A Save the Date card is likely the first taste of your upcoming wedding for many of your guests. Therefore, you want it to really stand out! It’s a great way to give a little tease of what your wedding is going to be like as well as getting the attention of your friends and family. Your Save the Date does its job best when it is attention-grabbing; your guests will actually remember to save the date! Here are 10 ideas to inspire you to create the perfectly unique Save the Dates for your wedding!
This is such a cute idea for a Save the Date! Even if you aren’t having a destination wedding like with this Parisian example, you can find wonderful maps of the area your wedding will take place and use those to create these fun Save the Dates!
There is nothing more custom than a fingerprint, so by combining yours and your S.O’s fingerprint you are guaranteeing a completely unique Save the Date! It’s symbolic of your upcoming union, not to mention being super cute!
Fingerprint Save the Date set of 25 | $62.50
If you want your guests to celebrate when they receive your Save the Date, send it on a confetti popper! There is no better way to prepare your guests for the non-stop fun that your wedding is going to be, as well as making opening their mail a more fun experience than they’ve probably ever had.
Do you and your S.O. love music? Do you happen to have a large record collection and no room to store them anymore? We have the perfect solution: vinyl record Save the Dates! Place your custom label with the Save the Date information over the original label and you have amazingly cool Save the Dates to share with your friends and family!
Love Story Flowchart
Give your guests a “long story short” with your Save the Dates! Not only is it super sweet, but it allows your guests to feel more of a connection with the two of you as a couple. There are so many ways to make this unique, and we guarantee your friends will love it!
For an invitation that combines whimsy and practicality, choose something like this puzzle magnet! Not only is it cute, fun, and provides all the necessary information, the fact that it’s a magnet means your guests have a constant reminder of your impending nuptials!
Puzzle Magnet | $40+
For a Save the Date that your loved ones will be truly excited to receive, consider one in the form of the label on a bottle of wine! Any Save the Date that catches the attention of your invitees is a good one, and wine is a foolproof way to catch someone’s attention!
Wine Bottle Label | $5.90
For the artistic couple, what better design for your Save the Date than a watercolor map?? We absolutely love this idea and your guests will too! This watercolor style is the perfect introduction to a dreamy and romantic wedding and is just so cute.
Watercolor Hawaii Map | $3.50/ea
Do you want your reception to be a dance party? Then give your guests some dancing lessons beforehand with your Save the Dates! Choose from a handful of different classical dances, and your reception will be a waltzing success!
For a super unique, fun, and nostalgic Save the Date, have it turned into a viewfinder! This is no doubt one of the most entertaining ways to request that your guests save the date for your wedding. Include some of your engagement pictures, information about the wedding, and anything else you’d like to share with your guests. We are so obsessed with this idea!
Custom Viewfinder | $8-$30