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Stupid question but noone here knows and I need to get this done

How am I supposed to properly address the envelopes for my wedding invitations? should it be like --The so and so Family or Mr and Mrs so and so and family
Help I am so dang confused!!!

 
hautemama83

Asked by hautemama83 at 11:04 PM on Mar. 17, 2009 in Just for Fun

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Answers (9)
  • I believe either is fine. I can't remember the last time I looked at the way the bride had written out an invite and thought that is just poor etiquette! LOL don't worry so much. . . This day will come and go so quick you'll wish you'd enjoyed it more.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 11:09 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • you could use their last name..... Like To the smith family, or you could use to Mr and Mrs allen brady.... either will work.
    soonmommyof3

    Answer by soonmommyof3 at 11:06 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • We put To: Mr. and Mrs. so and so if no children and if they had children we added and family.
    From: Mr. and Mrs. so and so
    geminisummerz

    Answer by geminisummerz at 11:06 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • For my wedding invites I did 'The so and so family' for couples with kids and just 'Mr. and Mrs. for the couples without.
    AmberBrat

    Answer by AmberBrat at 11:07 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • the to person space should say
    Mr. & Mrs. So - so
    thenthe address
    everything is supposed to be formal so it is all Mr. and Mrs.
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 11:07 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • look up wedding tips and ediquette... i saw something for this... i know it def says about not abbreviating anything except mr. and mrs. and to spell out street and house numbers
    LuvsDanika

    Answer by LuvsDanika at 11:07 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • Ex: Mr. and Mrs. John Doe and family (if they have kids)
    nikkileerue

    Answer by nikkileerue at 11:08 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • Mr and Mrs
    marykay22

    Answer by marykay22 at 11:09 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • Great! Thanks I have been hvaing this on going arguement with my DF about this and how it should be done but now I know!
    hautemama83

    Answer by hautemama83 at 11:09 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

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