Save the date cards

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Little Miss Naughty Posts: 1046
did anyone send save the date cards? I'm seriously thinking about it. We're getting married on the May bank holiday weekend in a touristy area. I was thinking of sending out save the date cards with an accomodations list about 10 months before the wedding to avoid any accomodation problems. Is it effective or a waste?
HarmattanRose Posts: 1444
I would send them to people you are not in touch with that often. I sent out Save The Date Cards to friends of my HTB who would be going to the wedding but who we were unlikey to see for a number of months. (We got engaged in January and are getting married in October- I sent them around March/April). I wouldn't bother with sending them to people you see regularly and know when you are getting married.
Huggles Posts: 1108
We sent them out months ago to everybody that we're inviting to the wedding. They were really inexpensive and I think it's nice to send out a little reminder to let people know that they're invited :wv
TM2007 Posts: 178
We sent them to everybody as we got married June bank holiday !!
Ca cest moi Posts: 7855
We are getting married on the first day of the CIF builders holidays next year so we are sending them out too. *)
Grace Ann Posts: 2464
we sent them out too. only to our overseas guests though so they can plan their holidays for next year *)
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