A Guy’s Guide to Buying an Engagement Ring

Congratulations! You have found the love of your life. Now there's just one thing missing before you can seal the deal: a ring! There's much to know about your fiancé-to-be's future ring. Here are some important things you should know before buying an engagement ring. The Four Cs of Diamonds If you’re planning on buying a diamond ring, be sure to first consider the four Cs: cut, color, clarity, and carat. The cut will determine the shape of the diamond. It can also have a big effect on how much sparkle comes from the diamond. Here’s a quick reference to...

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6 Iconic Television Proposals

After watching a television show for so long, you start to feel like you are apart of the show. We watch as characters start to fall in love with each other and just wonder when he will pop the question. Here are our top picks for some of our favorite television proposals. Check out our list of the 6 iconic television proposals below!   Jim & Pam (The Office) From the very first episode of The Office, everyone has been rooting for Jim to end up with his long time crush Pam. Their relationship was one of the best in television history! During...

Wedding Registry Checklist

Bedding, dishes, and kitchen aids, oh my! Now that you’ve gotten engaged it’s time to start planning for your new home! You have had those bright orange bath towels for far too long, so this is the perfect opportunity to upgrade! Now, we all have created our dream households on Pinterest, but registering isn’t all fun and games. There is a lot of time and stress that goes into this task. To avoid any frustration, here is a list of information to help you create the perfect wedding registry!   Tip #1: Register at places with frequent coupons. Bed, Bath,...

Who is Nick Viall Going to Propose to?

A new year means a new Bachelor and even though Nick Viall isn't so new to The Bachelor franchise, Nick actually being the Bachelor is certainly different. For Nick to say he is happy after his fourth time on the franchise makes us think he has to find love during this season! We all have our guesses for who he is going to propose to this season. Here are our top 4:   Vanessa We are all still obsessed with their dream date spent in space. Nick even kissed her after she threw up! Vanessa definitely has the brains and...

Engagement Photo Advice

Your engagement photos are like a trial run for your wedding photos. It's all about finding the right location, deciding what to wear, and making sure that your engagement photos showcase your style as a couple. So make sure you prepare yourself with these four things before taking your engagement pictures!   Style There are so many different looks and vibes you could choose for your engagement photos. The best advice is to opt for a style that reflects you as a couple. Do something in your pictures that is natural to what you usually do. Have a dog and...

I’m Engaged! Now What? 5 Things to do Right After You Get Engaged

Now that you're engaged, here are the top 5 things you should do right after you get engaged! Being engaged is one of the most exciting times, but it also can be very overwhelming! While there are several things you can do after he proposes, here are a list of time-sensitive tasks that would be best done sooner than later:   1. Call your family and friends Before anything else, call the people who are the most important to you after you get engaged. Chances are they would rather find out from you than a Facebook post. Make sure you...

Top 5 Men’s Wedding Band Trends

He’s popped the question, you’ve set the date, and the wedding planning is underway! Among the thousands of questions running through your head, have you considered what kind of wedding band you want to get for your man? Every guy is different and sometimes it may be tricky finding a ring that is timeless and unique. We’ve compiled some of the trendiest men’s wedding band designs of 2016 to help make your decision slightly easier!   Rose Gold If you’ve read our article on the Top 5 Popular Engagement Ring Trends, you’ll know that rose gold completely took over the...

Best Proposal Ideas for the Holiday Season

There is no greater or romantic time of the year than the holiday season to get down on one knee and ask your significant other the question they’ve been waiting to hear! With all the hustle and bustle during the holiday months, it can be frustrating coming up with the perfect way to pop the question. We’ve compiled a few sentimental and sweet proposal ideas that will have her shouting “Yes!” before you’ve even asked.   Under the Tree Give her the gift that’s at the top of her Christmas list!  A holiday proposal! There is nothing more exciting for...

Creative Ways to Announce Your Engagement

You just got engaged and finished making the rounds of phone calls to loved one’s to share the good news. The burning question in the 21st Century is “How am I going to announce my engagement on social media?” We’ve compiled a list of five simple, yet creative ways to flaunt your ring and tell people to save the date!   The Mug Shot There’s nothing like announcing your engagement whilst drinking a hot beverage! There are plenty of Etsy shops and boutiques that sell these adorable mugs or if you’re a crafty bride, you can turn it into a...

10 Unique & Fun Wedding Gift Ideas

Wedding season is in full swing this month! Have you thought about what to get for your favorite brides and grooms? No need to worry! We’ve compiled our top ten favorite trendy and unique wedding gifts to give those special loved one’s in your life. From monogrammed mugs to charming doormats, there are plenty of fun options out there for gifts that might not have crossed your mind. Happy shopping!   Mr. & Mrs. Matching Tees: What's a better wedding gift than matching t-shirts? These Mr. & Mrs. tees are the perfect wedding gift because who doesn't love twining? It's OK...