How to Save the Date? Part IV

If you missed anything, here are links to Part I, Part II, and Part III.

As you saw, we had five top choices from our engagement session for the photo on our save the date…so which one did we choose?


They’re HEREEEEEE. Seriously, when I picked up this bag I was giddy with excitement.

In the bag was the final product. Drum roll, please…


Our save the date!


Oh wait—there’s another!!

Yup—we were full of indecision and ended up with TWO versions of our save the dates. One of the photos was my favorite, one was his. Gotta make compromises—preparing for marriage!

Since the envelopes were already addressed, it was just a matter of stuffing, licking, and sending!


Envelopes are stuffed…time to seal them shut!


Ready to get out the door!


iPhone pic of the mailing process—not very glamorous since it’s in our condo’s lobby!

Were you excited to send out your save the dates??


Mrs. Turkey

Wedding Date:
May 2012
Where I Vow to Actually Write My Vows
Private Vows


  1. turkey Member
    turkey 654 posts, Busy bee @ 7:16 pm

    @Coffee cup: Oh thank you! I was obsessed with the liners.

    @Miss Doily: Thanks. Oooh the invites…even scarier, eh??

  2. turkey Member
    turkey 654 posts, Busy bee @ 7:18 pm

    @Mrs. Trail Mix: Wow – that is so sweet. Thank you!

    @TinyTina: Glad not to be the only 2 save the date bride out there!

  3. Member
    skitelluride86 88 posts, Worker bee @ 10:49 pm

    What website did you use to create you STD’s? They look awesome!!

  4. Member
    skitelluride86 88 posts, Worker bee @ 10:56 pm I was able to find the site after seeing the tag on one of your pictures. However, I could not find the cost of how it costs to do STD’s. If you don’t mind me asking how much did it cost you per card/envelope.

  5. hawk Member
    hawk 1117 posts, Bumble bee @ 8:20 am

    LOVE the way these turned out!

  6. turkey Member
    turkey 654 posts, Busy bee @ 4:52 pm Since everything really varies (by size, photo / no photo, etc), I’d recommend you reach out to Two Paperdolls. That way you can get a real estimated based on what you’re planning! Here’s a link to their contact page:

    I can’t possibly recommend them enough!!

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