You've finally settled on your wedding date; you're itching to announce to your friends and family. But are you still searching for ways to cut costs on save-the-dates and invites, yet don't want to overly stress on doing every single thing by hand?
Look no further. Here are some free online resources to help herald your big day:
Head over to the freebies section of The Wedding Chicks for downloadable templates to match your theme and fancy. Bonus treat: Weddingchicks can customize a template to your favorite colors, add your names, and have these directly sent to your inbox.
Download & Print
The templates here are not limited only to weddings; Download & Print has designs to celebrate life's other milestones. No need for fancy software, as invitations found here can easily be customized using Microsoft Word. Look for the matching envelope template, too.
Feeling rather crafty? Sign up with Smilebox and use their application to create one-of-a-kind digital invitations. With a new design out each week and already over 1,000 customizable templates, Smilebox allows you to share your big news as an online invitation, slideshow, or even as a digital scrapbook.
For the green and cyber-savvy bride and groom, you may want to ditch print altogether and play around with the award-winning site, Animoto. Sign-up for free to whip up and share 30 seconds' worth of pre-nuptial shout-outs, photos, video and music on Facebook.
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