 

Post # 8
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536 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2018 - The Desmond Hotel in Malvern, PA

Another idea in case you’re still hesitant — can you re-Gocco your already printed invitations by just adding the location name of the reception under "reception to follow"?  If the registration isn’t a pain to figure out, it might be a quick fix without having to completely reprint everything.  Then your guests will be totally informed!

Post # 9
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104 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: March 2009

I think between your website and your programs handed out at the wedding and the word of mouth are fine. No need to add anything extra! They know theres a reception –lets face it your not inviting strangers they will check the site and call you or someone in the family!

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