There are many different ways to settle on a color theme for your wedding. Some brides have known since they were little girls what colors they wanted to use in their wedding. Some grooms have a strong opinion about one color or another. Still, other couples choose seasonal color and some choose colors which will coordinate with their wedding flowers. There is no rule for how to choose a color theme, or how many colors to choose. Extend the color theme to your invitations _ Some people want every part of their wedding to be color coordinated. Others are less sure. For some people, the traditional ivory paper is what they always imagined as part of their wedding day, while others want their invitations to be as unique as their relationship with their future spouse.
Sally's parents are divorced but neither has re_married and are both hosting the wedding: Use the format above or if they prefer it, list Sally's mother's name on the first line and her father's on the second. Sally's parents have both remarried and are jointly hosting the wedding. Sally may wish to break with tradition and mention her step parents in which case Sally's mother and her husband's names should be on the first line with her father and his new wife's name on the second. Neither of Sally's parents is living: The invitation should be issued by whichever family member is hosting the wedding or by the couple themselves.