Funny Save The Date Ideas: Comic, Movie, Creative, & Crafty Themes

Being a newer concept and less formal than traditional wedding invitations, save the date cards are one piece of wedding stationery you can really be creative and have fun with. Try making your save the date announcements out of the ordinary with these funny save the date ideas and funny save the date sayings.

Funny Save The Date Ideas

There are plenty of ways to add a touch of humor to your save the dates. Whether you’re interested in going the creative route or a more clever  approach with puns or literal meaning, we’ll have a funny save the date idea for you! Here are a few of our favorite funny save the date ideas that you can use to gain inspiration to create funny save the dates of your own.

Funny Save The Date Ideas: Movie Theme

If you and your fiance love movies, or are huge fans of a specific movie, consider creating funny save the dates with a film or movie theme. You can model your save the dates after a favorite movie poster or simply try to create save the dates that reflect your favorite film genre.

Funny Save The Date Ideas: Comic, Movie, Creative, & Crafty Themes
Vertigo Inspired Wedding Invitations Courtesy of OneFabDay.com.

You can even have someone snap a photo of you and your fiance standing beneath a cool-looking movie marquee that’s holding a funny save the date message, like “Coming soon… the wedding of Bill and Stacy. Save the date (your wedding date).”

Funny Save The Date Ideas: Tying The Knot

Showcase your special news by displaying it literally with tying the knot save the dates. Tying the knot save the dates are creative, cute, and funny. They look like ordinary folded save the dates, but hold a string inside which ties when the recipient opens the cards.

Funny Save The Date Ideas: Comic, Movie, Creative, & Crafty Themes
DIY Tying The Knot Save The Date Photo and Tutorial by SmittenByPaper.com.

These funny save the dates are pretty easy to put together. You can either make them from scratch, add string to professional invitations purchased online, or you can even purchase tying the knot save the dates already made on Etsy.com. Check out this post on TheNaturalWeddingCompany.com to learn more about this funny save the date idea and to find out how to make your own DIY tying the knot save the dates.

Funny Save The Date Ideas: Comic Theme

Display your super news with comic themed save the dates. You can either hire a professional artist to design comic themed save the dates for you or you can create your own on a custom card and invitation website. Comic themed save the dates can be lots of fun.

Funny Save The Date Ideas: Comic, Movie, Creative, & Crafty Themes
Funny Comic Save the Date by 3EggsDesign via Etsy.com.

You can include comic caricatures of you and your finance, a fun panel layout to help convey your news and even tell a story, and funny “You save the date. We’ll save the world.” wording. Comics are more popular than ever right now, so this funny save the date idea will be a for sure hit with friends and family.

Funny Save The Date Ideas: Seeded Paper

Consider sharing your special news upon paper your friends and family can plant and watch grow. You can purchase paper embedded with a variety of seeds online and print your save the dates at home onto the paper or you can purchase seeded paper save the dates online.

Funny Save The Date Ideas: Comic, Movie, Creative, & Crafty Themes
Printable Seed Packets by SunnySidePrintParty on Etsy.com.

Either way, try adding funny “Watch our love bloom on (your wedding date)!” wording. Friends and family will surely get a kick out of the funny wording and the practicality of your creative and out of ordinary save the dates. This funny save the date idea is especially fitting for a summer or spring wedding.

If you can’t find seeded paper you like, you can also print your save the dates on ordinary packets of seeds, as shown in the photo above.

Funny Save The Date Ideas: Forced Perspective

Including a photo in your save the dates is a great way to add a ton a of meaning, personal flavor, and humor to your save the dates. Considering playing with distance and perspective to create save the date photos that trick the eye and the mind. Forced perspective photos can turn out really funny, just take a look at this baby mugging post to see what I mean.

Funny Save The Date Ideas: Comic, Movie, Creative, & Crafty Themes
Creative chalk mural forced perspective save the date photo. Found on Wedbook.com.

A very easy way to apply forced perspective to your save the date photos is with a colorful, creative, and fun chalk backdrop. Save the dates with couples laying on a chalk strewn sidewalk are super popular right now.

Decorate a large chalkboard with bold save the date wording or sketch out a landscape on a sidewalk for you and your fiance to lay against as someone snaps your photo. Check out this creative Save The Date Photo Ideas post for more picture ideas and inspiration.

Hopefully you found these funny save the date ideas inspiring! Congratulations and good luck finding funny save the dates you love! For more ideas and tips, check out these Funny Save The Date Wording Ideas: Photos, Messages, and More and Cute Save The Date Sayings and Wording Ideas posts.

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