Engagement Party Ideas
From the type of invitations to send out to engagement party ideas to consider, the engagement party starts with a little etiquette. We have the 411 on when to throw the party, who hosts, whom to invite, and how to tastefully notify guests about the wedding registry.
The Etiquette of Engagement Parties
Here's what you should know about planning a get-together to celebrate a couple's new relationship status.AdvertisementAdvertisementGallery
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Your Engagement Party ChecklistThis "pre-party" may be the first time your families spend time together … use it to bask in the joy of your engagement with your nearest and dearest before you dive into the world of wedding planning.
7 Creative Engagement Party IdeasThrow an amazing engagement party with these festive food, drink, and décor ideas.
15 Engagement Party Invitations
The Dos (and Don'ts!) of Engagement Parties
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Engagement-Party Hairstyles to Steal from CelebsTake a cue from the red carpet for a pre-wedding hairstyle.
9 Engagement-Party Themes Based on Your PersonalityYour engagement party doesn't require a theme, but having one can be a lot of fun. Choose one that says something about who you are together, as a couple, and you'll have a blast planning it, living it, and remembering it for years to come.
7 Ways to Announce Your EngagementWith these tips, your new relationship status can soon be celebrated among all your loved ones.
How to Create an Awesome Engagement-Party PlaylistPost
See Photos From Miranda Kerr and Evan Spiegel's Engagement Party!
It was a classic, chic celebration.Feature
Throw a Halloween-Themed Engagement Party That's Actually Chic
How2Girl Courtney Sixx shows us how to set a gothic-glam party table.Post
Taylor Swift's July 4th Party Doubled as an Engagement and Anniversary Celebration
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35 Paperless Engagement Party Invites
Let's be real, emailing is just so much easier.Gallery
10 Big-Batch Cocktail Recipes for Your Engagement Party
These drink recipes are also perfect for any holiday party.Post
Get Engagement-Party Ready with These 5 Beauty Buys
'Tis the season to get dolled up and party with your friends—and fiancé! Whether it's your engagement party or the annual office Christmas party, makeup artist Molly R. Stern is sharing easy ways to get your holiday sparkle on.Recipe
Mandarin CocktailTry this simple champagne cocktail for a delicious drink perfect for special occasions.
Also try: Cranberry SparklerPost
Bridal Beauty Diaries: Tiana – The Engagement Party That Almost Wasn’t
See what this bride-to-be did when her dinner party reservation for 14 nearly fell through.Recipe
Rhubarb Marmalade, Ricotta, and Mint on Corn CrackersAdapted from Ivy Manning's Crackers & DipsVideo
Wedding Dilemma Question and AnswersMartha Stewart and guests Darcy Miller, Oscar de la Renta, and Michael Romano answer questions from the audience about wedding dilemmas.Gallery
Ask Martha: Wedding Celebrations Etiquette
Get answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about engagement parties, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, and more.AdvertisementAdvertisementGallery
The First 10 Things You Need to Do Right After You Get Engaged
You're engaged! Here's what to do first.Recipe
Lavender Whiskey SourThis recipe for lavender whiskey sour was featured in the Fall 1999 issue of Martha Stewart Weddings.