Engagement

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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9 of the worst marriage proposals

It looks like the days of popping the question by taking the love of your life to a nice restaurant, eating nice food, sipping...
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Should women ignore tradition and propose to men?

Valentine's Day is one of the most popular days of the year to propose on. But if your girlfriend popped the question on the...
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5 relationship tips from the experts at Love Hearts

The Love Hearts factory, the nostalgic sweet brand which everyone associates with childhood and romance, is officially Britain's most romantic workplace; one in four...
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The right way to propose to your girlfriend

With Valentine's Day approaching, there are inevitably going to be some proposals going on… You've met the right girl, second and triple-guessed whether she's the...
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Propose this Valentine’s Day with the help of Johnsons Jewellers

Valentine's Day is nearing, and Johnsons Jewellers is the place to find that perfect engagement ring for that special someone… Johnsons Jewellers is a real...
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8 things to do now you’re engaged

Just engaged? Or still not quite sure where to start with your wedding planning? Well, here's the first 8 task you should get done… Send...
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Find out why Thursday 2nd April is THE proposal day of...

Get ready for the engagement phone calls, Facebook relationship changes and save the dates – whether it's your own proposal, your friend's, or a...
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6 questions every engaged couple always hear

So you're just engaged and maybe you're doing the round of phone calls, uploading that engagement ring selfie to your Facebook or just telling...
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The best day of the year to propose is…

Popping the question is different for every couple – how it happens, where they do it, how they respond, and so on. But it...
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‘Tis the season to get engaged – here’s the proof!

The surprise of a proposal should come as less of a shock to unsuspecting partners this Christmas, as over 50,000 across the UK are...
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What ACTUALLY made your husband-to-be propose…

Recently, diamond experts, Vashi.com, conducted a survey on what exactly spurs men on to propose, and you won't believe the results! Husband-to-be: you might...
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Should both partners wear engagement rings? We ask 77 Diamonds

Getting engaged and being presented with a super sparkling ring has to be one of the best and most exciting moments of a person's...

5 ways a pre-nup could strengthen your relationship

The issue of pre-nuptial agreements can be a tricky one - many couples don't want to consider the possibility that their marriage may not...
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3 fabulous movie-themed proposals that will take your breath away

Can't decide on a wedding theme? Check out these amazing movie-themed proposals, directed by planning professionals The Proposers, and let them inspire your big...

Kelly Brook gets engaged again – after just 12 WEEKS!

Talk about a whirlwind romance! Model Kelly Brook has confirmed that she's set to marry her toy boy David McIntosh - even though they...

Your year in wedding planning: what to consider 12 – 10...

So he popped the question and now you’re engaged! Congratulations from us all! The months...
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See Wedding Ideas Editor Jade at her engagement shoot!

Nervous about having your picture taken on the big day? An engagement shoot is a cool, confidence-boosting experience, as Editor of Wedding Ideas and...

What the wonderful world of celebrity weddings holds in 2014

Here at Wedding Ideas, we’re always keeping an eye on celebrity weddings - here's how the A-list will be celebrating their big days in...
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3 brilliant bridal beauty treatments for every budget

If you want a pre-wedding beauty boost these clever treatments will get you looking aisle-ready in no time! From teeth whitening to celeb-style facials,...

Going all out – 5 crazy public proposals

There are two types of people when it comes to marriage proposals; there's the type of person who says that a proposal should be...