Cancelled Engagement: The Announcement
If the wedding invitations or save-the-dates have already been sent, you do need to send an announcement as soon as possible. You can do this either by mail or by phone, whichever you prefer. Be brief and to the point.... Read More
Ask the Editor: Engagement Announcement
My fiancée was married before. Is it still fine to put an announcement in the newspaper, or is that in bad taste?—Jon, New York City, NY You can absolutely still have a newspaper announcement, provided the following is true: Your... Read More
Ask the Editor: Should I send engagement announcements?
I know that you can only send save-the-dates to people who are invited to the wedding, but what about printed engagement announcements? Stacy, Orlando, FL Traditionally, printed engagement announcements aren’t something you should send. You should announce your engagement through... Read More
Ask the Editor: How do I tell my parents we’re engaged?
I just got engaged to my fiancée and because of how far I live from my parents (across the country, actually), they’ve only met her a couple of times. How should I tell them? Luke, Greensboro, NC Well, unless you... Read More