The typical American family, if it ever existed anywhere outside of a Norman Rockwell painting,

has become a unique + multifaceted.

At Más+Millie we certainly have an appreciation for "the proper way" of things + we're happy to educate you in the formal standards of address. And while there are some etiquette rules we will advise you not to break out of respect regardless of the situation, we also feel that you + your event are just as wonderfully unique as your guests,

which means you have some options.

Below you will find both formal + casual options for some common + not-so-common guest combinations,

assuming only outer envelopes are being used.

married couple

- different last names Address the closest acquaintance first. If you consider them equally as close to you, you may address alphabetically by last name. Mr. Lucas Bravo & Mrs. Mila O'Malley