Engagement


This Tacky Christmas (in July) Engagement Party is absolutely anything but! Katie from Kate & Company Events planned this super fun and extremely thoughtful celebration for her best friend Lauren and husband-to-be Drew, who actually met at a Tacky Christmas Party four years earlier. I love that she even found a way to incorporate some of the couples’ […]

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This is a really special post- I don’t think I’ve ever featured an engagement photo shoot before! Events by Kate and Photography by Taqueesha created this Modern “Love is Blind” Engagement Shoot for Kayla & Dave, that really caught my eye. The creative theme paired with fun props, made the session feel like a sweet little party! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out […]

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After marrying her midwest love, Aubrey of Bride Meets Wedding discovered her ‘Iowa Pride’, inspiring her to style this Rustic American Gothic Rehearsal Dinner. The rustic decor of weathered wood, dried corn husks, and denim details paired with beautiful sunflower corn centerpieces is absolutely stunning on this private countryside! (The creative DIY corn bar would be great for […]

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‘Love is Sweet‘, and so is this Vintage Ice Cream Parlor Engagement Party! Tania of totful memories lovingly hand-crafted this ice cream bar for her brother and soon-to-be wife with super custom details! From the waffle cone sleeves to the yummy candy toppings, this was such a special treat, not only the engaged couple but also for all of […]

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I “mustache” you to join me for this {super stylish} surprise party! Envy Events LLC dreamed up this playful and fabulous Fiesta Engagement Party – complete with a live Mariachi Band and tons of festive details. There’s so much color, creativity, & spark in this party – what a happy way to celebrate all sorts of occasions! (P.S. Looking […]

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My heart just melted when I saw this charming, burlap & hearts bedecked Rustic Couples Shower by Andressa of Twinkle Twinkle Little Party… everything about it is so sweet and down to earth! I love how burlap and twine were used to add rustic charm to the vases, mason jars, mini cake bunting & more. […]

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ALOHA! This fun Hawaiian Luau Theme Wedding Rehearsal Dinner is flowing with shells, candles, orchids, and lots of fabulous tropical food & drinks, of course! So grab a fruity cocktail and some poolside appetizers and get ready to party, Hawaiian style! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: – Grass table skirt surrounding a beautiful Polynesian style […]

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Are you HOT for neon? It might seem like a cliche, but brides are typically “glowing” (or is that pregnant women?) on their big day, so this Neon Bridal Shower theme is perfectly fitting!  Fashion forward and trendy, this theme is fresh and festive and sets the tone for a fun celebration. Xiomara of A Styled […]

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The lovely Tori Tait from Thoughtfully Simple created such a bright, happy celebration for her sister-in-law’s engagement soirée! (Pretty lucky to get a party stylist for your sister-in-law, right?!) Everything about this party just looks like a blast… but let’s start with the fun signature drinks, shall we, which included a creative Champagne & ROCK CANDY […]

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Who doesn’t love the incredibly sweet and oh-so-in-love couple from Pixar’s adorable movie, UP?! Well, Steve new that his own favorite girl – Janel – happened to be a huge fan of this love story, so he decided to use it as the inspiration for a creative wedding proposal “adventure” of their own… SO fun! […]

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I am LOVING all the DIY elements of Jason & Catie’s vintage-style, travel-themed wedding… not to mention the fact that the bride and her friends/family did almost everything themselves – and pulled it all off for under $2K! {And another fun fact… this was a SURPRISE wedding for most of the guests! See full details […]

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This gorgeous Black & White Engagement Party by Carolyn of The Special Day just exudes modern elegance & class…not to mention a really scrumptious looking menu! Lush arrangements of white peonies, Phalaenopsis orchids, and garden roses complimented the unique wall decor of the party’s venue perfectly and took on a dramatic, “all dressed up” vibe […]

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Who says a chic Paris-inspired party has to come with runway-style price tags? This sweet & romantic “Springtime in Paris” Engagement Party that Carolyn & Prescott hosted to celebrate their big news was pulled together on a shoestring budget, while still managing to look like a high fashion fete! Blackberry mojitos, country-style French lemonade, sparkling […]

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There’s something about outdoor summer parties that just makes me so happy… I think it’s their ability to drum up memories of being carefree kid again for at least a moment. Case in point: check out the warm & inviting, “breezy summer” vibe if this fabulous Southern-Style Picnic from Ebony of Sparkling Events & Design! […]

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If the rich, vibrant colors in this stunning Multicultural Glam Wedding Shoot from Events by Heather Ham aren’t enough to immediately catch your eye, then I’m not sure what will! There’s just one way to describe them…. downright delicious. Same sentiment goes for the rest of the styling… from the gorgeous flowers and peacock feathers […]

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We’re pretty much head-over-heels for this wonderfully PUNK-a-licious theme that Melanie Bittick of Jesi Haack Design designed for the Inspired Creations Contest {hosted by Elizabeth Anne Designs and The Sweetest Occasion.} From the delicious color palette to the fabulous stationery details and light-up ice cubes and a huge graffiti mural “guest book” (!)…this “Pretty in Punk” […]

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This lovely, VINTAGE-STYLE DESSERT TABLE by Katie and Alice from KaLice Events was originally created for a wedding, but would be beautiful for an engagement party or vintage-inspired bridal shower as well! 50 handmade paper rosettes made for a stunning backdrop (great DIY idea for any theme!), and pretty accents like shimmery butterflies, lace doilies, […]

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We’re taking you back to the 1950s with this “hip” MURDER MYSTERY ENGAGEMENT PARTY! No detail was left undone at this clever celebration… from the old-fashioned coke bottles and scrabble game pieces to the drive-in movie sign and use of LP records as charger plates. I absolutely ADORE all the costumes and photo prop signs […]

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Loving the sweet simplicity and creative touches in this vintage-mod engagement party, which was designed by Shannon Leahy and hosted in a San Francisco, CA loft. The graphic designer in me adores the cool typographic poster hanging on the wall, which coordinates with the “When did you meet Caroline & Dixon?” guest activity… but the […]

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Alexandra Rembac of Sterling Engagements is not just a planner, but a bride-to-be too! And from the looks of this fun engagement party celebration with friends and family, it definitely looks like she’s feeling the L-O-V-E! The party was held near Valentine’s Day this year, so of course the love-inspired theme tied in perfectly with […]

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