How to efficiently do your save-the-date right
TIMELY AND EFFICIENT
Head up your guest with plenty of time in order to make their calendars and plan their travel plans, a good time to send the save-the-date is 12 months in advance so your closest friends and family have time to make it smooth and hassle less.
WHO DO I INVITE
Send the Save-the-date invitation to people you actually want to come to your wedding, once sent there is not return, consider invite to closes family and closes friends to keep the event intimate.
WEDDING AWAY HOME
email or print a save-the-date is perfect when guests does not live in the place where the wedding will be cherished or when you will hold a destination wedding, your guests confirmation will be easier to track
A Save-the-date doesn’t replace the formal invitation but a save the date is so useful to replace when save some money and fit your budget is all about, moreover It is still fancy.
PROVIDE ALL NEED INFORMATION
When weddings are held in different locations and cities, make sure you include in the save-the-date all the needed information, It may be confuse as some cities has the same name but are in different cities, this is important for your invites as they may not live where the wedding will be celebrated.
DIFFERENT VS CLASSIC
Although classic invitations versus photo save-the-date cards are unlimited creative options, there is one point that a Save The Date invitation get over the classic, you can personalize your invitation with a photo you really love specially If you are authentic, different, true, genuine.
Consider If you’re wedding will be during a high travel time, this is specially important as flight and accommodations may be compromised as well as the people attending.
This point is not probably for the invitation but It is a good idea to create a calendar of pre or post wedding activities, if any, besides having an awesome time your guests will thank you as they can plan not only time, but their budget and make their mind for all.