How Do You Make Photo Save-The-Date Cards?
Planning a wedding involves coordinating many details such as the location and the dress. The one constant throughout the process is the date of the special day. Create beautiful save-the-date cards so guests can mark their calendars while you finalize the other arrangements. Choose and trim a piece of heavyweight cardstock to fit your envelope. Most save-the-date cards are created in single layers like postcards, so you won’t have to fold the piece of cardstock over to create a traditional card design. Add a decorative layer of paper, if desired, trimming it slightly smaller than the cardstock so you’ll have a solid-colored border around the entire card. Try patterned pattern paper or a specialty sheet featuring inclusions like flowers and leaves. You can also cover the cardstock with a design you’ve created with rubber stamps (see Resources below). Create the text for the cards. (Be sure to save room for your photo.) Include your names, the event, the date and a note that a formal in