For the invitations, the FI and I are going for something a little non-traditional, but not casual, for the wording.
We’re still looking for ideas for the main invitation, but have found some great alternatives for the Save the Date. Our personalities just don’t fit the whole “Regretfully decline” or “…request the honour of your presence…” For one, “honour” is spelled the traditional way. While I fully respect traditional weddings and feel that if you are a traditional couple, then you should do as you please, but the FI and I want something a little bit more “us.”
Nothing is clearly set in stone, seeing as we have months before a Save the Date or Invite go out in the mail. In the meantime, we are looking into options like:
are tying the knot!
september XX, 2010
formal invitation to follow
As for the invitations, we just cannot find anything we like. Everything is either too informal/casual, or too traditional. We’ve even tried to come up with some ideas of our own, none of which have panned out very well.
So, wedding land. We are looking to you all. Any ideas, tips or suggestions on how we can word our invites? We would love your feedback!