What do you say at a wedding shower?
How early do you send out wedding shower invitations?
When should I send bridal shower invitations? Bridal shower invitations should go out between six and eight weeks before the event, depending on how many out-of-towners are on the list. Make sure guests RSVP to one person (the maid of honor, for example) to keep numbers organized.
What is the purpose of a wedding shower?
A bridal shower is a party specifically for the bride. No men allowed. The main purpose of the party is for all your lady friends to come over (or go out to a restaurant or some other destination), and shower you with gifts in anticipation for your new life as a married woman.
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Does the groom need to be at the bridal shower?
What Is the Groom's Role? Unless you're having a Jack and Jill bridal shower, the groom does not need to attend the bridal shower. However, it's not uncommon for the fiancé to make an appearance towards the end of the event to say thank you. After all, many of the gifts are for him, as well.
How do you address wedding invitations?
A simple tip on how to address wedding invitations to include a guest is to write 'Ms. Bennet and guest'. It sounds nicer than plus one and is clear that they are allowed to bring someone. This phrase is only necessary for the inner envelope and on the outer envelope you can just put 'Ms.