Creative and interactive save-the-dates that your guests won't soon forget #Invitations#custom invitations#invitations#save the date August 4 2017 | Megan Finley Horowitz meggyfin "Pencil Us In" save-the-dates by SecretCreation I don't know who actually uses real life pen-to-paper calendars anymore, but I know that even I received this "Pencil Us In" save-the-dates, I would go out and BUY a real calendar just to be able to save that date with that adorable-ass pencil. Here are a few other creative save-the-dates that will help permanently etch your wedding day into your guests minds… These Motorcycle Wood Save-The-Date Magnets from Etsy seller RusticLoveandWood will ride off with your heart! Give your guests a ticket to The Big Show with these save-the-dates tickets from InvitingLeeLee that are also magnets. Related Post The Mother of dragon egg wedding invitations awaits I HAD to share this killer dragon egg wedding invitation idea. Your guest receives the egg in the mail, they crack it open, and get... Read more Use these "Mint to be" labels on your favorite flavor of TicTacs to help your guests save the date and their breath. Scratch-off save-the-dates from EmpireInvites will bring the drama of gambling without all the sadness of losing. No matter what, your guests win an invite to your awesome shindig! You can pop the "will you come to my wedding?" question with these save-the-date balloons from ThePartyPosse. "Pop the balloon and out comes your custom message along with a fun spray of confetti!" The Twist Card save-the-dates from BrownFoxCreative gives you two photo (or calendar) options AND doubles as a cool frame. Clever Spin the Bottle save-the-dates from UnbridaledLove, I see what you did there! After seeing a save-the-date magnet that I mistook for a coaster, I had a thought… I don't have a magnetic fridge, but I would use the hell out of a cool coaster. So I looked up "save-the-date coasters" and guess what… they're a thing! And they're funny. I like these "Free Drinks" save-the-date coasters. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Megan Finley Horowitz When Megan's not writing, traveling, and sleeping, she's eating like the fate of the world depends on it. (You're welcome, world!) You can snoop into her personal life over on her website The Dash and Dine! @meggyfin @thedashanddine @meggyfin PREVIOUS Attention wedding mermaids: this beach wedding inspiration is like Atlantis come to life NEXT This chic and bad-ass motorcycle engagement shoot is pure eye candy Show/Hide comments [ 1 ] While I agree that the pencils are cute as hell, a word of caution. I had a friend who did her save the dates like that and there were two unforeseen consequences. A. The postage to mail them was double what she had anticipated because of the extra weight of the pencil. B. It's no secret that USPS doesn't always handle mail with the utmost care so about a quarter of her guests ended up with broken pencils upon delivery. 🙁 Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.