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Wedding Poll: Who Do You Tell First?

poll by Buffalo Brides | posted on October 11, 2013 at 5:00am

Remember back to when you first got engaged. Amidst all of the happiness and excitement of the big occasion, who was the very first person you told the big news to?


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All About Announcing

article by Anna Sachse - CTW Features | posted on March 08, 2013 at 9:37am

Status update: Getting married! According to a 2012 survey on weddings and social media by The Knot and Mashable, one in 10 respondents said they updated their engagement relationship status within minutes of the proposal and one in four said they did it by the next day. But according to Jules Hirst, founder of Venice, Calif.-based Etiquette Consulting, Inc., before you announce your engagement…


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Proposal Pointers

article by Anna Sachse - CTW Features | posted on January 05, 2012 at 8:10am

Proposing is one of the most exciting things a guy will ever do. But even though he might have received a “Yes!” in reply, many a man has come away from asking for his lady’s hand thinking he could have done a better job. Have a sinking feeling that this could soon be you? Get prepared with these nine proposal tips, courtesy of the pros. Have a Ring While this one may seem obvious, plenty…


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Etiquette plan for a non-wedding bash

article by Bev Bennett - CTW Features | posted on January 03, 2012 at 6:00am

If you’re not saying a traditional “I do” you’re joining a growing number of people in the U.S. “Marriage optional” is one of the top trends that may affect consumer behavior and mind set in 2012, according to experts at JWT, a marketing communications company based in New York City. In 2000, more than 3 million unmarried couples cohabited; in 2011 that number more than doubled to 7.6 million co…


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House Party

article by Bev Bennett - CTW Features | posted on September 19, 2011 at 4:42pm

Instead of a swank restaurant or rental venue, encourage an intimate setting for an engagement party. Your best friend’s condo or your cousin’s home can provide a comfortable background as you share your wonderful news. Personalized, at-home and theme-based engagement parties are in favor now for a variety of reasons, according to wedding planners. The hostess, who may be the bride’s mother or…


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Hosts With the Most

article by Jill Jaracz - CTW Features | posted on September 19, 2011 at 3:30pm

For the many lovely young women sporting a brand-new engagement ring, it’s only natural that they’ll want to celebrate by throwing a party with their new fiancés. Whether it’s an engagement party or a Super Bowl bash, couples have to learn how to meld their styles together and get along in the kitchen. “It’s tempting to hold a big party with 40 of your closest friends and try five new recipes,”…


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