As we assist our clients in planning their wedding, they always ask about “Save the Date” Cards. “Save the Date” cards are informal announcements that are sent out 9-12 months before your wedding date. The purpose of sending them so early is to allow your guests to mark your wedding date on their calendar and begin to make necessary travel arrangements. Destination weddings and weddings that fall around a major holiday are definitely good candidates for sending “Save the Date” cards. The cards can be very basic with just the date and city/state location of the wedding or it can contain a bit more information such as hotel/transportation accommodations and your wedding website.
Here are a few neat ideas for “Save the Dates” that have lots of personality.