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When do you give the couple their wedding gift

Ive never attended a wedding..not to sound stupid when do we give gifts..?

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MamaOf3Girls09

Asked by MamaOf3Girls09 at 3:52 PM on Aug. 18, 2009 in Home & Garden

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  • there is usually a gift table you put them on at the reception
    Lynette

    Answer by Lynette at 3:54 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • Most of the time they have a gift table or area to put gifts for the couple.
    KalebsMommee

    Answer by KalebsMommee at 4:50 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

  • Well...according to Miss Manners and Emily Post, it's not good form to bring the gifts to the wedding, even though people set up tables for them. Ship them ahead of time. Every bridal registry includes a "ship to" address, and the store will do it all for you. It's far more secure than bringing the gifts to a reception hall, and a lot easier on the bridal party when they don't have to coordinate delivery of said gifts to the couple's home.

    Since you haven't attended a wedding, you should also know that gifts are never opened at the reception anyway.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 5:33 PM on Aug. 18, 2009

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