For casual ceremonies, the sky is really the limit as to style.
But most weddings follow a certain set of formalities in their
invitations. Here is a template for a normal wedding invitation:
Mr. and Mrs. John Doe
request the honour of your presence
at the marriage of their daughter
Mr. James Henry Smith
on Saturday, the tenth of July
two thousand and five
at seven oclock
First Baptist Church
222 Ellerbe Road
As for a formal wedding template, there are some rules of wording
that are appropriate:
1. Spell out every word, even the date and year. Street, not St.
Road, not Rd.
2. Use Roman numerals in titles, such as David Kenneth Williams
III. Do not use “3rd” or “third”.
3. For weddings in a church, say “request the honour of your
presence”. For non-religious weddings, say “request the pleasure
of your company”.
4. Write out full...