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Evening Wedding Invitations

Evening Wedding Invitations

Weddings are such a happy occasion. What makes them even more special are the little things that go into making them special... The invites, the flower arrangements, etc... So how about taking a look at one such aspect...
Komal Bakhru
For those girls who've been looking forward to their wedding day their entire lives, there is not a thing in the world that can ruin it for them, unless of course, the person planning the wedding is capable of ruining almost anything. Jokes aside, not a person in the world would want a wedding day to turn into one big mess. It's one day that everybody would like to see pass off beautifully. After all, for some girls, it's like a fairytale come true. The first step to seeing this day work out well is to pick the wedding invitation well. The invites must look appropriate depending on the time of the day that the wedding is going to take place. While morning weddings allow you to work with light and sober colors, evening wedding invites allow a certain richness to their look. Wedding invitations, or save the date cards must work in accordance with the wedding set up. A formal wedding calls for a formal invitation, while for an informal wedding you can make do with something that goes easy, where looks are concerned. Invites for an evening wedding are one such example. Whether you've decided to go ahead with a fairytale wedding, or you've chosen to keep it laid-back, there is an invitation to suit your every mood, so how about we see what your options for an evening wedding are...

Evening Wedding Invitation Wording & Template

It goes without saying that the wording on any wedding invitation must come across as warm and welcoming. Your guests must get the feeling that their presence at the wedding would truly be valued. If you aren't sure what your wedding invitation must look like, keep it simple, yet genuine. This would be better appreciated than something utterly ostentatious and unwelcoming. Simple points like using nice wedding invitation paper can also make a huge difference. If you still don't know how to work around it, look at the evening wedding invitation templates to follow...

Template # 1

Mr. & Mrs. (Name)

request the pleasure of the company of

Mr. & Mrs. (Guest name)

at an Evening Reception to celebrate the wedding of the daughter

(Bride's Name)
(Groom's Name)

to be held at

(Day & Date)


Template # 2

Mr. & Mrs. (Host name)

would be delighted to have the company of

(Guest name)

at an evening reception
to celebrate the marriage of their daughter

(Name of Bride)
(Name of Groom)

on (Day & Date)

at (Time)

at (Venue)

The above given templates would work well in case of formal weddings when the parents of the bride are playing host to the wedding reception. However, if it is the couple themselves who are hosting the do, informal is OK, and the following invitations may be used...

Template # 3



are getting married on

(Day & Date)

and are celebrating with a party

on (Day & Date)

at (Time)

at (Venue)

Please join us on this special occasion


Template # 4

Miss (Name) and Mr (Name)

request the pleasure of
your company

at an evening reception

to celebrate their marriage

at (Venue), (Location)

on (Day & Date)

at (Time)


Hopefully, the given templates will give you an idea regarding the invitations. If you are the kind that likes to go all out, you could also turn to something like using an evening wedding invitation poem. It's romantic, and you could go all the way if mushy is what you're aiming at!

Evening Wedding Invitation Text

So, the wordings for the invitation have been chosen, but what about the text used? It is important to make sure that your evening wedding invitation text looks festive enough, so as to create a look that's appropriate for a wedding invite in the first place. Think of the variety of fonts available each time you use a word document on your computer. Would you really like Times New Roman on a wedding invitation? I think not! I'm sure you wouldn't want anything spooky looking either. The right choice here would be something that looks elegant, and eligible all at the same time. In a case like such, why not consider some calligraphy or very simply something cursive. If you lack surety regarding the text or font that you want to use, ask around at the printer's, because if there's one person that will be able to guide you in this regard, it will be the people responsible for printing innumerable wedding invitations.

Affordable Invitations

Even though a wedding is one such day when most people do not want to cut costs only because they think it'll turn the entire day into one big mess, there are a lot of people who would much rather economize on certain things if they could. Inevitably, that one thing is the invitation. Make no mistake though, the desire to save on invites is no crime. As long as they're pretty and presentable, they could be made at home too. In fact, for those looking at cheap invitations, homemade wedding invitations most certainly are one of the best available options. Beads, ribbons, bows... Take your pick from the variety of embellishments you can use to make your own invitations. If you aren't the one to go through all that effort, look for packages that will allow you cheaper invitations. At the end of the day, the point is good looking invites, not the money spent on them.

Often, it may seem like these things do not matter, but you'd be surprised to find out that a lot of people judge even the littlest of things. Why give anyone a chance to judge you, right? It's the little things that make big, lasting impressions, and with a wedding in question, I'm sure you would want to create such an impression. Now, I only hope that the given suggestions render useful, and you get yourself the perfect invitations along with the perfect evening wedding itself!