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Sherrill and Leon Real Engagement Story

Your first name?


Your partner’s first name?


Date of proposal


How old were you both when you got engaged?


Who proposed?

He did

How did your partner (or you) propose?

His nickname is Shrek, so much so that many people don’t know his real name. We went to see the film Shrek Forever After and he asked me if he could be my Shrek forever after 🙂

Who did you share the news of your engagement with first?

Parents and sisters

Describe your ring.

Beautiful 18ct yellow gold diamond shape cluster

Did you help choose the ring?

We chose it together, we fell in love with it straight away

Will your partner wear an engagement ring as well?


Did you have an engagement party?

Yes a BBQ for family and drinks with friends made for a fantastic weekend.

If so, where was it held?

At home and The Boathouse

How many people were invited?

Open invite

Did you have a particular theme for your party?


When do you plan to marry?

We are marrying on Sat 5th May 2012 in the beautiful georgian town of Stamford, Lincs

What are you looking forward to the most about planning a wedding?

Choosing my dress

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