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CONGRATULATIONS! Everyone here at Wedding Ideas is so excited for you as you embark on the most exciting and amazing journey of your life.

Getting your engagement right sets you on the correct path towards the perfect wedding. As engagements are typically a new and unique experience, knowing what to do when can seem overwhelming.

Don’t panic. The most important thing you can do is sit back and relax – this is a day and period that you’re supposed to enjoy.

We’re here to help, with in-depth advice and guides on getting your engagement right. From making the perfect proposal to throwing an amazing engagement party and beyond, we’ll help you make the right decisions.

 

 

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Review: A Glamorous Stay at Monaco’s Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo

Few places have quite as much of a reputation for lavish luxury as the French Riviera, as Ruby Norris discovers during a stay at...
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7 Types of Engagement Rings for a Valentine’s Day Proposal

Radiant rubies, timeless vintage pieces and ornate diamond pavés, we're looking for an extra helping of romance as we scout out the best engagement...
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The World’s Most Expensive Celebrity Engagement Rings

These celebrities are on to something...they've managed to secure top spots in the ranking for the world's most expensive engagement rings. Despite a pause on...
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Romantic and Unique Valentine’s Day Proposal Ideas

With Valentine's Day 2021 the next big event on the calendar, there's no better time for to make a declaration of love. Here's how...
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Engagement Ring Trends for 2021

Whether you’re choosing your own engagement ring or looking for inspiration for the perfect piece to match your heartfelt proposal, we shine a light...
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The Most Popular Proposal Destinations in the UK

A new survey has revealed the most popular proposal destinations in the UK. With the news that winter engagements are at a new high, it...
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Winter Engagements at Record High Thanks to Lockdown

We're in the thick of engagement season and reports suggest winter engagements are at a record high. A quick scroll through Instagram over the festive...
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20 of the Most Romantic Virtual Proposal Destinations

That romantic mini-break may be off the cards, but we've got the best virtual proposal ideas and destinations, so you can still pop the...

Fun and Unique Bridesmaid Proposal Ideas

It's the most important question you're going to ask once you're engaged, so you have to think about the delivery. No doubt you'll have...
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7 Signs Your Partner is About to Propose

Chances are if you're looking at this website you're hoping your partner is about to propose. If you've got a hunch they may pop...
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Proposal Emojis: 12 Emojis That Perfectly Represent Your Proposal Story

An emoji is worth a thousand words, and these emojis save you the trouble of telling the long, complicated story of how he or...
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The Best Places in the World to Propose According to Instagram

Looking for proposal ideas? Or maybe you're just trying to throw hints at the best places in the world for your partner to propose?...
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This is how Much it Actually Costs to Get Engaged

New research has revealed how much it actually costs to get engaged, with the average UK engagement reaching over £3000. Although many weddings have been...
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This is how Much the Average Engagement Ring now Costs

Do Brits still spend three-months-worth of wages on an engagement ring? It seems this 'unwritten rule' is becoming a thing of the past according...
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11 Cocktail Delivery Services To Try At Home This Summer

Words by Leighanne Bent These cocktail delivery services and takeaway bars are hear to save your summer. Has your big day been put on hold? As...
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Diamond Care: 6 Ways to Keep Your Engagement Ring Looking as...

Your engagement ring is meant to last a lifetime but like all good things, it needs a little love and attention to keep it...
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New Photos From Inside Princess Beatrice’s Secret Wedding

In the latest royal wedding news, Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi married in secret over the weekend after previously postponing their wedding. New Photographs...
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10 Best Songs To Propose To

Now that no at-home proposal would be complete without the perfect song to propose to, we round up the best proposal songs.  Lockdown has put...

How to Write the Perfect Wedding Card Message

Whether you want to send off the happy couple with a formal wedding message, or something funny like, “better you than me!”, Personal Creations...
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Top Tips and Inspiration for Proposing at Home

We may all be cooped up indoors, but love is still very much in the air. From creative home proposals from real-life couples in...