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Did you announce your engagement on social media?

Lynnie, on January 15, 2020 at 10:05 AM Posted in Parties and Events 0 23
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How did you spread the news of your proposal? Did you announce it on social media? How long did you wait after the proposal to post your #JustSaidYes moment? 馃拲


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Did you announce your engagement on social media? 1

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23 Comments

Latest activity by Countrybaby, on February 22, 2020 at 3:32 PM
  • Amber
    Master February 2020
    Amber
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    FH made a post on Facebook a few hours after we got engaged, once we had already told our families Smiley smile

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  • Kelsey
    VIP September 2020
    Kelsey
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    We told close family members and friends first. Then we posted it on Facebook just as we were going to sleep lol so that way our phones could blow up while we were sleeping.

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  • Melle
    Legend June 2019
    Melle
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    I didn't. I'm not very active on them
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  • Jeanette
    Expert July 2022
    Jeanette
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    We got engaged while on vacation but I was going to go back to the US to visit my family right afterwards, so I decided to surprise them in person (since everything is a call or text when you live so far away). Besides my FMIL and FFIL and my close friends, we waited to spread the news until after that. So like a week later! 馃槉
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  • Erin
    Devoted September 2021
    Erin
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    We told all our close friends and family the day of and then we posted it on social media the next day!
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  • Shaina
    Expert October 2020
    Shaina
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    I sure did, but I let my closest family and friends know first. So not immediately, but yes Smiley smile

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  • Jessie
    Devoted September 2020
    Jessie
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    His whole family was there, so I just had to tell my family which is just a few people. I posted it on social media right after. I was too impatient lol.
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  • Sabrina
    Devoted April 2020
    Sabrina
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    No big announcement on my end. We told immediate family right after it happened. I posted the pic in my profile on social media about a month or two afterwards. A few days later, my FH posted a different pic which showed the ring, that's how social media found out. I don't like people too much in my business, so I don't put much out there.

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  • Jennifer
    Super March 2020
    Jennifer
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    I made a post after about 3 months. I waited until the ring came, and the wedding was already in the works. I didn't think their was a need to post to all my friends and family. It is a small wedding so I didn't want too many questions or invite requests.
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  • Fenja
    VIP August 2021
    Fenja
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    We didn't but my FMIL did! She was so excited she couldn't wait Smiley laugh

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  • SONDRA
    Dedicated March 2020
    SONDRA
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    We were on vacation and called our parents immediately. It just so happened that we were being joined on vacation by my sister and some friends the next day so we waited to tell them in person. I sent a text to my brother and other close friends before my fiancee posted "she said yes!" on Facebook. We've been together 8 years so got a lot of "about time" comments LOL. I did not post a pic of my ring. I wanted social media to be about the love and not about the size of my ring.

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  • Cyndy
    Rockstar May 2019
    Cyndy
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    We told our family and a few close friends before posting it on asocial media.
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  • Keri
    Expert November 2019
    Keri
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    Didn't post on social media until the day after our wedding with a sneak peak photo from our photographer.

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  • Jasmine
    Master August 2021
    Jasmine
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    FH had his parents record his proposal but it was on the top deck of a cruise ship. They didn't have the light from the camera on the phone since they didn't want me to know they were recording so it's super dark. He posted it on Facebook anyway.

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  • Alisha
    Super April 2021
    Alisha
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    I sure did after i told my family first. I wanted to surprise my family first.

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  • Chelsea
    Just Said Yes November 2021
    Chelsea
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    My parents and daughter were with when the proposal happened. The next morning I posted a couple photos/video of the moment along with my ring photo!

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  • Jessica
    Beginner May 2022
    Jessica
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    My Fiance Jay Jr. And I shared our Engagement on Facebook and some said congratulations. Some others were all like wow and I know they didn't mean it in a good way.
    How do you deal with half your family and friends being happy for you and the other half who has disowned you and all they have to say is Negative.
    I don't know how to feel.I miss having my dad in my life and I want him to walk me down the isle but he wont even speak to me. I guess its just best to drop the ones who are toxic for you.Any Suggestions or support would be helpful. I just feel so torn about everything.
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  • Tamira
    Beginner September 2021
    Tamira
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    I did share a picture of the ring but not how it was done. He is cute and quirky so the way he did it was perfect.
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  • Merline
    Super February 2020
    Merline
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    We told family and friends first then started wedding planning. We got our venue, bridal party, guest list and save the dates done. We then changed our relationship status about 3 months later lol. So no we never posted a proposal picture. 10 months after it all I did post some engagement pictures, where my ring was shown.
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  • Rebecca
    Super January 2020
    Rebecca
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    We told our families right away, then took some pictures while we were at Disney and posted them a few hours later Smiley smile

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