Should I invite future SIL to my wedding shower?

posted 3 years ago in Family
  • poll: Should I invite future SIL to my wedding shower?
    Yes : (11 votes)
    73 %
    No : (4 votes)
    27 %
  • Post # 3
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    3280 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    If she’s not a bridesmaid then she should only be invited to her side of the family’s shower. 

    Post # 4
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    1287 posts
    Bumble bee

    I thought showers included both sides of the family? Or are you having 2 showers, one for each side of the family?  I remember my first wedding, I had 1 and invited people from both sides of the family. 

    Post # 7
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    2913 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: August 2013 - Wynn Las Vegas

    I would invite her.

    Post # 8
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    3635 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2012

    @Lalk2bee:  Invite her if she’s a bridesmaid, but give her a heads up that it’ll be your family and church and while you’d love for her to be there and meet them, she’s totally free to not come with no explanation and doesn’t need to bring a gift.

    Post # 9
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    790 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2014

    @Lalk2bee:  if she is a BM yes, if you are close with her yes. if not then just the family one… it would be like “i went to work today and they through me a shower” onny your work friends are there…but if she is a BM or close with her i would at least ask her if she wanted to attend… 

    Post # 10
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    247 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: March 2014

    I thought that mothers, sisters, and grandmothers were invited to both showers (his side/her side). 

     

    Atleast, that’s how it is from where I live. 

     

    ETA: Yes, I would invite her. And there is nothing like pissing off your inlaws before you are even married. 😛

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