05/11/2012 03:23 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Wedding Fail: When Your Last Names Spell Disaster (PHOTOS)

While many couples expect their nuptials (and the planning beforehand) to go off without a hitch, sometimes this optimism is merely wishful thinking. With so many moving parts -- decor, vendors, guests -- couples are bound to have at least one minor crisis before their Big Days.

Sometimes, however, it's not a flower arrangement disaster or a MIA MOH that creates a so-called "wedding fail," but another aspect of the wedding that, while often overlooked, doesn't quite come together as planned.

The bride and groom's names:

Because it's always better to laugh than cry when wordplay disaster strikes, the HuffPost Weddings team is asking you to send in similar engagement or wedding announcement fails -- either your own, your friends' or ones you find in your local newspaper (either online or in print).

You can tweet your findings to @HuffPostWedding, pin them and include @HuffPostWedding in your pins' descriptions or email them to us at We will collect all of your submissions on our "Wedding Comic Relief" board on Pinterest.

In the mean time, have a laugh at these real-life wedding distasters that were sent in by our Twitter followers: