Your friend has just got engaged and is about to embark on the biggest journey of their life so far. They have the wedding planning, the big day and the rest of their lives to look forward to with their special someone. An engagement is a special and exciting time for the couple, friends, and family, and you will no doubt be keen to let them know how thrilled you are for them. Read on to discover some of the best ways to congratulate your friend.
One way you can congratulate your friends is by sending them a Flower card. is a lovely extra touch compared to just a normal card, as it is both personal and elegant. They are essentially exactly what they sound like – a traditional card, but filled with a beautiful arrangement of flowers, and then delivered to your door.
The ‘engagement blooms’ is our personal favorite. It is a vibrant pink design consisting of ruffled hybrid tea roses, delicate lisianthus pink and firework pops of pink veronica which beams happiness and love. The pre-printed engagement greeting along with your personal words will surely be treasured.
Celebrate with drinks
Take them out for a celebratory glass of fizz once you find out the good news. What better way to congratulate them than to make a toast to their long and happy future.
What’s more, it’s a great excuse to get all the goss on how the question was popped, because if you’re anything like us you probably love a nice romantic engagement story!
Take a trip down memory lane
Why not create a photo collage – the perfect platform to showcase all their happy memories together. Dig out old photographs from when they first met, their first holiday, funny photos, bad photos, any that showcase their happy relationship!. You could even start a photo album for them and leave some spaces empty for them to add more photos, perhaps of the wedding day! This way they can treasure it forever.
Don’t worry if you don’t have a printer, nowadays you can order prints online or nip into a local shop, such as , as they have photo printers in many stores!
No, we aren’t suggesting you fork out for an expensive wedding planner to plan the whole big day, stress-free! Although that would be nice, it is perhaps a little over budget! Instead, why not buy a wedding planner book, to help the bride-to-be get organized!
There are many different designs out there and you can get some personalized. Paperchase stocks and you can order many personalized ones online!
Our personal favorite is by celebrity wedding planner Mindy Weiss which comes with different tabs for each category, a range of tips, tools, checklists, and schedules to help the bride (& groom!).
Say congratulations with a personalized engagement gift. There is a huge range out there from slate signs to champagne flutes, mugs, and wedding fund money boxes!. A personalized photo frame is a simple, but lovely gift. We recommended putting their names and date of engagement on the frame.