Wedding Invitation Quotes
The perfect phrase or word sets the tone for any special occasion. Taking time to consider the words used make an impact on everyone. Speeches in history became memorable by the correct words. Throughout history, speeches have brought end to wars and walls down, like the Berlin Wall. The speeches were not written haphazardly but with deep thought and care. Give the wedding invitation the same consideration our founding forefathers gave to the written documents, which changed our country.
Wedding invitations are meant to express the new beginning of the couple. Use a special quote to express the love shared and exchanged. Show the love with added designs such as doves, wedding rings interlocking, or a flower with the theme of the wedding.
Protocol for wedding invitations is no longer the same standards as in the past. Invitations can be created with personalized themes, colors, and sayings. Make the invitation as unique as the beginning of the union between the couple.
After the theme of the wedding is selected, the decision to create the invitation will be easier. Most prospected brides carry the wedding theme onto the invitations giving the guests a taste of the celebration yet to come. Try to avoid mixing themes or color which can appear obnoxious or unpleasant.
Including a quote in the wedding invitation can make the invitation unique while maintaining a level of etiquette. Select a quote about love from many sources to state the love share between the couple to help set a special theme. Research different quotes or saying which express the relationship. Remember with all the information about the ceremony and reception, too much additional information can make the invitation look cluttered. Keep quotes or sayings to a minimal.
When choosing the fonts for the invitation to take into consideration the printer may charge an additional fee for the special print. Some printers also charge an extra fee for additional writing such as the quotes that may be added to the invitation.
Include in the invitation information regarding the reception. For out of town guests, include a map the location of the ceremony as well as the reception if the reception is to be in a different location.
To add an additional touch to the invitations, couples may decide to add on the back of the invitation statements to express “10 reasons why I love John or Sally.” This creates a unique touch to the invitation by allowing the guests to see the expressions of love between the couple.
For the reception, RSVP card or responses are a good concept especially if the reception is catered. The response cards should have a stamp on the return envelope and placed inside the invitation when mailed.
Consider the weight of the invitation and the response card when placing postage on the outgoing envelope. Take a sample of the invitation to the post office to verify the weight so avoid the invitations being returned for improper postage.
Etiquette for invitation is to be considered above all things. Listed below are issues to be addressed:
If the parents of the bride and groom are to be listed on the invitation, list the parents by the legal names. List the father first with the mother afterwards.
If the parents of the bride or groom have been divorced and are remarried, list the individual parent along with the new spouse separately by the legal names as the parent to either the bride or the groom. List the parent first followed by the spouse.
If a parent is deceased and to be used on the invitation, list the parent with the legal name.
On the envelope, address the guests as Mr. and Mrs. when addressing a family. If the guest is single then address the guest as Miss.
Some brides want a special calligraphy used for addressing the invitations. The services can be found at most printers supplying the invitations. Inquire about the additional services of the printer to avoid stress of locating the additional a service for the calligraphy if this is an option decided upon.
Ask the printer questions about the styles of invitations, which may can the prices to change from the advertised prices.
Take precautions to eliminate any possible mistakes for the printing of the invitations. Verify all the spelling of names and grammar.
Make the wedding invitation a spectacular presentation which will become a cherish memory for many years.
Famous wedding quotes, love quotes
Some marriage invitation quotes you can use to add something special to your invitation wording:
Wedding invitation quote #1
Love knows no limit to its endurance, no end to its trust. Love still stands, when all else has fallen. – 1 Corinthians 13: 4-8
Wedding invitation quote #2
True morality consists not in following the beaten track, but in finding out the true path for ourselves and in fearlessly following it. -Mahatma Gandhi
Wedding invitation quote #3
Love fills the moment and the moment begins eternity
Wedding quote #4
Where is the most beautiful spot in the universe? Don’t look here and there; come within you. When you are here, then any place becomes beautiful. Then wherever you go, you add beauty there. – Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
Wedding quote #5
True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen – Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Wedding quote #6
In this world of uncertainty and confusion we two have found each other… different yet alike. we have grown together in love and understanding
Wedding quote #7
Life without love is like a tree Without blossom and fruit. – Khalil Gibran
Wedding quote #8
To get the full value of joy You must have someone to divide it with. – Mark Twain
Wedding quote #9
A heart that loves is always young. – Greek Proverb
Wedding quote #10
Marriage is a book of which the first chapter is written in poetry and the remaining chapters written in prose. – Beverly Nichols
Funny wedding quotes and wedding sayings
Wedding quote #11
When a newly married couple smiles, everyone knows why. When a ten-year married couple smiles, everyone wonders why
Wedding quote #12
Marriage is like a hot bath. Once you get used to it, it’s not so hot
Wedding quote #13
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards – Benjamin Franklin
Wedding quote #14
Marriage is the only war where you sleep with the enemy – Gary Busey
Wedding quote #15
The surest way to be alone is to get married – Gloria Steinem
Wedding quote #16
The most dangerous food is wedding cake
Wedding quote #17
Marriage isn’t a word. It is a sentence.