9 Engagement Party Ideas You Haven’t Seen a Million Times

Embarrassing slideshows. Corny games. Tiny tea sandwiches. Engagement parties can start feeling repetitive. Don’t get us wrong: We love celebrating a happy couple. But here are nine ideas that we haven’t seen a bajillion times over.

Popcorn Favors

The more puns, the better, we always say.

Cursive Word Balloons

The food table can double as an Instagram backdrop. Genius.

Name Cookies

Almost too pretty to eat. Keyword: Almost.

Love Timeline

The simplest (and most aww-worthy) DIY ever.

Charcuterie Board

Who needs a caterer anyway?

Rose-petal Ice Cubes

Polaroid Guestbook

Gran might not be able to work an iPhone, but we’re pretty sure she can figure her way around a Polaroid.

Picture Game

This black-and-white age-guessing game is way less corny than its mortifying slideshow counterparts.


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