08/12/2010 04:50 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Do's and Don'ts of Summer Wedding Season (Slideshow)

Still miffed you didn't get an invite to the wedding of Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky? Still waiting to receive an invite to Prince William & Katie Middleton's supposed impending nuptials?

Improve your chances of receiving an invite of your own by taking a moment to learn the Do's and Don'ts of wedding etiquette.

The following suggestions are courtesy of Good Housekeeping with images selected by David Lowe of NYPL's Photography Division from our Digital Gallery.