(Closed) How to word invites if most are only invited to the reception?

posted 6 years ago in Paper
Post # 3
1509 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

I would have a separate invitation that makes no mention of the ceremony.  

Post # 5
169 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2000

Informal invites should list parents by First/Last name as opposed to Mr/Mrs


Jane and John  Bride’s Parents invite you to join them at a reception celebrating the marriage of their daughter…. date, time,location


Linda PomSaysOm and Tim PomSaysOm were (or will be)united in marriage on DATE.

Please join Jane and John Bride’s Parents  at a reception celebrating their marriage … date, time, location


Linda PomSaysOm and Tim PomSaysOm exchanged vows on Date. Please join Jane and John Bride’s Parents in a celebration of their marriage on Date, Time, Location 

Post # 7
1278 posts
Bumble bee

My brother and his wife put just the reception information on the invite and on the bottom put “we are having a small wedding prior”

Post # 8
15 posts

Mr. and Mrs. Brides Parents


Mr. and Mrs. Grooms Parents

Request the pleasure of your company

at the reception

celebrating the marriage of their Children

bride name


grooms name

on date

at time

venue name


this is how i did it



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