Wording Options

Listed below are various wording combinations to fit almost any wedding scenario. Whether traditional, formal, elegant or casual you’ll find something to suit your style here. I hope this helps make creating the invitation you’ve envisioned easier!

1. Bride’s parents issue invitations

Mr. and Mrs. Emery S. Williams
request the honor of your presence
at the marriage of their daughter
Rachel Joann
to
Mr. Peter Pierre Wentworth
Saturday, the sixteenth of July
two thousand seventeen
four o’clock in the afternoon
St. Mary’s Church
675 East Street
Newport, Rhode Island

2. Bride’s parents issue invitations

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Jones
invite you to share in the joy
of the marriage uniting their daughter
Jennifer Marie
to
Mr. Christian Allan Wright
son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Phillips
Saturday, the sixteenth of July
two thousand seventeen
six o’clock in the evening
Holy Trinity Church
465 Memorial Boulevard
Newport, Rhode Island

3. Both sets of parents issue invitations

Mr. and Mrs. Corey James Barnes
and Mr. and Mrs. Daniel James Smith
request the honor of your presence
at the marriage of their children
Maria Sanford Barnes
and
Jonas Daniel Smith
Saturday, the fifteenth of August
two thousand seventeen
five o’clock in the afternoon
St. Mary’s Chapel
426 South Main Steet
Newport, Rhode Island

4. One parent deceased, remaining parent not remarried

Mr. Emmett W. Harris
requests the honor of your presence
at the marriage of their daughter
Gabrielle Elise
to
Mr. Jonathan Michael Brady
Saturday, the fifth of August
two thousand seventeen
three o’clock in the afternoon
St. Sebastian Church
Main Street
Rockport, Massachusetts

5. Both parents deceased, invitations issued by an elder brother

Mr. and Mrs. Stephan P. Moore

request the honor of your presence
at the marriage of his sister
Julia Rose

to
Mr. Richard Franklin Henry

Saturday, the fifth of August
two thousand seventeen

five o’clock in the afternoon

St. Mary’s Chapel

426 South Main Street

Newport, Rhode Island

6. Wedding invitation issued by parents

Mr. and Mrs. James T. Wentworth

and
Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Martin
request the honor of your presence

at the marriage of their children
Keira Rae Wentworth

and

Robert Michael Martin

Saturday, the fifteenth of August
two thousand seventeen

five o’clock in the afternoon
St. Mary’s Chapel

426 South Main Street

Franconia, New Hampshire

7. Groom’s parents issue invitations

Mr. and Mrs. Alex S. Hamilton
have the honor of announcing
the marriage of
Norah Michelle
to their son
Mr. Evan Paul Hamilton
Saturday, the fifteenth of August
two thousand seventeen
five o’clock in the afternoon
St. Mary Chapel
426 South Main Street
Newport, Rhode Island

8. Bride’s mother has remarried

Mrs. Anna Joanne Powell
requests the honor of your presence
at the marriage of her daughter
Joanna Elizabeth Regan
to
Mr. Jason David Burton
Saturday, the twentieth of August
two thousand seventeen
five-thirty in the evening
Glen Manor House
Glen Road
Portsmouth, Rhode Island

 

9. Issued by bride’s mother and stepfather

Mr. and Mrs. James Timothy Wesson
request the honor of your presence
at the marriage of Mrs. Wesson’s Daughter
Melissa Sloane Smith
to
Mr. Jonathan Peter Buckley
Saturday, the twentieth of June
two thousand seventeen
five-thirty in the afternoon
Belcourt Castle
Bellevue Avenue
Newport, Rhode Island

10. Bride and groom issue invitations

Miss Josie Rae Thompson
and
Mr. Timothy Edward Johnson
together with their parents
request the favor of your presence
at their marriage
Saturday, the twentieth of June
two thousand seventeen
five-thirty in the afternoon
Holy Trinity Cathedral
45 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, Rhode Island 

11. Bride and groom issue invitations

Julia Evans Smith
and
Kevin Jackson Rogers
request the honor of your presence
to share in the celebration
of their marriage
Saturday, the twentieth of June

two thousand seventeen
five-thirty in the afternoon
Holy Trinity Cathedral
45 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, Rhode Island

12. Reception at friends

Please join family and friends
in celebrating the marriage of
Kimberly Wilson and Michael Gates
Saturday, the twentieth of June
two thousand seventeen
at five-thirty in the afternoon
Holy Trinity Cathedral
45 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, Rhode Island

Reception to follow at the home of
Dave and Mary Williams
695 Elm Street

 

13. Reception invitation

Mr. and Mrs. Richard James Lawton
request the pleasure of your company
at the marriage reception of their daughter
Bethann Mitchell
and
Mr. Nicholas James Bennett
Saturday, the fifteenth of August
two thousand seventeen
at five o’clock in the afternoon
Glen Manor House
Portsmouth, Rhode Island

14. Reaffirming vows

The honor of your presence is requested
as we reaffirm our vows
of love and commitment
and celebrate 25 years of marriage
Saturday, May twenty-second
two thousand seventeen
at five o’clock in the evening
dinner and dancing
immediately following the ceremony
The Harrington Farm
Princeton, Massachusetts
Julia and Martin Williams

15. Post ceremony celebration

Nichole Tabitha Taylor
and
Justin Michael Thompson
are pleased to announce
they will be married
on Saturday, June fifth
during a private ceremony
on the island of Oahu
Please join us for a celebration toast
when we return as
husband and wife
Friday, August 20th, 2017
at 7:00 p.m. The Moorings
Newport, Rhode Island

16. Contemporary wording 

This day I will marry my best friend
the one I laugh with, live for, love
Rebecca Avery Williams
and
Peter Alexander Weston
invite you to share in their love
as they exchange wedding vows
Saturday the eighteenth of August
two thousand seventeen
three o’clock in the afternoon
Regatta Place
Newport, Rhode Island
Reception to follow

17. Contemporary wording 

Rebecca Avery Williams
and
Peter Alexander Weston
have chosen the first day of their new life together as
Saturday, the eighteenth of August,
two thousand seventeen
together with their families, they invite you to share in their joy
as they exchange wedding vows
three o’clock in the afternoon

Regatta Place
Newport, Rhode Island
The celebration continues with a dinner
reception following the ceremony.

18. Casual wording 

The pleasure of your company
is requested at the marriage of
Pamela Jean O’Neil
and
Evan James Bennett
Friday the eighth of June
two thousand seventeen
six o’clock in the evening
St. Mary’s Church
Newport, Rhode Island

19. Casual wording 

Because you’ve shared in their lives by your friendship and love your company is requested
at the marriage of
Leslie McMillon
and
Marcus James
Saturday, the twenty-first of July
two thousand seventeen
three o’clock in the afternoon
Greenvale Vineyards
Portsmouth, Rhode Island

 

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