Formal Wedding Invitation Wordings

Formal Wedding Invitation Wordings

A traditional, formal wedding requires all the elements to complement it. So before you send the invitations, checkout the wording samples in this Wedessence article, and be stress-free.
Wedessence Staff
Weddings are so magical, especially for those couples who have decided to spend the rest of their lives with one another. People who are skeptical about the sanctity of marriage or haven't found the right person, may not agree with me calling weddings "magical", but to me, it's true. It's a union of two souls and a promise they make to each other of their eternal love. And the best way to announce it to the family members, friends, colleagues, and the rest of the world is by sending out wedding invitations. But many times, scripting the words for the invitations could be tough.

Right from the announcements to the invitations, a bride has so many details to worry about. Amidst this, it's natural to want some kind of help so that the load can get a bit lighter. But we're here to help. Take a look at some of our suggestions on what you can include in the invitations.
Invitation Samples
While scripting the invitation wordings, it is highly essential that you follow proper etiquette. A formal invitation wording etiquette tell a lot about the couple and gives the guests a chance to prepare themselves for the wedding. So phrasing the words should also be kept in mind while searching for invitation wordings.
Invitation Sample 1
Invitation Sample 2
Invitation Sample 3
Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Barker
request you to join and celebrate
the marriage of their darling daughter,
Harriet Chloe Barker
with
Joseph Malcolm Dawson
(date of the wedding)
(venue for the wedding)

RSVP is requested
on (address) and (telephone number)
Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Barker
and
Mr. and Mrs. Adam Dawson
request the honor of your presence
at the marriage of their children
Harriet Chloe Barker
to
Joseph Malcolm Dawson

RSVP expected.
on (address) and (telephone number)
Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Barker
request the honor of your presence
at the marriage of their daughter
Harriet Chloe Barker
to
Joseph Malcolm Dawson
(date of the wedding)
(venue for the wedding)

Reception to follow
RSVP is requested
on (address) and (telephone number)
Together with their parents
Harriet Chloe Barker
and
Joseph Malcolm Dawson

request the pleasure of your company
at the celebration of their union
(date of the wedding)
(venue for the wedding)

RSVP requested
on (address) and (telephone number)
Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Barker
and
Mr. and Mrs. Adam Dawson
request the pleasure of your company
at the marriage of their children
Harriet Chloe Barker
to
Joseph Malcolm Dawson
(date of the wedding)
(venue for the wedding)

Reception to follow
RSVP is requested
on (address) and (telephone number)
Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Barker
and
Mr. and Mrs. Adam Dawson
invite you to share in the ceremony
uniting their children
Harriet Chloe Barker
and
Joseph Malcolm Dawson

(date of the wedding)
(venue for the wedding)

RSVP requested
on (address) and (telephone number)
Depending on who is sending the invitations, perhaps the bride's parents, bride and groom's parents, or the couple itself, the words can be framed. I hope that these invitations wording samples were helpful and you could find something concrete to write in your own invitations. Till then, congratulations on your upcoming celebrations.