invitations announce a very
important and personal day for your family and your baby. To accentuate
the formal occasion with grace and quality, customize your Christening
invitations from ImpressInPrint.com.
When to order your
invitations need to include important information for your invited
guests. Since this is a formal occassion, you will need to order
your Christening invitations with enough time to send them 6 - 8
weeks in advance of the ceremony date.
invitations - what to include?
Who to send Christening
guests of Christening ceremonies that receive your Christening
Invitations are family, close friends, people
who you percieve will be a part of your baby's life during their
development years and members of your religious organization that
will be influential in their upbringing. Of course, your personal
choices determine who will receive the christening invitations for
your child's ceremony.
What to include on
your customized Christening invitations:
Choose your elegant style
from our selection of Christening invitations and
you can follow some or all of the suggested information
concerning what to include on your cards. Since this
is considered a formal occasion, it is highly recommended
to stay away from using abbreviations of any kind.
Make a short statement of a personal nature on
behalf of your family about how dear and important
this occassion is and your family wants the guest
to share it with you.
State that their presence is requested for the
Christening of "your child's name".
- Date and
Time: Day, date of the Christening ceremony
followed by the time. Example: Saturday, the
twenty-seventh of September eight o'clock in the
It is very important that your Christening
invitations contain the name of the place
you are holding the ceremony. The address should
only include the street and city. You can include
the state should out of town guests be invited.
Zip codes are not included in the location address.
invitations - RSVP cards
Since Christening invitations
are considered to be sent for a formal occasion, it
is proper and customary to include RSVP cards with
a stamped reply envelope. Your RSVP
cards and envelopes can easily be customized,
and pre-printed with your address on the RSVP return
envelope to send with your Christening invitations.
This will save you a lot of time and provide formal,
high-quality invitations and RSVP cards for this important
The RSVP card should include a line
for the respondent to write in their name and address. A "reply
by" date is usually included to entice recipients to reply
as soon as possible.
If guests bring a gift for your baby,
the address list used to send your christening invitations can also
be used to send appropriate thank you cards.