Would this return address be appropriate?

posted 2 years ago in Etiquette
Post # 2
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

Can you have your first names or first initials (ie. Yourname & Hisname or Y + H) then your address? That’s what I did for our save the STDs, with address below. It was my parents’ address but I designed the custom stamp myself so it wasn’t too expensive. 

Post # 3
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: July 2015 - City Hall!

I like the idea of His name & Your name. 

Post # 5
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

*Oops typo above, meant STDs, not STDs for the STDS 😉

Post # 6
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: April 2014 - Italian Villa

goldgoldgold:  As helpful as that idea sounds, technically addresses require a last name. That’s why you can’t just write “Grandma” and then her address, you have to say “Evelyn Smith”. It helps items get to their correct destination.

Post # 7
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Newbee

My return address stamp just says “Michael and Nicole” and the address. The post office will pretty much deliver anything as long as the address is correct and legible. Think about it… We all get spam delivered to “resident” or “household.” We are currently getting RSVPs delivered with no problems. PLUS, we will be able to use it after we have the same last name! 🙂

Post # 8
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: January 2015

goldgoldgold:  I hand wrote our RSVP envelopes, but still wasn’t entirely sure what to put, so I just did;

HisFirstName + MyFirstName

Address

Address

Address

 

Etc

Post # 9
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

We just did first names and correct address. And had no issues at all with the post office getting the responses to us. 

Post # 10
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Newbee
  • Wedding: November 2014

You could purchase a custom stamp with your first names only.  Then you’d be able to use it as long as you live at your current address.  

 

If you’re looking for a more elegant look, you could heat emboss them!

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