(Closed) Should I invite my out-of-state FMIL and FSIL to my bridal shower?

posted 8 years ago in Parties
Post # 3
5670 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: August 2010

Yes, you should at least send an invitation. Who knows maybe they will fly out because it is a special occasion.

Post # 4
2249 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: March 2018

or send a present!

Post # 5
769 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: April 2010

definitely invite them! family loves to be included even if they can’t make it!

Post # 6
257 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: May 2010

Yeah, my own sister who is my Matron of Honor won’t be able to come to she shower and she will still get a courtesy invite. It is good to make them feel included for sure!

Post # 7
2362 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2010 - New York Botanical Garden

i would say definitely invite – what’s the harm if they can’t come?  and i’m pretty sure they will appreciate the invite

Post # 8
5993 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: May 2010

im a another yep for sending them an invite – it will make your life much easier not to exclude them

Post # 9
305 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

i agree…send them an invite. even if they cant make it, they’ll still feel involved with it and will probably be happy that you thought to send them an invite.

Post # 10
241 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

Yes, bridal attendants should definately be invited!

Post # 11
193 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

Yes, invite them. If anything, it gets you brownie points. 😉 My Future Mother-In-Law and FSILs live 4 hours away but I;m still inviting them to mine. They will come if she can get off work though.

Post # 12
3255 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

I was in the same boat, and I sent an invite to my Mother-In-Law and of course told her I understood she likely wouldn’t be able to make it. It’s a nice gesture.


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