(Closed) Sticky plus one situation

posted 6 years ago in Etiquette
Post # 3
11747 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

I think you should – it’s your SIL.

Post # 4
2295 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

I would still let her bring the boyfriend. It’s not worth a potential lifetime of resentment from her/starting off on the wrong foot, and that’s what your Fiance wants to do.

Post # 5
817 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: November 2013

Ouch! I would. She’s your future SIL. You don’t want this situation hanging in the air on your wedding day. It may seem like a small issue now, but you never know if the family’s gonna get involved.

Post # 6
2691 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2015

If it was anyone else, I would tell them no, but since it’s your Future Sister-In-Law I would just let her bring him. At least you still know him, so it won’t be like a random stranger at your wedding.

And welcome!

Post # 7
581 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

I agree with previous posters… she’s family, you already told her yes, and your Fiance thinks it’s a good idea. Welcome to family compromise! 🙂 

Post # 8
1318 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

I gave my SIL a plus one even though we were only allowing married guests one. We had a very intimate affair with only 40 guests… He was excited and willing to spend all the money to come see us that I couldn’t tell him no. 

Post # 9
2440 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

@Galang_Gyal:  Nah. She knew that you were inviting your BM’s So’s. She’s no longer a Bridesmaid or Best Man (of her own will) No invite, since it isn’t fair to everyone else outside of your bridal party who isn’t getting one.

Post # 10
9181 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: August 2013 - Rocky Mountains USA

@Americano:  +1. She’s not a random guest, she’s your SIL. Plus your fiancé thinks you should and its his wedding too.

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