(Closed) The mystery of the shrinking wedding

posted 6 years ago in Reception
  • poll: What should I do?
    Invite more people : (11 votes)
    58 %
    Keep it small : (8 votes)
    42 %
  • Post # 3
    4464 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: February 2012

    If it was me, I’d just let the number go down a little and see where you end up. 44 people does not sound terribly too small to me. However, if there are other friends/relatives who you previously didn’t invite just because of the amount of people you were having, but would love to have them there, then now would definitely be a time to invite them. I just don’t think the only reason to do so is because you’re worried about how the guest list will look. 

    Post # 4
    3771 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    If there are people you would have liked to invite but you didn’t initially to keep the numbers down I’d invite them. But I wouldn’t go overboard. And if you want to extend an invite to your boss that is always a nice thing to do.

    Post # 5
    1269 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    I’d say keep it small unless there were people on your “B list” that you really wanted there but didn’t invite them because of numbers constraints. Basically, invite more if you originally really really wanted them there, but don’t pad the numbers with filler people.

    ETA: looks like great minds think alike, lol

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