There are many types of wedding invitations to choose from when planning a wedding. Before making your decision, consider the type of wedding that you are having. This can dictate whether a classic style invitation is right for you or if you should use another style. There are several situations where classic wedding invitations are used. The most common is for a wedding that is taking place in a church or another type of formal ceremony.
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.