Do the brides parents names go on the invitation?
The name of the bride always precedes the groom’s name. Formal invitations issued by the bride’s parents refer to her by her first and middle names, the groom by his full name and title; if the couple is hosting by themselves, their titles are optional.
Do you write Mom and Dad on wedding invitations?
It’s the equivalent of calling them ‘Mother’ and ‘Father’, which sounds contrived unless that’s what you usually call your parents. … So, I’d recommend using whatever name you naturally call your parents is best, even if it’s a nickname such as Pops or Mumma.
Do grooms parents go on invitation?
It is very common to name the groom’s parents at some stage on the invite. This is the polite and proper thing to do if they’ve helped you pay for your big day. Some modern couples don’t like the formality of traditional wedding invitation etiquette.
What is the wedding invitation etiquette?
Wedding invitations should include the full names of the couple getting married, those of the hosts (if they’re different), and the place and time of the ceremony—that’s it. These invites, by Epoch Designs, do just that.
When addressing a couple who comes first?
Both husband and wife use their first names, with the wife’s name listed first and the husband’s second. It helps to remember the old Southern rule of always keeping the man’s first and last name together.
How do you write plus one on wedding invite?
When addressing the outside envelope, write the guest’s first and last name while not adding “and guest”. This allows the guest who is invited to understand the invitation is directed towards them. Once they open the card, they will be able to see the “plus one”.
Does the bride put her last name on invitations?
Last names aren’t needed for the bride or groom if their parents are listed on the invitation. Typically, wedding invitations include the first and middle names of both the bride and groom, and the first, middle and last names of the bride and groom if parents aren’t listed.