10 Steps to Throwing the Perfect Engagement Pool Party

I am a sucker for love and I live for a good celebration… but there’s something about engagement parties that always feel so stuffy and forced to me.  The bombardment of “sooo have you two set a date?”  The awkward oogling of the ring.  The ‘oh, how do you know so and so’ and the unspoken competition of whose closest to the couple.  The moment when you realize the bridesmaids have already been chosen and you’re not one.  The “he put a ring on it” banners… or worse the “finally”......

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