Feeling a bit daunted by wedding paper goods? Don't be! This simple guide will outline everything you need for your wedding. From the necessary invitations to the sentimental extras (like thank you cards), here's the complete guide to wedding stationery.Read More
Etiquette guidelines for wedding invitations can leave you completely overwhelmed. After all, you probably have enough to-dos on your list from catering options to deciding between dahlias and proteas or collecting those pesky RSVPs. Besides, marriage is traditionally a once in a lifetime event, so it’s probably not something many are familiar with. All of that to say: don't stress. I have a fuss-free invitation etiquette guide for brides who aspire for an Emily Post-esque affair.
You might be wondering, why do I even have to worry about invitation etiquette at all? Invitations are becoming more creative and a lot less formal. Generally speaking, the rules are set in place as a guideline for senders and recipients, so both parties will know what to expect. And yes, the rules are, of course, flexible in cases, especially where the design is the most important aspect. But, as a journalism major with an affection for grammar, I like to think there is something commendable about using the proper format where necessary.Read More