Author Archives: Molly Dynan Navetta

Top 5 Reasons Why Women Don’t Want to Propose to Men

1.) What if you say no? As you may already know, the thought of proposing is terrifying. After all, we’re all fragile beings when it comes to the art of love, and never is that fact more apparent than when a woman (or man) contemplates standing before her soul mate and asking him to spend […]

3 Ways to Use Your Engagement Ring in Your Save the Date

(Or, How to Tastefully Show Off Your Gorgeous New Engagement Ring!) The first few weeks and months after your engagement can feel pretty hectic. From the sheer volume of social pings and celebratory lunches and cocktails, to researching, spreadsheet/matrix making, and locking down venues and vendors, your life may seem to essentially revolve around being […]

Should You Ask for Her Father’s Permission Before Popping the Question?

Thinking about proposing to the partner of your dreams is daunting enough, so asking her father (or both parents) for permission first can make the idea of popping the question seem even more unnerving, especially if you have a prospective father-in-law like Jim Byrnes (!). But if you’re like 77% of the men polled in […]

How to Get the Wedding Bands of Your Dreams

When it comes down to getting the wedding bands of your dreams, there’s a lot you and your future spouse can do to ensure you get exactly what you want, or better yet, exceed expectations beyond your dreams! Check out Mark’s tips for finding your perfect wedding rings. 1.) Give yourselves plenty of time. As […]

Do Couples Still Wear Gold Wedding Bands?

From platinum to palladium, and titanium to tungsten, the options for wedding band materials are seemingly endless, but do couples still wear gold wedding bands?  When it’s time to choose your wedding band, selecting the material will be one of the first choices you’ll need to make.  Here’s what you need to know about wedding […]

3 of the Worst Celebrity Proposals and How to Avoid Them

George Clooney's proposal to Amal was a little tougher than expected. . .

Proposing to the partner of your dreams can be a lot of pressure. Of course you want this moment to be just right, but setbacks can happen—even to the stars. Check out these celebrity proposals gone wrong and learn from their mistakes. Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves Some people have such a tight-knit family that […]

3 Surprise Colorado Marriage Proposal and On-the-Spot Wedding Ideas

Surprise marriage proposals and on-the-spot weddings are making for some very short engagements! Not everyone loves a surprise, but for those that do, these real-life Colorado engagement and on-the-spot wedding stories will get your creative wheels turning—maybe one will ring true for you.  It’s not unusual for the marriage proposal itself to be a surprise—but […]

Engagement Ring Style Report: The Pear is Back!

Pear shaped diamond engagement rings - Denver Engagement Rings

Trendsetting brides-to-be are giving this classic shape an update. Choosing the right engagement ring for your edgy, trendsetting bride-to-be can be a pear of a problem. If you’re looking for a diamond engagement ring as unique as the woman of your dreams, you need look no further: a pear-shaped diamond could be the perfect fit […]