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Wedding Engagement Advice 2017-12-09T12:25:03+00:00

Wedding Engagement Advice Q & A

Need some wedding or engagement advice? Get some Q & A on engagement rings, engagement parties, engagement gifts, marriage proposals and more….

Chalkboard with wedding and engagement questions and advice

The whole process can be a little tricky with all the protocol and etiquette surrounding engagements and weddings and sometimes you just hit a snag—that’s where this Q & A section comes in.

We’ll give you our best advice, ask our friends in the industry (if we don’t have an answer), and our website visitors will join in too. Actually we find the collective wisdom of our visitors to be the most valuable and they often give the best advice.

For most, this is unfamiliar territory and all sorts of things come up that you’ve never considered, like really hating your engagement ring or wondering what kind of party/celebration they should have.

Here are some of the top Q & A we’ve had with our website visitors.  If you’d like to post your own story or question just contact us.

Q I Really Hate My Engagement Ring Yes, I’m shallow and hating myself. It’s nothing like I imagined. He proposed to me at Christmas. I had said yes, without hesitation, before I saw the …

QTips for a Bride-to-be and the Newly Engaged I just got engaged. My fiance is my dream come true. We’ve talked about getting married for a while so I knew it was coming. But now that it’s here I’m not sure what’s next.  Any advice?

Q Am I Ready to Get Married? Our relationship is getting pretty serious, and we’ve talked about getting married. I’m just not sure if I’m ready. I also don’t know if I’ll ever be. Is this normal? Are there any signs? Any tips or advice?

Q My Ring’s A Fake! My fiance gave me a really beautiful ring, and I’d been wearing it for about 6 months and I was washing my car with it on and I dropped it in the bucket …

Q Re-Setting An Old Engagement Ring My boyfriend gave me an engagement ring, which belonged to his grandmother. I would like to re-set it, into something more modern… Please advise. …

Q Groom’s Family Holds Private Engagement Party to Celebrate Couple My husband and I have four daughters—youngest about to be married. We gave beautiful happy and memorable weddings to first three. We expect the 4th daughter’s …

QI Never Got an Engagement Ring I feel silly. I love my husband. He was engaged before me and said the woman bought herself an engagement ring and made him pay for it. I guess I could …

QDon’t Like My Engagement Ring! My boyfriend and I have been going out for a few years and we’ve known for a long time that our relationship was getting serious and that someday we would get engaged …

QHope To Make It A Surprise I think my girlfriend knows I am going to ask her to marry me soon, but I want it to be a surprise. So I can’t take her to a nice restaurant, or anything …

Q My BFF’s wedding is costing me a fortune… It’s a year until the wedding but between all the showers, parties, bachelorettes and stuff, it’s costing ME more than I can afford.

A We totally get it. We actually have an infographic about the cost of being a wedding guest along with some money saving tips. You may want to show it to her, if things really get out of hand. When it’s our wedding and we know how much we’re spending, we forget about the financial implications our wedding has on our our loved ones and friends.

QWedding Engagement Tribute for Deceased Parents Both my father and my fiance’s father passed away. Mine, about 18 months ago and my fiance’s when he was a child. I’m trying to think of ways to honor …