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Wedding RSVP cards, please help!!

How soon before the wedding should I say people need to RSVP by? The wedding is Oct 22nd this year. Im making out the invites now. I have no clue.

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Natasha31488

Asked by Natasha31488 at 11:58 PM on Jun. 12, 2011 in Relationships

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  • Usually depends on your caterer, and when they need the headcount. Give yourself a week before that deadline so you have time to call anyone who didn't send their rsvp. So, if they caterer needs the final headcount 1 week before the wedding, make the date 2 weeks prior (the 8th).
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:00 AM on Jun. 13, 2011

  • I dont really know the dead line for the caterer yet so Ill just be safe and do Oct 1st? Or is that too early? :/
    Natasha31488

    Comment by Natasha31488 (original poster) at 12:02 AM on Jun. 13, 2011

  • at least 3 weeks before your wedding date, 6 weeks is a good time many venues want final head count between 3-6 weeks.
    Princess_s21

    Answer by Princess_s21 at 12:02 AM on Jun. 13, 2011

  • I'd say 4-6 weeks. You may have to hunt people down for an answer, and you don't want to be doing that in the last week.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 12:04 AM on Jun. 13, 2011

  • 2-3 weeks is the usual
    kaylan010

    Answer by kaylan010 at 12:05 AM on Jun. 13, 2011

  • 4-6 weeks
    rinamomof2

    Answer by rinamomof2 at 6:50 AM on Jun. 13, 2011

  • Call the caterer, and ask. You usually would need notice one week before the wedding, and send out the invite 6 to 8 weeks before the wedding.

    Christine0813

    Answer by Christine0813 at 7:12 AM on Jun. 13, 2011

  • im getting married oct 22nd of this yr too!!!!! i said pls rsvp by oct 1st.
    Natasha31488

    Comment by Natasha31488 (original poster) at 11:18 AM on Sep. 3, 2011

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