The proposal has been made! You’ve said “yes” to him! Celebrate your marriage proposal with a Valentine’s Day engagement party. We’re talking about simple, artfully done details that are easy to put together from the cutest cake to the sweetest favors for guests to take home. This pretty inspiration board of engagement party ideas promises to be whimsical and elegant at the same time—sans the tackiness!
6 Whimsical and Elegant Valentine’s Engagement Party Tips
Since Valentine’s Day 2017 will be falling on a Tuesday, the setting for this party would be best hosted at a restaurant or at home. The key is to stick with something that’s intimate and special! Try these 6 tips for easy planning:
1 – Present the engagement couple with an eye-catching marquee sign with their monogram! This custom-made sign makes a great decoration that can be used in the actual wedding reception, which doubles up a as a wonderful wall décor for the home. Find this on Amazon Handmade.
2 – Present a whimsical engagement party cake inspired by Kate Spade’s wink bag! We love this creation from Apollinas.
3 – If you’re up to the challenge, present edible topiary centerpieces made with cookies and wrapped with fabric at the base. You can also use these wraps to give guests candied caramel apples as favors presented in bright Valentine’s packaging. See Bellenza for the DIY and the SHOP.
4 – Love bites! But, it doesn’t have to hurt with these super easy heart-shaped personal pizzas! This is a great option for a pizza party with a variety of bite-sized appetizers like spring rolls, dumplings, and shrimp wontons. See Hormel for this pizza recipe.
5 – Send out modern engagement party invitations with a trendy blush and gold design via Wedding Paper Divas.
6 – Make ahead is what we say! These cute cupid’s arrow swizzle sticks should be a showstopper together with a bubbly Valentine’s cocktail presented in glasses with a shiny gold heart. See Chatelaine for the DIY.