DIY: Wedding Invitation Envelopes - US Address Guidelines

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You’ve picked the perfect wedding invitation and collated all the pieces together and now you have to address the envelopes. Is it any different than addressing a birthday card to your friend? Yes, it definitely is!

It’s not every day that you get married and having a special social event dictates that you would formally address your wedding invitations. We hope that this guide will help you make the process easier.;As with everything, there are always exceptions to the rule and when in doubt, ask the guest what they are comfortable with for the addressing of their name. It will save you a lot of time and energy in the long run.

Sources used: Crane's “Blue Book of Invitation Etiquette.” and Emily Post.

Donna Kim