Stuck for words?

If you need a little help composing the wording for your invitations, the samples below may be of use.
Depending on how formal your wedding is, don't feel the need to stick to these rigidly.
Some couples prefer to come up with words that are truly personal to them.

 

TRADITIONAL

Mr & Mrs Harold Reed
request the honour of your presence

______________________________________________

 at the marriage of their daughter

Jennifer Ann
to
Mr Liam James Bishop

at St John’s Church, Bath
on Saturday 7th June 2018 at 2 o'clock in the afternoon
and afterwards at The Grand Hotel

RSVP
by 7th April 2018 to
Mr & Mrs Reed, 21 Riverside Road, Bath BA1 2HL

SIMPLE

Together with their families

Jennifer Ann Reed
and
Liam James Bishop

request the pleasure of your company

______________________________________________

at the celebration of their marriage on
Saturday 7th June 2018 at 2pm
St John’s Church, Bath

Dinner and dancing to follow
at the Grand Hotel, Bath


THE BRIDE'S PARENTS HOST

Mr & Mrs Harold Reed
request the honour of your presence

______________________________________________

at the marriage of their daughter

Jennifer Ann
to
Liam James Bishop

on Saturday 7th June 2018 at 2pm
St John’s Church, Bath

GROOM'S PARENTS ARE INCLUDED

Mr & Mrs Harold Reed
request the honour of your presence

______________________________________________

at the marriage of their daughter

Jennifer Ann
to
Liam James Bishop

son of Mr & Mrs Jonathan Bishop

on Saturday 7th June 2018 at 2pm
St John’s Church, Bath


BOTH SETS OF PARENTS

Mr & Mrs Harold Reed
and
Mr & Mrs Jonathan Bishop

request the pleasure of your company

______________________________________________

at the marriage of their daughter

Jennifer Ann
to
Liam James Bishop

on Saturday 7th June 2018 at 2pm
St John’s Church, Bath

YOU'RE HOSTING YOUR OWN (FORMAL)

Miss Jennifer Ann Reed
and
Mr Liam James Bishop

request the honour of your presence

______________________________________________

at their marriage on
on Saturday 7th June 2018
at 2 o'clock in the afternoon
St John’s Church, Bath

Dinner and dancing to follow
at the Grand Hotel, Bath


YOU'RE HOSTING YOUR OWN (INFORMAL)

Jennifer Reed
and
Liam Bishop

request the pleasure of your company

______________________________________________

at their marriage on
on Saturday 7th June 2018 at 2pm
St John’s Church, Bath

Dinner and dancing to follow
at the Grand Hotel, Bath

SINGLE PARENT

Mr Reed
requests the pleasure of your company

______________________________________________

at the marriage of his daughter

Jennifer Ann
to
Liam James

on Saturday 7th June 2018 at 2pm
St John’s Church, Bath

Dinner and dancing to follow
at the Grand Hotel, Bath


DIVORCED PARENT WITH THEIR SPOUSE

Lisa & Harold Reed
request the pleasure of your company

______________________________________________

at the marriage of Harold Reed's daughter

Jennifer Ann
to
Liam James

son of Mr & Mrs Bishop
on Saturday 7th June 2018 at 2pm
St John's Church, Bath

Dinner and dancing to follow
at the Grand Hotel, Bath