If you’ve decided on the perfect wedding invitation wording that fits your personality, theme, and keeps both sets of parents happy, it’s time to focus on your response cards. While your wedding invitation sets the stage for your wedding day, your (returned) RSVP’s play a vital role for tallying an accurate guest count, as well as providing menu selections or dietary restrictions and in some cases, special requests, such as songs titles to add on to your reception playlist. Not sure where to start or what to include? Today, we’re giving you response card wording inspirations that will coordinate with every type of theme.
Traditional Response Card Wording
KINDLY REPLY ON OR BEFORE MAY 24TH
_______ACCEPTS WITH PLEASURE
_______DECLINES WITH REGRET
THE FAVOR OF YOUR RESPONSE IS REQUESTED BY MAY 17TH
______ ACCEPTS ______DECLINES
PLEASE INDICATE THE NUMBER OF ENTRÉE PREFERENCES:
_____FILET MIGNON _____SALMON EN CROUTE
RESPOND ON OR BEFORE JULY 26
_______YES _______ NO
GUESTS ATTENDING ______OF______
ANY DIETARY REQUIREMENTS? __________________________
Fun Response Card Wording
RSVP ON OR BEFORE JULY 19
_____WILL BE THERE WITH BELLS ON!
_____WILL BE THERE FREE OF BELLS
_____WILL BE THERE… UNDECIDED ON BELLS
_____WILL NOT BE THERE… HEARD THERE WILL BE PEOPLE WEARING BELLS
_____WILL NOT BE THERE…REGARDLESS OF THE BELL CONTROVERSY
Mad Lib Response Card Wording
PLEASE RESPOND BY JUNE 1st
YOUR NAME(S) WILL/WILL NOT
BE THERE TO _____________________
AS JAKE BECOMES A BAR MITZVAH.
WHEN THE INVITATION ARRIVED I/WE
PAST TENSE VERB
AND EXCLAIMED _____________________!!
WE CAN’T WAIT TO SEE HIM
_____________________ THE TORAH.
I/WE WILL DANCE IF YOU PLAY _____________________.
Whether your wedding style is traditional, formal, or casual, this is your opportunity to let your personalities shine. Be creative in your wording, especially if you’re a laid back, lighthearted, or even humorous couple. Just don’t forget to include a pre-addressed AND stamped envelope for guests to easily reply “yes” or “no” to your wedding. After all, receiving your RSVP’s is part of the wedding invitation fun! Don’t forget ‘RSVP to me‘ can suggest MANY wording options during your wedding invitation design process.