Monday, 29 October 2018

5 things to do immediately you become engaged

If you are newly engaged, here's the next thing to do

Five things to do as soon as you accept that proposal and become engaged.

So the love of your life has asked you to marry him in a proposal that is both cute and so romantic, and of course, you said yes. Yaaaaaay!!!

Now that you are engaged to be married though, what next? What do you with this new development and where do you go from here?

These are the five things to do as soon as you accept that proposal and become engaged.

1. Let people know!

While some friends and members of your squad will probably be there to witness you engaged, you’ll still need to tell a lot of people by word of mouth because not every important person will be there.

Your parents, for example, will need to know. And as a rule, you should tell your parents in person. If not, a phone call works but surely no text messages!


2. Do one for the gram!

Take a ring selfie or a sweet pic of you and your fiancé to share the love on  Instagram!

If the actual proposal was caught on film, nothing is better than that look of surprise. You should see Ronke Raji's engagement video here to get an idea of how sweet this can be!

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3. Set a budget

Prior to making any wedding decisions, you need to figure out what you have to spend. You should also know who is bearing the cost for the wedding. For example, the royal family bore the costs of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding.

Also make sure you and your fiancé are in agreement about your priorities before talking to your parents about budget and logistics.


4. Get wedding inspiration

There is worldful of ideas and stuff to form your wedding template. Get on the Internet get the best inspo to fit your style and crate the kind of wedding that suits your personality. Whatever you want, there’s a whole lot of inspiration to be found online.

5. Who will be in your bridal party?

How many bridesmaids or groomsmen do each of you want? Are you cool with having odd numbers or is an even number a must? Does one of you (or both) want a bridesman or groomslady? Will you have a maid of honor or best man? No matter what, you need to discuss these things before one of you starts popping the question to friends.

5 things to do immediately you become engaged