Royal Wedding Guests Invited... Via Fax?
Apparently that's modern enough for Wills and Kate
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 26, 2011 9:09 AM CST
Britain's Prince William, with his gilrfriend Kate Middleton, watch the England against Italy Six Nations rugby match at Twickenham stadium in London, Saturday Feb. 10, 2007.   (AP Photo/PA, David Davies)

(Newser) – Prince William and Kate Middleton are said to want a modern wedding—in, apparently, every way except one. Save-the-date cards were recently sent to Europe’s royal families … by fax. Despite the fact that the technology is a bit outdated, it was still a more “efficient” way of disseminating the information, a courtier tells the Daily Mail. And never fear: Handwritten, gold-embossed invitations will be sent to the 1,800 invited guests next month. Click to see another way Kate Middleton has been preparing for her nuptials.