3 Hints For When
To Send Wedding Invitations
Figuring out when to send wedding invitations is an important
part of your wedding planning, and it can also cause a lot of stress if
you don't plan accordingly.
communicate important information to your guests,
like your wedding date and the location of your wedding. Failure to get
this information into the hands of your guests early enough might lead
to a smaller than expected guest list, confusion and unneeded stress.
An important first step is to choose a wedding
as early as possible when you first start planning
your wedding. By starting early
you limit the chances of not getting
your invitations out on time.
There are several really good websites out there that offer beautiful
invitations, so you don't even have to leave the house to do your
research. One example is Invitation Consultants
If You Are Sending Out Save The Dates
If you decide to send out save the dates prior to sending out your
invitations, you can wait a little longer to send out your invitations.
The general rule when using save the dates is to send out your wedding
invitations 2 to 3 months
before your wedding date.
Since your guests are already aware of your wedding date, two months is
Skipping Save The Dates
If you are not using save the dates, send out your wedding invitations 3
to 4 months
before your wedding date. This should give your
guests plenty of time to respond to your invitation.
You will not want to miss this important milestone when planning your
wedding. Mark your calendar, set a notification on your blackberry and
do whatever you have to not to miss sending out your invitations on