(Closed) Names on the invite.

posted 5 years ago in Etiquette
Post # 3
194 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

I like the idea of just saying “along with their families”

My Fiance and I are paying for our wedding so we didn’t even bother putting our parents names, but I think if you put along with their families it includes everybody without having to worry about having your stepdads name on their when you don’t want it!

Post # 4
1532 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

@AnaA:  Thats perfect – I know alot of couples that did that!

Post # 5
8527 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2013

Together with their families

Bride and Groom

invite you to….




Post # 6
338 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

I used “Together with their families” 🙂

Post # 7
7653 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: July 2012

@AnaA:  We put both parents’ names even though my parents paid, so I don’t think it matters who pays. In your case, I think “along with their families” is a great way to word it.

Post # 9
1621 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

I think that “togethor with their families” is not always fair, espeically to mother of the bride.

Post # 10
1876 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2014

As long as no family is “formally” paying/hosting then yes you can just do “together with their familiy”. You could also say daughter or Dad and Mom. 

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