Posts tagged "engagements"

Is It A Proposal If There Isn’t A Ring?

Times are tough around the world, and we’re all cutting back in some area of our life. In Japan, one common cost-cutting measure seems to be diamond engagement rings. The…

Catherine Strawn | June 10, 2009 - 2:00 pm

All My Friends Are Getting Married, And I’m, Well, Not Even Close

In the last month or so, three of my close friends have gotten engaged. Meanwhile, I haven’t had a serious relationship for three years. For some reason, whenever I tell…

Catherine Strawn | June 8, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Dating Amelia: Is My Busted Engagement A Problem For You?

I never thought I would be in the position of dating with a broken engagement under my belt. I hope to never have another. As I’ve started dating again, I’ve…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 5, 2009 - 4:30 pm

A $2,600 Proposal Cake?

Figuring out how to propose can be just as nerve racking as deciding on an engagement ring and determining when to propose, and an entrepreneur is trying to make the…

Annika Harris | March 23, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Papa Bach, Engagement Take-Backs & Cowards

Last night’s episode of “The Bachelor,” and more specifically, the “After The Final Rose” special, hit close to home. After all, I was engaged, and then overnight my…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 3, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Being Engaged: It’s Not So Bad!

You might remember back in December when I was home for the holidays my mom passed down my great-grandmother’s engagement ring and I debated whether to use it for my

Wendy Atterberry | February 10, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Equality Means Engagement Rings For Men

H Samuel, a jeweler in the U.K., is trying to get male engagement rings to take off as more women are proposing to men in these modern times. Their Tioro…

Catherine Strawn | January 16, 2009 - 8:30 pm

First Time For Everything: I Called Off My Engagement

Recently, I committed the ultimate relationship taboo: I told a man who wanted to spend the rest of his life with me that I couldn’t marry him. Even worse, I…

Lauren Cook | January 12, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Tom Brady & Gisele Bundchen Are Engaged — Maybe?

The New England Patriots quarterback proposed to the supermodel on Christmas Eve — apparently he asked while the pair was flying from New Jersey to Boston on a private jet.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 28, 2008 - 1:38 pm

Girl Talk: He’s The One, But Is This The Ring?

I’m at my parents’ place this week, visiting my family for Christmas. Shortly after I arrived, my mother presented me with an engagement ring. The ring belonged to my great-grandmother,…

Wendy Atterberry | December 23, 2008 - 12:30 pm

Dating Don’ts: Four Horrible Ways To Get Him To Pop The Question

Maybe it’s because we’re forced to deal with our families more than usual during the holidays, but these can be trying times for women without rings on their wedding fingers.

Judy McGuire | December 11, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Quickies!: Lindsay Lohan Shows Her Ugly Side At “Ugly Betty”

Lindsay Lohan’s bratty attitude has knocked her run on “Ugly Betty” down to four episodes. [Perez Hilton]…

Annika Harris | October 23, 2008 - 8:00 pm

After A Broken Engagement, Who Keeps The Ring?

Well dang, I never thought I would be so lucky as to personally weigh in on this debate! The Frisky presented both sides to this conundrum way back when, but…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 6, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Quick Pic: Are Justin Timberlake & Jessica Biel Engaged?

Are you those giggles of post-bended knee joy? The pop singer supposedly proposed to his girlfriend in Italy, at the wedding of her “7th Heaven” costar. [10/1/08]…

The Frisky | October 6, 2008 - 3:30 pm

Star Couplings: George Takei And Partner Tie The Knot

George Takei and his longtime partner were married on Sunday in a ceremony that included a Buddhist priest, Native American wedding bands, a Japanese Koto harp, and a bagpipe procession.

Annika Harris | September 15, 2008 - 12:30 pm

Star Couplings: Tara Reid May Or May Not Be Off The Market

Tara Reid maybe is engaged. Sigh, are there no single, drunk girls left in Hollywood? [DListed and Us Weekly]
Singer Sarah McLachlan and her husband are calling it quits. [Us

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 12, 2008 - 11:00 am

Star Couplings: Rachel McAdams & Ryan Gosling Have Another Go At It

One of our favorite couples ever, Rachel McAdams and Ryan Gosling, may be back together! Notebook 2! Notebook 2! [Perez Hilton]
Chris Kattan separated from his wife of eight weeks.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 20, 2008 - 10:30 am

Star Couplings: Jewel Gets Hitched To Her Cowboy

Jewel married that rodeo clown, Ty Murray. [People]
Ugh. Those jeans that Katie Holmes has been pegging NON-STOP? They belong to Tom Cruise. [Us Weekly]
Agyness Deyn and Albert Hammond…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 8, 2008 - 10:00 am

Star Couplings: Feds Seize Anne Hathway’s Diaries

The FBI seized Anne Hathaway’s diaries in their investigation of her ex-boyfriend, Rafaello Folieri. This is why I spew all my private biz on the internet — so the fuzz…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 25, 2008 - 10:00 am

Quick Pic: Uma Thurman Gets Engaged!

The goddess that is Uma is engaged to her boyfriend Arpad Busson. All I know about him is that he is LOADED. Like, mega loaded. So was her ex-boyfriend, Andre…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 27, 2008 - 8:30 pm