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6 Creative Save the Date Ideas

Posted September 13, 2013 | 10 Comments

Hello, loves! Have you shared the exciting news of your wedding with friends and family yet? A fun way to do so is with a save the date. You may have see traditional save the date ideas in the past, but today’s round-up of creative save the date ideas are anything but boring! Read on to see which new ideas made the list and tell us how you’ll ‘save the date’. Enjoy!

Creative Save the Date Ideas

1. Scratch Off

I love this new scratch off save the date! Guests receive the card in the mail and use a coin to reveal the wedding date.

6 Creative Save the Date Ideas - scratch off save the date by cricket printing

cricket printing

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2. Coasters

These coasters share the exciting news and function as a drink coaster. Cute!

6 Creative Save the Date Ideas - coaster save the date by the blush market

the blush market

3. Wood Magnet

Rustic wedding? Take a peek at these woodland inspired wood magnets, perfect for the fridge so it’s always in view.

6 Creative Save the Date Ideas - wood magnet by wedding save the dates

wedding save the dates

4. Tile Magnet

This tile magnet incorporates your state (and you know how much we love state themed wedding ideas!)

6 Creative Save the Date Ideas - state outline tile magnet by my little chickadee creations

my little chickadee creations

5. Word Search Puzzle

Make it interactive with a word search save the date.

6 Creative Save the Date Ideas - word search by suite paper

suite paper

6. Mini Polaroid Magnet

Last but not least, check out these mini polaroid magnets, a fantastic way to showcase a favorite photo.

6 Creative Save the Date Ideas - mini polaroid magnet by mini polaroid magnets

mini polaroid magnets

How will you save the date?

Happy Planning!


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10 Responses to “6 Creative Save the Date Ideas”

  1. LinenTablecloth
    September 13th, 2013 @ 3:13 pm

    As always, great ideas Emma! I personally love the tile magnets!
    B.B. | LinenTablecloth.com

  2. Michelle
    September 13th, 2013 @ 3:59 pm

    These are all great ideas!

  3. Anggela
    September 13th, 2013 @ 6:10 pm

    These are great, might try the crossword puzzle is different

  4. Emma | Emmaline Bride
    September 13th, 2013 @ 10:22 pm

    Anggela, I’m a crossword puzzle fan myself. :) I’ve never seen one like this before.

  5. Emma | Emmaline Bride
    September 13th, 2013 @ 10:23 pm

    Michelle, Glad you liked them!

  6. Emma | Emmaline Bride
    September 13th, 2013 @ 10:23 pm

    Thanks so much! Glad you liked the post. Those tile magnets are a favorite of mine, as well. Thanks for stopping by.

  7. WedSavetheDate
    September 14th, 2013 @ 2:31 am

    Thank you so much for featuring my ‘Woodland’ save the date magnets. Lovely collection of ideas! x

  8. eabinante
    September 17th, 2013 @ 3:37 pm

    That is definitely not a crossword puzzle – it’s a word search.

  9. Emma | Emmaline Bride
    September 17th, 2013 @ 3:53 pm

    Oh, wow, yup. Momentary forgetful moment. Thanks for the note! ;)

  10. www.sorrentoweddings.com.au
    September 19th, 2013 @ 8:34 am

    Love the scratchie!!!

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