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There’s a lot of pressure to pick the right save the date. It can lay the foundation for the look of your invitations to follow, as well as the rest of the paper goods at your wedding, from the menu to the escort cards.
The save the dates can also set the tone for your wedding. Getting married in a forest? You might want to opt for a mountain look or a more rustic save the date made out of wood or other natural materials. Having a destination wedding? Get creative and send an announcement that's inspired by a luggage tag or boarding pass.
A save the date doesn’t always have to be tied to your wedding theme or other paper details. Modern, minimalist save the dates boasting a photo or two from your engagement shoot have become increasingly common. We’re all for pretty designs, but there’s something about a cute photo of a couple in love that makes us soon.
Here, the best save the dates.
Violin Type Save the Date
We love Zola as a one-stop-shop for literally everything registry and wedding-related. Now you can also get all your stationery needs covered with their services, and get a free wedding website with it as an added bonus! We love the modern-yet-romantic vibe of their designs.
KMK Studio Mason Jar Magnets
This adorable save the date is the perfect thing for a farm wedding—it may even give you some ideas for jam or honey favors at the wedding! The magnetic back ensures that it won't get lost, and it will be a keepsake for friends and family to have on their fridge for years to come.
Paradise Invitations Avriel Vellum Save the Date Cards
There’s something delicately romantic about a vellum save the date. It evokes soft, dreamy vibes. This one features a green watercolor wreath design—perfect for a garden wedding.
Lucky Lady Paper Boarding Pass Save the Date Invitation
Look no further for the perfect save the date for your destination wedding. This boarding pass design is right on point and promises to get your guests excited for the journey ahead.
Papersource Four Square Save the Date Card
Can’t choose a favorite engagement photo? Then this minimalist save the date is right up your alley. Two squares provide all necessary details, while the remaining four show off your personalities as a couple.
Baumbirdy XOXO Save the Dates
Send your guests kisses and hugs with this save the date. Modern and abstract, the bare basics have never looked so good. If you’re thinking of a blush palette for your wedding, this rose-taupe card stock and gold foil-pressed design is everything you need.
Simplete Design Library Card Save the Date Cards
This save the date is perfect for the couple who loves to read. An old-school library card design is such a cute way to pre-invite guests to your wedding. Put your photo on top and all the details in the check-out section below. It’s a great addition to prop up on a bookshelf!
Pink Sky Printables Mountain Wedding Save the Date
Whether you’re getting married in the Smoky Mountains, Yosemite National Park, or somewhere in between, this wilderness-inspired save the date is everything you’re looking for. A watercolor illustration of trees and mountains puts us in the mood for some time with nature.