Congratulations on your engagement! One of the first (and most fun) tasks is to set a date for your wedding. Once you’ve done this, you’ll want to let people know so they can save the date. It is the perfect opportunity to delight your guests with an announcement about your upcoming nuptials. If you’re looking for creative and cute ideas, we’ve rounded up 30+ of our favorite save the date ideas. Just use these save-the-date ideas as inspiration for your own invitation cards.
Photo vellum overlay
These save the date cards are printed on transparent vellum, which allows your picture underneath to shine through!
Don’t want your guests to forget when your big day is? Mark their calendars for them! This popular option is all over the internet for good reason: it’s simple, direct, and adorable.
Rustic Wooden Magnets
Give your guests a treat with a handmade, wooden save-the-date magnet. These designs are the perfect complement to your rustic outdoor wedding.
Showcase that incredible engagement photo somewhere other than your Facebook feed. Make your photos last forever with these beautiful save-the-date postcards and cards.
Use the past as your inspiration and pair a photo from your engagement shoot with this timeless Polaroid save-the-date. It’s familiar, nostalgic, and can set the tone for your wedding stationery and theme.
Message In a Bottle
Take inspiration from the sea with these fun message-in-a-bottle date savers. If you’re planning a destination wedding or a beachfront ceremony, this is a charming nod to what’s to come.
Pencil Us in
We loved this literal save-the-date, inviting guests to actually “pencil in” the couple’s nuptials.
Planning a destination wedding? You need these save the dates.it’s the perfect way to get your guests excited about the fun travel to come.
Vellum will always leave a lasting impression on you and your guests.
ELEGANT but AFFORDABLE laser cut wedding invitations are among the freshest and most exciting technology you can see.
The way light dances on the foil truly mesmerizes and hints at an enchanting evening for you and your guests.
For bookworms and fans of all things creative, these bookmark save-the-dates are an inspired choice. They’re practical and a useful reminder of your wedding date.
The clear acrylic helps your message go above and beyond and exist within any space you choose to place the wedding invites.
love story timeline
we love the idea of providing everyone with a snapshot of your love story on the save the date.
Utterly romantic, the oversized floral illustration on this card will pair perfectly with any type of outdoor, garden-inspired nuptials.
Share the News
This newspaper themed save-the-date is adorable. If you want to share plenty of details about your love story or wedding plans, this could be the template for you.