| Originally Posted by Virginialedoux |
Question : Is it acceptable to throw your own Engagement party??
My parents are 2 provinces away... I wonder if one of girlfriends or BDW Ottawa brides will throw me one!! lol
We did it and had a great response! Traditional engagement parties seem to be less common because they were intended to announce the engagement of a couple.... I don't know about you but I couldn't wait to share the news! We wanted to share in our celebration but didn't want it to be formal. Nobody questioned the fact that we hosted it ourselves.
Our invitations said:
One of the most Cherished days of her life....
Frank asked Diana to be his Wife!!!
Now we are having
a party to celebrate our
Followed by date/time/rsvp/address/contact info.