This is tacky right?

posted 4 years ago in Etiquette
Post # 3
498 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

Yes, definitely very, very tacky.

Post # 5
9412 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper

@kimmo416:  So you’re not invited but still being asked to give a gift? Totally rude. I’d rethink friendship with someone like that. She shouldn’t have send that link at all, but if she really felt the need, only the wedding invitees should have received it.

Post # 6
362 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: March 2014

Yes, that is tacky. I wouldn’t appreciate getting an email about a gift registry if I wasn’t invited to the wedding in the first place.

Post # 7
293 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

That’s very, very rude of her!

Post # 8
2914 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: August 2013 - Wynn Las Vegas

erm…yes, rude.

Post # 9
43300 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

I try to avoid the use of the word “tacky” That is just plain rude- perhaps ignorant and unknowingly rude, but rude nevertheless.

Post # 10
1584 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

@kimmo416:  tacky, tackity tacky. LOL. Very uncouth.

Post # 11
2696 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2014


Post # 12
1327 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: April 2014

I’m usually pretty relaxed when it comes to etiquette, but reading that made me cringe a little.

Post # 13
666 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2014 - Jacksonville Inn

Very rude!

Post # 14
310 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

Ew. Not just the mass e-mail, but the wording implying that the recipients were actually invited, leaves a bad taste in my mouth.

Post # 15
299 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

You’re not invited but you can still buy us a gift? Super tacky.

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