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Contrary to what many people think, announcements aren't a way of subtly asking for wedding gifts. Announcements are a perfectly acceptable way to let friends and family who weren't at the wedding know that you and your beloved have tied the knot. If they are overjoyed and want to send a gift, that's fine, but the announcement is just that, an announcement, and not a way of getting more presents.