There comes a time in every millennial’s life when she will start receiving mail again. Remember what it was like to receive something other than bills in your mailbox? Ever since we all went paperless we find almost no reason to check our mail, because anything exciting will come in a box to your door or doorman.
Yet, somewhere in your twenties things change. Somewhere in this decade, and the next, you or your friends start getting engaged (and most likely all at once).
Suddenly your mail is filled with save-the-dates for bridal showers, engagement parties, bachelorette parties, thank-God-I’m-not-single-anymore-and-didn’t-disappoint-my-parents parties, and the wedding itself. For some girls, this also means getting the prized “Will You Be My Bridesmaid” invitations.
These used to come just by simply asking, or – if you were really lucky – on fancy stationery. Now, the competition is at its peak, and these are some of my favorite contenders (take note, friends):