(Closed) Very confused on invite timing! Help?

posted 4 years ago in Etiquette
Post # 3
9146 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 2013 - St. Augustine Beach, FL

@excitedtobeMRSF:  No earlier than December 1st.  8 weeks is plenty of notice for the RSVP deadline.  Any earlier than that and you risk people losing the invitation or forgetting to RSVP.

Post # 4
12259 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2013

I agree–send them out the first week in January (after Christmas mail is done), and have an RSVP date of Feb 1st, so you can chase people down by Feb 8th to give numbers to your vendors!

Post # 6
11270 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2009

If your venue/caterer needs a count by February 8, I would send out your invitations no later than December 7, with an RSVP date of no later than February 1.

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