Saying No to a Wedding Invitation: Templates

Learn how to decline a wedding invitation politely with our helpful templates. Choose from different scenarios and craft the perfect message to say no.

Template 1: Scheduling Conflict





Dear [Couple’s Names],

Thank you so much for inviting me to your wedding. I am truly honored to be included in your special day. Unfortunately, I won’t be able to attend due to a scheduling conflict that I can’t reschedule.

I wish you both a wonderful wedding day and a lifetime of love and happiness together.

Sincerely,
[Your Name]

Template 2: Financial Reasons

Dear [Couple’s Names],

Thank you for inviting me to your wedding. I’m so excited for you both and wish you all the best on your special day. Unfortunately, due to unexpected financial circumstances, I won’t be able to attend your wedding.

Please know that I’ll be thinking of you and celebrating your love from afar. I hope to catch up with you both soon and celebrate your marriage in person.

Warmly,
[Your Name]

Template 3: Personal Circumstances

Dear [Couple’s Names],

Thank you for inviting me to your wedding. It means a lot to me that you thought of me for such a special occasion. Unfortunately, I won’t be able to attend due to personal circumstances that require my attention at this time.

I’m so happy for you both and wish you a lifetime of love and happiness together. Please know that I’ll be thinking of you on your wedding day and celebrating your love from afar.

Best,
[Your Name]

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