(Closed) Hand Delivering Invitations To Coworkers Seems Cheap?

posted 3 years ago in Etiquette
Post # 2
313 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: November 2015

Nope, I don’t think there is anything wrong with it. Especially if they are laid back, down to earth people. Stamps are NOT cheap these days!

Post # 3
878 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2013 - A Beautiful converted Barn

nope – not cheap at all.

Post # 4
4062 posts
Honey bee

Nope, since you’ve already decided to invite everyone, in the salon.

Post # 5
2964 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

My DH works in a law office and hand delivered our invitations to his co-workers. No one made a fuss.

Post # 6
1503 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

Unfathomably:  I wouldn’t think it’s cheap…  but I also love getting things in the mail.  I was at a friend’s bachelorette party recently and she mailed invites right beforehand.  It was fun for everyone to be like oooh I got mine in the mail!  Even though she could’ve hand delivered them to us that weekend…

Post # 7
12159 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2014

Unfathomably:  I love getting things in the mail, but I wouldn’t think anything of it if someone handed me an invite in person.

Post # 8
8033 posts
Bumble Beekeeper

I think it’s fine. Stamps are expensive, and you’re going to see your coworkers in person anyway. I would still have their names and their guests names written on them so it’s clear whom you are inviting. 

Post # 9
5419 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: May 2016

I think it would be fine! But I also hate getting shit in the mail. Why do people like this? lol 

Post # 10
8282 posts
Bumble Beekeeper

Traditionally all invitations were hand delivered. There is nothing unaceptable about hand delivering invitations.

Post # 12
31 posts
  • Wedding: May 2015

I discreetly hand delivered my save the dates at work recently but I’m going to mail the invites. But this is because I’m not inviting everyone at work. I work with a lot of people and just don’t have the room available to invite everyone.

Selfishly too, I wanted to see their reaction when I gave them the save the date. Some of the reactions were so great. But I also don’t want to offend those that I’m not inviting, so I’ll be mailing the formal invites.

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