The Etiquette of Engagement Parties | Martha Stewart Weddings - With cell phones, e-mail, social media, and far fewer formalities to follow, these days the good news that a couple is on the way to becoming Mr. and Mrs. is usually spread fairly quickly. But that doesn't mean an engagement should not be celebrated, or even formally announced, with a party. Here is what you need to know about planning a prewedding soirée.
The last thing you want is for your engagement party to be marred by embarrassment or hurt feeling on the part of either hosts or guests. Follow these few simple etiquette rules and you'lll celebrate your engagement without a hitch.