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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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7 Stunning Celebrity Engagement Rings

Take inspiration from the stars with these celebrity inspired engagement rings. From oval diamonds to Art Deco designs, discover the A List-worthy engagement rings...
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Engagement Ring Trends for 2020

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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Engagement Gifts for the Newly Engaged Couple

If you don't know what kind of gifts for couples to get for an engagement party, here's a round-up of the most thoughtful engagement...
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Proposal Ideas: Best Places in the World to Propose According to...

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?...
A Valentines Proposal: Nothing Says I Love You Like... Couple saying I love you

A Valentine’s Proposal: How to Make a Declaration of Love

With Valentine's Day 2019 nearly upon us, there's no better time for brides-to-be to make a declaration of love. Here's how to write your fiancé...

10 of the Most Loved and Most Hated pet Names for...

From 'babe' and 'sweetheart' to 'darling' and 'sexy' many of us have pet names for our partners, but which are the most-loved and most-hated...
How to host your own engagement party, from what venue to choose, who should be invited and how to handle your budget to fun party themes...

How To Host Your Own Engagement Party

Just like weddings, there are traditions tied to hosting an engagement party and etiquette to follow. But if your parents aren’t taking on the role...

Wedding Planning: What to do now You’re Engaged

Your wedding is probably the biggest event you will organise in your life, so it takes some careful planning. This is a hugely exciting...
Sasha Pallari shares her advice (as both MUA and bride-to-be) on choosing the bridal makeup artist for you, plus find out the best bridal beauty products

Winter Makeup Colours To Suit Your Skin Tone

Looking for the right winter makeup colours for your wedding? Bold, rich makeup colours are the go-to for any winter wedding and glowing bride-to-be. We've got...
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15 Creative Ideas For The Best Engagement Announcement

From baby gender reveals to engagement announcements in the digital age, a social posting now takes some creative planning. The desire to document every...
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What Your Engagement Ring Says About You

Do you love a statement piece or a classic stytle? Are you a lijewelleryeelery person or do you like to change it up? Do you...
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7 Mistakes People Make With Their Engagement Ring

Your engagement ring signifies the start of a new beginning, and like your marriage, you want it to last a lifetime. But it's not...

Six Things To Do After Getting Engaged

So he's popped the question! You're officially engaged and riding the high, but what do you do next? Here's everything you need to do...
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7 Signs he’s 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 he may pop...

17 Bridesmaid Proposal Ideas

It's the most important question you're going to ask once you're engaged and you have to think about the delivery. No doubt you'll have...
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9 tips for planning a stand out, luxurious engagement party

You're engaged! Make the most of this exciting time by celebrating with an engagement party After the excitement of getting engaged many couples look forward...
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How to plan the perfect wedding proposal

You've decided you want to propose, congratulations! Now comes the scary part... how exactly are you going to do it? Popping the question to the...

This is how much you should spend on an engagement ring,...

How much should you spend on an engagement ring? And is the three months' salary rule a thing of the past? Well, according to new...
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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... Do you...

Bovey Castle: A Weekend Retreat In The Heart Of Dartmoor

Bovey Castle: A Weekend Retreat In The Heart Of Dartmoor Wedding Ideas take a weekend retreat to Bovey Castle, Devon to indulge in casual country pursuits,...