All About Handfasting
This page will contain sample invitation wordings and examples of what might go on inserts.
Thy presence is hereby requested to
Witness the wedding ceremony of
On June the twenty-third,
in the year of two thousand and one
at five o'clock in the afternoon.
Feasting and Merriment to follow the ceremony.
Here's the program we printed on parchment and tied up like scrolls with ribbon. We had my niece hand them out as people entered the grounds. Programs are not "required" by any means, but we thought it would help with the flow of things if people knew what to expect, and we didn't have to have ushers.
The Wedding of Bryan and Laura
June 23, 2001
We would like to give our deepest appreciation to the following people:
The Bridal Party: Best Woman and Best Man: Kris Millering and Gareth Kilian
Court Dressmaker and Man at Arms: Jennifer Evans and Storm Wilder
Our Parents: Peter and Valerie Kilian and Lorraine Law
Our Close Friends and Family: That is the rest of you!
Order of Ceremony
Fare Thee Well!