Invite your wedding guests in style with this fabulous ideas
#1 Feeling lucky?
Send your guests-to-be scratchcards to hint at the fun that lies ahead...
From £2.20 each; available to buy via Notonthehighstreet.com
#2 This adorable DIY idea is perfect for brides on a budget who want to do something a little different.
So cute, no? Tutorial available via BkylnBride.com.
IDEA! Strapped for cash? Consider using Instagram or Snapchat to create a short, sharp to-the-point invite for your guests - filters optional.
#3 Pair of music lovers?
Incorporate your passion for festivals into your stationery (click here to see how one real-life couple incorporated it into their wedding reception, too).
From £6 each; available via Notonthehighstreet.com.
#4 Get the date pencilled in
If the last time you used a pencil was in secondary school, this technically counts as #retro - making it instantly cooler.
From £1.50 each; available via eBay.
#5 Make your invite magnet-ising
The best thing about a fridge magnet save-the-date? Your guests will see it. Every. Single. Day.
From £42.17 for 20; available to buy via Etsy.
#6 The life sentence
Um, lol - we love this tongue-in-cheek idea!
IDEA! Browse online and find a service that will allow you to turn your favourite movie poster into a sleek, chic save the date for your wedding plans. Alternatively, hand the task over to a Photoshop-savvy friend. (It can be their wedding gift to you...!)
#7 Luggage tags are perfect for a vintage-inspired wedding
They're just so adorable!
From £42.17; available to buy via Etsy.
#8 Oh, crumbs
This is a cute idea: whip up a batch of cookies (have a test-run first) and then invest in a personalised stamp that covers your names and wedding date.
From £17.95; available via StompStamps.
IDEA! Create a private Facebook group, add the members of your guest-list to it and announce your wedding date with a gorgeous pic of the two of you.
Perfect for couples whose relationships began during their daily commute...
From £11.99; available to buy via Etsy.
IDEA! Print cute stickers for your guests to add to their calendars.
#10 Up and away
This is a wonderful idea: write your save-the-date info on a balloon and post to your guests. (However - make it clear that they need to blow up the balloon, otherwise they might just chuck it out!)
Tutorial available via SomethingTurquoise.com.
#11 Lantern love
This is a brilliantly unusual idea - and perfect for inviting key members of your wedding party to the celebration. (Champagne optional, naturally.)
From £5.50 each; available to buy via Notonthehighstreet.com
#12 Let the love grow!
You've heard of seed packet wedding favours - but how about seed save-the-dates? Ask your guests to get planting and report back with what they've grown by the time your wedding day comes round.
From £1.25 each; via wildflower-favours.co.uk.
#13 Put on a show
If you're a culture-loving couple, why not send guests your very own ticket-style save-the-dates?
From 63p each; available via Etsy.
#14 And finally! Send your guests a message in a bottle...
No - literally. We love this imaginative save-the-date idea!
From £10.50 each; available at Sarah Hurley Designs.