The return address usually goes on the back flap of the envelope. Also, the return address used should be that of the person(s) whom you’ve designated to receive response cards, be it your parents or you (traditionally, whoever is hosting the wedding handles response cards).
How do you address a married couple with return address?
Address a married couple using “Mr.” and “Mrs.” followed by the shared last name. For example, “Mr. and Mrs. Doe.”
What name do you put on the return address for save the dates?
Be Consistent About Titles
There’s no rule that says you need to use titles (Mr., Ms., and Mrs.) when addressing your save the dates — the level of formality is up to you. If you forego titles here, you can still use them on invitations.
How do you write a married couple’s name?
- Married couples who both use the husband’s last name should be Mr. and Mrs. …
- Married couples who use different last names should use Ms. and Mr. …
- Unmarried couples and samegender couples who live together should follow the above rule as well.
When addressing a couple who comes first?
Addressing a Couple
Nowadays, the order of the names—whether his name or hers comes first—does not matter and either way is acceptable. The exception is when one member of the couple ‘outranks’ the other—the one with the higher rank is always listed first.
How do you address future Mr and Mrs?
Invites should always be addressed properly, especially if they are formal invites. To properly address a couple that lives together, they should be addressed to “Ms. Jane Smith” on the first line, then on a second line “Mr. Bill Johnson,” no “and” connecting their names.
Can you handwrite save the date addresses?
The mailing envelope on save-the-dates is typically addressed by hand, but you may also use a calligraphy-style font from your computer, if you choose this option, print directly on an envelope, not on an address label.
Can the return address be the same as the mailing address?
The Postal Service encourages mailers to use return addresses because if the piece is undeliverable we can return it. The return address has the same elements as the Delivery Address and must be placed in the upper left corner of the address side or in the upper left of the addressing area.