Planning for an engagement party is so enjoyable and interesting, although most of the time one gets confused about how to plan for the party, we all know that when someone is about to be engaged, there is this joy that fills their heart, and is really cool for someone to host an engagement party, although some of us, will be like hosting an engagement party is a waste of money and time, my dear is not true, you have an engagement party is never a waste time and resources, is what we do once in a lifetime, also you making your life a memorable one, is never a bad intention, so for you to have a successful engagement party you are advised to follow up the tip on this blog.
HOW TO PLAN FOR A SUCCESSFUL ENGAGEMENT PARTY
KNOW YOUR HOST:
For you to plan for an engagement party, you knowing your host will really help you to have a successful engagement party, let’s take for instance your parents are your host for the engagement party, they are the ones to plan for the budget, but in a situation where you are the one hosting your engagement party you will be the one to take care of everything, so for you to have a successful engagement party, knowing the host of the party is very essential.
PLAN YOUR BUDGET:
After you must have know the host of the party, all you need to do is to make plans for the budget, for the engagement party, while making your budget, for the engagement party it shouldn’t be the same, with the wedding budget, to avoid unnecessary expenses is just an engagement party, not the main party (wedding).
MAKE A GUEST LIST
After you must have known the host and the budget for the engagement party, then you now plan for your guest list, while making your guest list, it should be in accordance with the budget and the host, and u know, you don’t need to invite the world, you just need few of family members with few friends, also remember the rule which is, inviting an equal number of men and women also invite people that already know each other, to avoid inconvenience and to also make the party lively.
FIX A DATE:
While planning for an engagement party, you need to choose a date that is convenient to your guest to avoid the disappointment of any kind, let’s say for instance you fixed your engagement party on a weekend, knowing fully well that your guests is civil workers, do you think anyone will come for the party that’s why you should fix it on a weekend when everyone will be chanced, so won’t make things complicated for your guest.
CHOOSE THE VENUE
Choosing a venue for an engagement party is another complicating work, most people get confused about where to host their party, you don’t need to worry about that, and for you not to be confused, you need to know the kind of engagement party you want to host, for instance, you are planning on having a MINI engagement party, where you have your family members with few friends around, this kind of engagement party could be hosted at your home, some might be confused on the exact place to host the party at home, is fine, your sitting room or even the backyard is a perfect place to host a mini party, but when you are planning on having a standard and big engagement party, where you have your friends, family members, and well wisher, you here we are looking up on having a good number of guest so this kind of engagement party, wouldn’t be convenient at your home, so it could be hosted in a hotel, and also remember u are doing with a budget and u don’t to exceed the budget, so it won’t affect the main party (wedding).
When you are making plans for the engagement party, you need to start early and be making your invitations to your guest, let’s say if the engagement party is in a month time, you need to start sending your invitations to your guest, not when the engagement party is in a week time or five days to the party, you start sending your invitations you might get disappointed because people don’t do things in a hurry nowadays, they like to get prepared before taking any move, so the earlier your invitations the better for you.
MAKE A DECOR
When planning for an engagement party, you need to make plans for your decorations, and while making plans for the decorations and color for the engagement party, you don’t have to let it mix, or look like the main decoration and color of the main party (wedding), they should be a great difference between the engagement party decorations and the wedding party decorations, also if you are thinking of what to wear to your engagement party or even the color to choose for the engagement party, for the wears, you can go for a dinner gown or even a short Ankara gown, then for the color, you can go for golden lace since it will be conducted at night, also the musical shouldn’t be the same with the wedding music.
Getting engaged is really a blissful and happy moment of our lives, which we all to make it a memorable one, also planning for an engagement party is also enjoyable when you follow the right steps to it, then if want to have a successful engagement party I advise you to follow the steps above to achieve that.
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