Creating and sending invitations tends to be a bigger task than many brides and a groom anticipate and is riddled with questions of how to handle past wedding tradition and today’s more untraditional wedding styles. One such issue that often arises unexpectedly is that of envelopes – whether you want inner and outer envelopes or how to address them correctly.
Traditionally, invitations included an outer envelope that would be envelope that would be addressed and stamped and would be more formal such as “Mr. and Mrs. Sean Smith and Family,” whereas the inner envelope will allow you to write out the name of each guest who is invited to the wedding.
You should also think about how you would like your envelopes addressed, whether you want them printed, hand written, use a stamp or have a calligrapher address each, be sure to check out pricing for the style or styles you want to stay within your wedding budget!