If Sally's parents are issuing the invitation then the wording would read James and Jennifer Smith would like you to help them celebrate the marriage of their daughter Sally to John Brown or similar.Casual wedding invitation wording can include song lyrics, poetry or anything else the couple want. Formal Wedding Invitation Wording Wedding invitation wording etiquette says that a formal wedding invitation should read as follows:
If you want the look of a traditional wedding invitation, but would like to implement your wedding colors, consider using one of your colors as the lining color for the envelopes. This is a subtle and attractive way to customize the appearance of your invitations. Other places to add accent colors are on envelope seals, monograms and motifs. Careful use of color can add drama or whimsy to your invitations without adding much to the price.