Editors Picks: Our Favorite Engagement Party Inspo

According to The Knot, 37% of engagements happen between November and February. If you were one of the lucky ones in that category this year, congratulations! Before you continue reading, make sure to share your proposal story with us! ;)

Okay, back to business. Now that you’re engaged, your head is probably spinning at the thought of wedding venues and invite lists, but we’re here to help. If you’re in the midst of planning your engagement party, don’t fret! We’re sharing some of our editors favorite engagement party details today, in hopes that it’ll help you plan your own celebration! Read on to see what engagement party trends we’re currently loving!

engagement party inspiration

Creative Sweets Photo By Muguet Photography
Cake By Cakelaine
Event Planning By Pastiche Events
Event Location: Cluny Bistro

Seriously, we’re obsessed. We didn’t think we’d ever want anything other than cake to celebrate an engagement, but a macaroon tower? We’re sold.

Be True To Your StylePhoto By Bohemes Jubilee

While you’ve probably seen a million different ideas for engagement parties on Pinterest, try not to get caught up in what other couples are doing. This couple chose to have a Boho-Brunch engagement party, and we love how unique it is. Make sure your engagement party reflects your style and try not to stress over having the “perfect” celebration.

Sentimental DecorPhoto By Muguet Photography
Event Planning By Pastiche Events
Event Location: Cluny Bistro

After all, your friends and family are gathering to celebrate you committing to forever. Whether you choose to put your engagement photos on display or frame a few “oldies” of the two of you, your guests will be swooning over the memories.

Personalized TouchPhoto By Muguet Photography
Event Planning By Pastiche Events
Event Location: Cluny Bistro

We’re obsessed with this personalized newspaper template. Not only does this give your guests something to bring home, it also shares more details into your relationship with your loved ones.

Dessert or Decor…? We think both. Photo By Mindy Tanimoto Photography

Looking for a fun way to display your dessert? Donut display’s have been a huge trend we’ve been seeing lately. Looking to add something fun to your party? You can’t go wrong with a yummy display! :)

Pinterest-Worthy Table SettingPhoto By Erica Dietz Photography

We’re a sucker for a dreamy table setting, and how gorgeous are these colors? If you already know your wedding colors, why not try to incorporate them into your engagement party? Give your guests a little sneak peek into your big event. :)

Statement WallsPhoto By Mindy Tanimoto Photography

Statement walls are a huge trend we’ve been seeing lately for weddings and engagement parties. We love how this couple personalized theirs with their names! Looking to “wow” your guests and have the perfect Instagram backdrop? This is the perfect option!

Pop of ColorPhoto By Larry Wesley Photography
Linens and Coverings by THISTLE AND TWILL

Neutrals are fun and all… But there’s nothing quite like a party filled with pops of color. Whether you choose to match your wedding colors or choose a new theme for your engagement party, your guests are sure to love the fun atmosphere.

Go Big!Photo By Brit Perkins Photography
Design & Decor By Antea Amoroso Design
Design & Decor By The Celebration Enthusiast

A balloon wall? Calligraphy mirror signs? All of these details have us swooning! You’ll only have one engagement party, so if you want to make the most of it-go BIG with your decorations.


Feeling inspired and ready to begin planning your engagement party? Make sure you don’t leave any details out by using our engagement party checklist!