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9 Creative Mad Libs Wedding Ideas

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Don't tell me you didn't love these as a kid. Give your guests Mad Libs and hilarity will most definitely ensue. You've got choices when it comes to the presentation -- hit them before the wedding even starts with an interactive Mad Libs wedding invitation, or wait until the reception and give them a fun Mad Libs guest book to sign. Here are a few of our favorites!

By Bridget Clegg for TheKnot.com

The Graphic Mad Libs RSVP Card
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Want your guests to return their RSVP cards? Make it a game and you're guaranteed a higher return rate.

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The Painterly Postcard RSVP
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The Mad Libs RSVP card can match any style invitation suite. These letterpressed postcards are tres chic.

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The Mad Libs Response Card and Garland Treatment
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Once your fill-in-the-blank RSVPs are returned, string responses as a garland near the guest book. Personalized and LOL-worthy responses are meant to be shared!

The DIY Mad Libs Time-Killer Place Setting Cards
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Treat your reception guests to a table game. You can order custom Mad Libs place cards from stationery sites and Etsy.

The Mad Libs Story Game For Guests
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Have your friends and family fill out your proposal story or offer some marriage advice while they're waiting for their meals, then collect their answers to read through with your new spouse after the festivities.

The Best-Of Mad Libs Response Sheet
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If you sent out Mad Libs RSVP cards, highlight the best answers and condense into a funny (and telling!) program for the reception.

A Mad Libs Reception Game
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Treat the reception Mad Libs as a way for guests to get to know you better as a couple. Add personal notes like a "Favorites" list where you can quiz everyone on fun facts about you and your fiancé.

Mad Libs Exit Cards
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Pair the exit props with Mad Libs and a golf pencil so guests can jot down responses and drop in a jar on their way out for your big send-off.

The Mad Libs Thank You Card
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Disrupt the traditional -- and dare we say dreaded -- task of writing thank you notes by creating a confetti-filled package for each guest. Include a Mad Libs thank you card and a photo strip from the reception. Who wouldn't want to open that note?

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