Check out our top 10 unusual save the date ideas! To be sure your guests will put your wedding date in their diaries send them a unique save the date invitation. We have come up with our favourite and unusual Save the Date ideas, from pets and jigsaws to personalised balloons and more. You’ll be inspired!
It’s important that the most important people you want at your wedding are able to attend, and whilst you are deciding on what sort of wedding invitation to have, make sure you send save the date cards so people know to keep your wedding date free.
These unique save the date ideas will make sure your guests won’t forget your wedding date!
Get our your oil based Sharpie and get creative. Simply blow up your balloons (yes blow them up!) and clip them with something secure enough not to let the air out. Write your message and then deflate the balloon. It’s best to wait 3 days before sending them to be sure they are truly dry and do not smudge. Full tutorial here from Something Turquoise
Get online and order a decorative calendar. Ring your wedding date with a heart. Probably one of the easiest and unusual save the date ideas you’ll find! Source: Pinterest
Do you have a dog. Find a chalkboard with the Save the Date information and get a friend or photographer to capture it. Source: Pinterest
4. 3D De-coder
We loved this innovative idea of using special glasses to read the Save the Date card. Just like when you get your security codes from the banks. Source: Pinterest
Have a unique jigsaw puzzle designed and send it to your guests in a box. It can be as complicated or as easy as you wish to make it, from a simple 6 piece puzzle to hundreds! Although if you would like them to attend it had better not be too difficult. Source: Pinterest
6. Polo Mints
A little bit corny but it made us giggle. Mint to be! Packaged with your names and wedding date. Source: Pinterest
7. Anyone into Origami?
Who remembers playing these when they were kids? All of us I think. It includes room for 8 questions or sayings that you can make personal to you. You’ll find them on Etsy.
8. Pencil Us In
A very simple idea using a wooden pencil, some pretty ribbon and card tags, available from good stationers. Source: Pinterest
Who doesn’t love a fridge magnet? Customise a cute wooden heart with your own message. These can be purchased on Ebay for just £3.99. Source: Pinterest
If you or your other half are into comics and superheros, why not publish your very own Save the Date comic? Available from Etsy.Com
We hope you like our suggestions of unusual Save the Date ideas – it certainly beats sending a postcard. If you have unusual save the date ideas of your own to share, add them below. We’d love to hear all about it.
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