Ideas on How to Make Your Guest List
The best way to start a guest list for any family function or party is to first start with your Christmas card address list or to check out you address book. If you have no list at all to start from then sit down and write all family members and friends that comes into your head. If you are planning a get together for your child graduation then ask them for their input also. Be sure to hold on to this list of names you never know when it will come in handy.
When the list is made up you are now ready to write out the invitations. It is alright to announce the gathering you have planned or you may decide to do it with invitations. If it is a graduation, many schools will limit the amount of people your child can invite, if it is a baby shower or a birthday party then limit yourself to the closest family members and friends. Of there are less people at the party then there is less commotion.
There are lots of different ways to invite people to a gathering. You may choose to have the invitations made up professionally. Also they are available at your local party supply store. Any handmade invitation is a piece of art and they are begging to be all the rage these days, also more and more people are turning to email to send their invitations. Even you may print them right form you own printer at home. However you do it do not stress yourself, the day you are planning will be more enjoyable that way.
Make sure that any invitations that need to be sent in the mail should be sent out three weeks ahead of time. If you look on the Internet you will find many great ideas on how you could word your invitations.