Weddings are gratifying and special ceremonies, but they always bring with them specific expectations and code of conduct. As soon as you change your social media status to, I Said Yes!, all your family and friends expect that within a short period, a wedding invitation will be coming their way. Wedding invitations are very important as they inform the guests of the honored ceremony, the date, place, time, and most importantly about the host. So what are the different ways of sending a wedding invitation?
You can choose to send an invitation via mail or online. When sending invitation cards to make sure you have a reply address in place since the guest’s gifts and feedback are likely to be sent to the return address that you will give. It is good to have in mind that all invitations are always addressed to both members of a married couple, so do not use the name of one person only. The inner envelope of invitation card should bear the title, and last names of the specific guests invited as makes the host aware of the persons who are invited to avoid any confusion. The outer envelope is addressed using titles, first, middle, and last names; there should be no abbreviation of any kind.
When mailing the invitation, make sure all invitations are properly stamped and that the address is on all the response card envelopes since this is the standard wedding invitation etiquette, and it also serves as an important courtesy for your guests. The next step is to stuff the envelopes with your wedding invitation ensembles while ensuring that all pieces are arranged in the right way. After that, the next step is just to drop the invitations in the mail; this should be done no later than eight to six weeks before the wedding. Online wedding invitations have their advantages as you do not have to compromise on style unlike the traditional cards.
If you choose to use online wedding invitations, simply go to wedding sites and look for this kind of service and open your account with them. After customizing your wedding invitation, send it to all your guests, who will receive it as a virtual envelope. When they click, it opens, and the invitation and all other interactive items you may have set up for them will come out. A good wedding invitation sets the tone for other people; it makes them envision their special day too.
Whichever method you choose to use to send the invitations, remember that this is the first impression your guests will have of your wedding. Therefore, make an impression that will last by ensuring your all appropriate attention has been assigned to your wedding invitation. If you do it right, you will have successfully set the stage for your guests to share and enjoy blissful memories of your big and special day. Building anticipation is the best way of ensuring that your big day will be remembered for years to come, and the best way of achieving that is by sending a good wedding invitation.