Tag Archives: Engagement

American Idol star Kelly Clarkson is ready to tie the knot with her beau Brandon Blackstock! Clarkson announced the engagement via Twitter along with a picture of the massive rock that Blackstock proposed to her with.  Kelly Clarkson Engaged!  Let’s take a look: Kelly Clarkson Engaged Kelly Clarkson proudly tweeted the picture of her bling along with plenty of details. She excitedly said, “It’s a canary diamond with diamonds around it and Brandon designed it with Johnathon Arndt! They did an amazing job! I can’t wait to make Brandon’s ring with Johnathon as well!”  Who wouldn’t be ecstatic over a Read More →

Holidays, the time between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, are the most popular time for engagements. There are several ways to ask your true love to marry you, but before you pop the engagement question there are also several dos and don’ts that you should consider before proposing. Holiday Engagement: Do’s and Don’ts Do’s It is important that you think carefully about how, where and when you plan to propose. Women vary in how they feel about being asked in front of others and your girlfriend may prefer the moment to be special between the two of you as opposed to Read More →

Did you know that December is the most popular month to get engaged? Maybe its just the mistletoe, but proposing during the holidays has caught on big. Here are 4 trends to take into account when considering a holiday engagement. Holiday Engagement Trends A quarter of all women think the proposal is more important than the wedding. The man probably won’t be planning too much of the ceremony so this is a good time for him to make his mark on the marriage. 50 percent of women would rather the money be spent on the ring and not the proposal. Read More →

Uma Thurman unveiled the new BMW i8 Roadster in New York on Monday and was spotted wearing a giant diamond ring at the time! Thurman, 42, stepped out of the hot sports car with that giant rock on her hand, and she was proud of it, however it wasn’t being worn on her left hand. So the real question is: Will there be a wedding in the near future? This wouldn’t be the first time a female celebrity wore an engagement ring on the wrong hand to throw off the public and the press. Is Uma Thurman Engaged? Uma is Read More →

It can be really stressful going shopping for an engagement ring for the woman you hope to one day call your wife – especially when you’re shopping on a budget. Most men see an engagement ring as a symbol of just how much you love your bride-to-be, but it’s not something you should go into debt over. Here are a few tips to help you shop for an engagement ring if you have a tight budget. How to Buy an Engagement Ring on a Budget Know your budget: You’ve probably heard that you need to spend about two month’s salary on Read More →

The beautiful Swedish Princess Madeleine is now engaged to her British-American boyfriend Christopher O’Neill! Madeleine, 30, and O’Neill, 38, who met in New York about two years ago, announced their engagement on the royal website this past Thursday. Sweden’s Princess Madeleine and British-American Beau are Engaged! Her parents are King Carl XVI and Queen Silvia and she is the youngest of their 3 children, making her fourth in line to the throne. Madeleine’s future moth-in-law, 72-year-old Eva, is a three time divorcee and a former girlfriend of Prince Charles, so hopefully she won’t be upstaging the bride at the wedding!  Read More →

Jersey Shore may be canceled, but the stars of the reality show are staying in the news. We’ve known that Jenni, JWoww, has been engaged to her long-time boyfriend Roger Mathew for the past few months, but now she is finally showing off her massive ring! JWoww’s Engagement Ring Roger proposed with an enormous cushion cut engagement ring right after the two of them went skydiving, which of course was caught by a camera crew for JWoww’s reality show. She reportedly said that the ring was more than she ever expected, but with her big personality we all know it’s Read More →

Did anyone see this coming? Canadian rockstar Avril Lavigne is now engaged to 37-year-old Chad Kroeger, a fellow Canadian and lead singer of Nickelback. Wasn’t she dating Brody Jenner not too long ago? They even got tattoos pledging their love to one another before they split. Well, apparently Avril and Chad got together back in February, when they worked together on Avril’s latest album, and they’ve been inseparable ever since. Avril Lavigne is Engaged! Kroeger popped the question with a 14-carat diamond ring. Who could say no to that? Avril has been married before, to Deryck Whibley of Sum 41 Read More →

Wedding Budgets 101 – A Guide for the Newly Engaged This is one of the happiest times of your life. You are in love and now engaged. But don’t get too caught up in everything, you need to think about how you are going to pay for your wedding! Traditionally, the bride’s family covers the cost of the wedding, but more and more groom’s families are choosing to help out, too. You will need to talk to both sides of the family individually to figure out who will be paying for what. Your budget will be the combination of what Read More →

Yay, you’re engaged! Now it’s time to get down to business. Have you begun to plan an engagement party yet? If not, we are here to help! Here’s a list of things you need to do for an awesome celebration of your engagement.  Setting the Engagement Party Date Planning to have a long engagement? It’s okay to wait a few months after he pops the question to have the party. Otherwise, it usually takes place a couple of months after the engagement. Either way, make sure it takes place closer to the engagement than to the actual wedding day. Compiling Read More →