Date of proposal
How old were you both when you got engaged?
We were both 25
My boyfriend Colin proposed
How did your partner (or you) propose?
Firstly he surprised me on Boxing Day 2007 telling me that we were going to New York for New Year. He proposed on New Year’s Day in Central Park, it was lovely and so romantic
Who did you share the news of your engagement with first?
Describe your ring.
It’s a gold band with a solitaire marquise diamond
Did you help choose the ring?
Colin knew the shape of diamond I liked and that I wanted gold, but he picked the actual ring
Did you have an engagement party?
We are planning to have one some time this month or early February
When do you plan to marry?
What are you looking forward to the most about planning a wedding?
Everything!! But if I had to pick one, probably choosing my dress and then seeing Colin’s face when I walk down the aisle.