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How early should I send out my save the date cards for my wedding???

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scaredmommy08

Asked by scaredmommy08 at 12:49 PM on Jun. 13, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • probably about 12 weeks. you send out the actual invitations no later than 6 weeks prior. So I think giving them another 6 weeks is good.
    2wndrfl_btrflys

    Answer by 2wndrfl_btrflys at 12:56 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • i think a coupleweeks is good. like 4 or 6
    thehippiebaby

    Answer by thehippiebaby at 12:58 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • I'd say about 2 months before the wedding.. 3-7 months if they live out of state or may have prior commitments if not notified in advance.
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 1:04 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • I sent mine out like 6 months out. We planned our wedding for a year. Many of my relatives travel and plan trips out months in advance so they appreciated the cards being sent out then so they could make it. I sent my wedding invitations 6 weeks out.

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:05 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • I agree- 6 months is great especially if its a warm weather wedding. We love to camp and take trips so I am always happy to get a heads up on what is coming down the pike so I don't miss anything!
    teampalmer4

    Answer by teampalmer4 at 1:23 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • 6-8 mos is always what I've heard as well. plus that way no one can use the excuse "already had plans" as to why they couldn't make it lol.
    HisMommySince07

    Answer by HisMommySince07 at 1:43 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • sorry I couldnt help but notice that you just posted in another section agreeing that you had a jackass for an so?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:47 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • i would say at least 6 months for outta-towners..4months for people close by
    alexis_06

    Answer by alexis_06 at 1:55 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • I say alteast 3 months before the wedding. If not 4 or 5.
    The actual invitations go out 6-8 weeks before the wedding.

    I sent out save the date cards for my wedding.
    outstandingLove

    Answer by outstandingLove at 2:16 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • My mil just got one for the year before the date. Talk about planning ahead.......
    bella69147

    Answer by bella69147 at 2:48 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

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