One of the best things about the big day has always been planning ahead for it. Where do you propose? What types of flowers should you have? Who should you invite?
Our 10 Best Engagement Blogs are all about the joys of prenuptials, from finding the perfect way to propose, to keeping the fire going long after the honeymoon.
The Heart Bandits
Bragging Rights: a special site for that special day
From the number one proposal planners in the world, The Heart Bandits has been covered worldwide for their romantic business niche. They gather the best of their own work and that of others, with great input from readers and fans of the site. Ways to build the romance are explored and the site includes an extensive gallery of real-life proposals.
Social Clout: 520+ followers, 746+ likes
Your Engagement 101
Bragging Rights: make it one your friends will envy
From picking the perfect ring, to finding the perfect words, Your Engagement 101 serves as a stand-alone resource for that one amazing moment. Nothing is left to chance, including the important answer to that most important question. Videos and journals are used to show different approaches for a variety of styles and personalities.
Social Clout: 297,769+ likes, 3,769+ followers
How He Asked
Bragging Rights: say “I do” to love
How He Asked offers a new proposal story every day, from the wildly romantic, to the brazenly confident. Stacy Tasman kicked off her blog after being part of one such engagement. She recognized the joy and connection shared from these experiences and became determined to find and share the best. Bonus: A full boutique of vendors and advice are easily accessible.
Social Clout: 7,914+ likes, 4,960+ followers
Ring on the Finger
Bragging Rights: for lovebirds across the world
Ring on the Finger is an upbeat and inspiring blog that focuses on creating the perfect environment, mood and sentiment for that one big proposal. Videos, personal stories and polls help illuminate what works for both brides and grooms and offer ways to enhance the experience and even save it for posterity.
Social Clout: 3,064+likes, 1,566+ followers
Engaged Wedding Blog
Bragging Rights: daily inspiration and ideas
From fabulous wedding suppliers comes Engaged Wedding Blog, a soothing and tasteful approach to engaged life. While proposals are covered, the real work begins in the planning. Great menu options are shared, as well as ways to plan an outdoor event beyond just the beach. An extended archive covers the whole affair, with the latest in design from the flowers to the veil.
Social Clout: 2,070+ likes, 2,600+ followers
Our Engagement Story
Bragging Rights: where “happily ever after” stories are celebrated
A web destination for the romantically inclined, Our Engagement Story truly celebrates the joys and memories of a once-in-a-lifetime love. From Rob Schultz and his wife Sara comes a deeply personal and certainly heartwarming site, where videos and pictures often tell the tale of lovers just starting out in life.
Social Clout: 430+ likes
Bragging Rights: a chic and unique wedding blog
Bridal Musings is blog where the best in new design is explored. Elizabeth, a Londoner and self-confessed wedding geek, has guided countless couples down the aisle and turned that history into a comprehensive source for inspiration and encouragement. You won’t find any cold feet here, just warm memories to last a lifetime.
Social Clout: 9,188+ likes, 13,000+ followers
The Proposal Guys
Bragging Rights: discussing “all things proposal”
The Proposal Guys embraces the funny and even off-the-wall efforts made to win a love’s hand in marriage. Topics like “Proposal Psychopaths” and “Of Hunters and Hunting” take an irreverent look at the matrimony we thought we knew. This fun blog comes from Jon and BJ, authors of the self-help book “Proposal Essentials.”
Bragging Rights: epic proposals
Nothing kicks off a storybook marriage like an amazing proposal, which Proposal Blog basks in by collecting the best tales of both men and women popping that question. They find the humor and inspiration aimed at helping hopefuls looking for unique ideas. The best part of the site is the archive of reader proposal stories.
Wedding Engagement Noise
Bragging Rights: wedding/engagement noise from around the world
Wedding Engagement Noise looks at the entire engagement experience, including the funny and the difficult. The headache of dealing with vendors while corralling two families is part of the challenge. This site spotlights that complicated journey of two, including choosing bridesmaids and questions like “How Long Is Too Long?”
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