Planning for your engagement can be exciting. It is not as stressful as planning for a wedding, so you can expect to have at least a little bit of fun while planning. Since this does not involve too much surprises and secrets, it would be a great way to plan and further bond with your partner over serious arrangements. Getting input from family and friends and doing your own research will be a great idea. Make sure you go around and choose the best out of the lot. After all this is once in a lifetime kind of an event and you don’t want to miss out on having the best party ever. Here are a few important aspects that you will need to deal with I’m order to have a beautiful and successful engagement party.
The Engagement or Promise Rings
Maybe it’s part of culture or maybe it’s not, but having engagement rings are a great idea. It all depends on what you think will be best for you. Most wedding bands cost you more, so keeping these promise rings to a basic price would be a smart move. If you want to splurge go ahead it’s all up to you. There are some great cubic zirconia rings available at major jewellery stores that you could consider. These are a great option especially if you want something that looks beautiful without the massive price tag. The have from classic designs to modern master pieces, so go ahead and select something that you will live to keep and wear year after year for the rest of your life.
The Cake for Something Sweet
Although this is not supposed to be as big as a wedding cake, it would be nice to have something small yet prominent for you to share with your guests. There are many great options out there to choose from and have a great looking cake. This can be the piece you serve when you are making the toast, or having the round of speeches. Although you might be interested in having deserts, if you are set in having dinner a cake still brings in the celebratory mood. If you don’t have dinner but have decided to go with finger food then a cake is a great idea to bring in just the right amount of sweetness to the table.
A Good Master Of Ceremonies
Having someone to help you plan and line up the different items of the events for the day would be a good idea. This way you can relax and enjoy being the centre of attention as you should be. With someone to take the command and run the program for the day will also make the guests feel comfortable and informed.
Guest List and Seating
It is always a good idea to have a list made for the people you wish to invite. This way you can be sure you haven’t having missed anyone and this avoids offending any family or friends. It also helps to make sure you are invited exactly who you want and will aid in ordering the right amount of food and drinks. Having seating arrangements and letting people know where they should sit will avoid confusion and make them feel you thought about the best place for them.