Designing and sending out your wedding invitations is such an exciting step in the wedding planning process. It almost feels like the first movement towards the big day. Picturing your guests breaking the seal on the envelope and getting a first glimpse at the aesthetic and details of your wedding is a big deal! Invitation etiquette and the process is so important. However, it’s not common knowledge and that’s where we come in! Your Buckhead wedding planner can guide you in everything from invitation wording to properly informing guests about wedding weekend details. It’s all in the stationery! Today we’re focusing on the invitation essentials and four mistakes to avoid. Let’s get to it!
Here is the essential information you need to include on the actual invitation:
When it comes to wording, there’s no need to fret. This is an element that your stationer or planner will know through and through. You’ll just need to let them know the above information and they’ll word it perfectly. If everyone invited to the ceremony is also invited to the reception, another essential piece to include is reception information. Along with that, you’ll need to include an RSVP card as well. A quick tip to remember as well is always ordering a few extra invites for styling on the day of and a few to have on hand just in case!
In the wedding invitation world there are definitely some faux pas that should always be avoided. Steering clear of these elements will keep your invitations classy and tasteful.
We hope these tips and tricks have helped steer you in the right direction! As your Buckhead wedding planner, we love the invitation crafting process. It’s such an exciting and important step to focus on!
Written By: Rachel Hegner