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Sample Wedding Announcement Wording

Sample Wedding Announcements

The wording for the wedding invitations is based on several factors including who will be paying for the ceremony, how formal the ceremony will be, and the current status of the parents. The following is a list of sample wedding announcement wording.

Here is an example of standard invitation from the brides parents.

Mr. and Mrs. Willam Dweyer
request the honor of your presence
at the marriage of their daughter
Angela Marie
to
Thomas William Abernathy
at the Saint Anthony's Cathedral
Saturday, the Fourteenth of August
Six o'clock in the evening

Here is slight variation of the standard invitation from the brides parents.

Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Stewart
have the honor of announcing
the marriage of their daughter
Joan Mary
to
Mr. Scott Hull Farmer
Saturday, the tenth of July
Two Thousand And Eight
St. Mary's Chapel
Boulder, Colorado

This wedding announcement is based on Both sets of parents are funding the wedding.

Mr. and Mrs. Norman Abshire
and
Mr. and Mrs. Hull Williamson
request the honor of your presence
at the marriage of their children
Wanda Mary and David Andrew
Saturday, the Twenty Fourth of July
Two Thousand And Eight
Denver Art Museum
Denver, Colorado

If the bride's parents are hosting, but would like to include grooms parents on the invitation

Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Franklin
request the honor of your presence
at the marriage of their daughter
Maggie Fay
to Frederick Arnold Klinger
son of Mr. and Mrs. Alan Jerry
Saturday, the Seventh of June
The Georgia Dome
Atlanta, Georgia

If the bride and groom are paying for the wedding themselves, the wording could read like this.

You are cordially invited to celebrate
the wedding of
Mary Francis Brugger
and
Rick Alexander Smith
Saturday, the Twenty Second of August
Two Thousand And Eight
The Chapel on the Square
Boston, Massachusetts

A second option for the wedding announcement for a wedding paid for by the bride and groom is listed here.

Together with their parents,
Mary Francis Bringer
and
Rick Alexander Smith
Saturday, the Twenty Eighth of August
The Little Chapel
Las Vegas, Nevada

Here is a sample wedding announcement based on Divorced parents both hosting the wedding.

Mr. Alex Christian
and
Ms. Michael Oliver request the honor of your presence
at the marriage of their daughter
Jenny Temple
to Dean Horton James
Saturday, the Seventh of August
Weddings by the Sea
Carmel, California

 

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