All posts tagged: save the dates

Zola paper wedding invitation and two save the date cards in Sparrow Bloom design in color Cranberry
Save the date and matching invitation in Zola's Sparrow design

Save The Date Wording Examples

So now that you know a bit more about STDs (it still doesn’t get old)—that’s save the dates, for those of you who are new here—let’s talk about how to actually write this thing. Save the date wording should be short and sweet, and communicate just the basic information guests need to know: who is getting married, where, and when. The save the date should prompt guests to do the following:  Check their calendars. Write down your wedding date on said calendar. Begin to think about attending your wedding, especially if travel is necessary. You should also make it clear to Read More

Zola paper wedding invitation and two save the date cards

The Skinny on Save The Dates

If you haven’t attended a wedding in over a decade, or don’t receive postal mail, or live under a large rock, then you might not have heard about wedding save the dates. Or perhaps you’ve received a save the date before—maybe even stuck it on your fridge with a magnet (or maybe the save the date WAS a magnet)—but never given it a second thought. But now it’s your turn to plan a wedding and suddenly, this vital piece of communication is front and center in your mind. Feeling confused, clueless, or conflicted about whether you really need an STD? Read More