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Congratulations on your engagement! If you’re ready to dip your toe into the waters of wedding planning, one of the first orders of business is to decide on a date for your big day. Then, once you’ve chosen the perfect venue and booked the day, it’s time to let your friends and family know the good news.
If you’re planning to have a sophisticated, refined wedding, elegant save the dates from Shutterfly are a great place to start.
Elegant Save the Date Ideas
We make it easy to find and personalize a save the date card that captures your elegant bridal style and complements your wedding look. Our selection of elegant save the dates includes ornate scrollwork, classic calligraphy and traditional, refined designs that are sure to make an impact on your guests. Here are just a few ideas for how to make your save the dates even more elegant:
Tips for Sending Your Save the Dates
Send out your personalized save the dates early on so your guests can mark their calendars. About 6-8 months before the wedding is an ideal time to send save the dates—and you should aim for even earlier (closer to a year) if you’re planning a destination wedding.
For more tips and recommendations when it comes to sending your save the dates, follow our guide to save the date etiquette.