What Women Really Want In An Engagement Ring (INFOGRAPHIC)


Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular times of year to propose — but choosing an engagement ring and popping the question can be quite the headache. That’s where this handy infographic comes in. Liberton’s — an international marketplace for antique and luxury jewelry — surveyed 400 women about what they’re looking for in an engagement ring. Check […]

A 12 Month Engagement – Wedding Planning Checklist

As you know, planning a wedding can be a lot of work. It can also be stressful. You have to decide how many wedding guests you will have and who you will invite. You have to find the right wedding venue and the right wedding dress. There are wedding florists, photographers and other wedding vendors to […]

4 Valentine’s Day Proposals That (Mostly) Avoid The Clichés


After Christmas, Valentine’s Day is the most popular time of year to get engaged. A time to celebrate the person you love, it’s easy to see why so many love to pop the question on February 14th. While it’s tempting to go for a cheesy proposal option – the clichés are clichés for a reason, […]

Rocking The Valentine’s Day Proposal: Etiquette For The Guys


Approximately 6 million people in the United States either proposed or were proposed to last Valentine’s day, according to a recent American Express survey, which probably explains the 4.4 billion dollars spent on gold, diamond and silver jewelry on that date, as projected by the National Retail Federation. Valentine’s Day 2014 is shaping up to become […]

Unique Engagement Party Theme Ideas – Part 1

The key to throwing the perfect engagement party? Find a theme that fits the couple of honor. Here are some ideas you’re sure to love. Wine Tasting Engagement Party Photo: Shutterstock/The Knot Honor the oenophiles and have each guest bring a bottle of wine to share for the party. You can even provide the wine […]

You’re Engaged! Now What? Review These 6 Dos and Don’ts to Avoid Major Wedding Mistakes

1. DO: Call your parents. You’re probably tempted to post a harmless little “I said YES!” ring shot, but your families will be bummed if they hear about your engagement via Facebook — or worse, from a neighbor who spotted the announcement first. Tell your family and close friends before you tell your Twitter and Instagram followers. […]