Planning your dream honeymoon can be wonderful, but after all of the wedding expenses the idea of paying for the trip may seem daunting. Creating a honeymoon fund is a great way for your guests to contribute directly to your trip! You may love the idea, but sometimes finding the right wording to tell your guests can be difficult. Here are some ideas for a polite way to ask for contributions:
As we start our lives together, we’re thankful for all of you who have inspired us and supported our commitment. To celebrate our marriage, we’re planning an amazing trip to _____- the first experience in a lifetime of shared memories. If you feel inclined to contribute, we would be most appreciative. Of course, when all’s said and done, the best part is having you in our lives. We can’t wait to share the memories with you when we return!
Your presence at our wedding is the greatest gift we could ask for. The time, effort, and expense of traveling to be with us is something we deeply appreciate in our hearts, and we are so thrilled that we will be able to celebrate this happy occasion with you. Because we have been blessed to have a lot of the “essential home items” for a newly hitched couple, we hope you find this fund as a way to help us make our perfect honeymoon come true! While _____ and I have taken many exciting trips together, we are very much looking forward to our first real adventure as husband and wife!
The biggest gift to us is your attendance and celebration of our marriage. To celebrate our wedding we’re going on a once-in-a-lifetime honeymoon which will give us memories we will always remember, so if you do wish to give us a gift, we have a honeymoon fund at __________.