According to wedding invitation etiquette, wedding Save the Date
cards are sent out several months ahead of the actual wedding invitations, and serve as a way to inform guests of the wedding date, so that they may make the necessary arrangements to attend the wedding.
DIY wedding invitations have become increasingly popular, and are a great way to help you stay within your wedding budget. For brides on a dime, Cathy's Concepts
and other fabulous brands have a great selection of printable wedding invitations and wedding stationery.
Wedding Save the Date magnets are a great DIY option for couples looking for fun, unique save the date ideas (plus, your guests can stick them right on their refrigerators, so you know they won't lose them!):