Posts Categorized: The Engagement

Fun Find: A Notebook Themed Proposal


What’s even more romantic than the movie The Notebook? 
A Notebook-themed marriage proposal! 

An Italian man named Angelo Piccini popped the question in an epic way when he recreated a famous scene from Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams’ classic love story The Notebook to his now fiance Chiara Grimaldi. With the help of a team of romance planners, Piccini rented out a lake in London’s Alexandra Palace and took his future wife on a rowboat ride, just as Noah and Allie do. He added… Read more »

Tips: New Ways to Announce your Engagement

I said yes

Happy Tuesday Aisle Filers! This past weekend I read a great article in the 518 Life Magazine! Kristi Barlette asks Wedding Planner, Katie O’Malley and Christine Wheat for some engagement tips!
Katie O’Malley tell us how to avoid making the engagement announcement, “cliché”. We know your excited and want to tell the world, but instead of posting the common Facebook picture of the ring, follow her tips!
Have the announcement in person. This may take some planning on the grooms part! The groom can invite all of your… Read more »

Hot Trend: Photographing Your Proposal

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 We are so thrilled for the ever-sparkly Katie O’Malley of Katie O’ Weddings and Events who recently got a little more sparkly (and can’t wait for her big day!)! Her Fiance Nathan planned a whole surprise day for their proposal and got their good friend, and expert photographer JP Elario in on it to make sure every emotion was captured for them to relive.  Check out their story on Katie’s Blog and JP’s!
This is a trend that we are starting… Read more »

Fun Find: Bridal Bootcamp

One of our awesome Key Hall at Proctors bride’s Julie guest blogged about fitness a weeks ago and how important it is to your wedding, in light of that we have found a great “bridal bootcamp” for you to check out locally and get in great shape!
Resultz Fitness in Menands is a great facility for those who want an all round workout or who find gyms intimidating.   James Ringey is the owner and the trainer at Resultz and offers… Read more »