How to address this invite

posted 2 months ago in Etiquette
Post # 2
419 posts
Helper bee

I would send one and address each person’s name especially if they all live in the same house. Invitations especially wedding ones can get costly, so my rule of thumb is one per home 👍🏽

Post # 3
2445 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: September 2016

She doesn’t need a seperate invite, but I would list her on the envelope.

Post # 4
1734 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2017

kalhana :  if it’s not an adult, it doesn’t need a separate invite. A 17 year old goes on the adult invite

Post # 5
2335 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: April 2017 - Valleybrook Country Club

kalhana :  I would address one envelope to:

Mr&Mrs John Smith & Jane Jones


Post # 6
5147 posts
Bee Keeper

kalhana :  If she lives with them, I would send them all one invite.

Post # 7
8016 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2013

since she is under 18, the same invite is fine

adress it:

Mr. and Mrs Mark Smith

Lucy Jones

123 Main st

Anywhere, USA  12345

Post # 8
80 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: October 2017

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Smith and Family (if more than one child)


Mr. and Mrs. Michael Smith and Ms. Jane Doe (if just the one)

Post # 10
5017 posts
Bee Keeper

kalhana :  

Well, I wouldn’t ever put  Mr and  Mrs Hisfirstname Hislastname  because I find it an intolerably  outmoded patriarchal  form and obliterates  the womans independant identity . But I feel strongly about that  and not everybody does, so….. 

I’d put Ms Jane Doe and Mr  John Doe and Ms Sue Smith

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