Deciding to spend your life withyour partner isone ofthe biggest, most emotional choices ever. An engagement is a big deal! Naturally,it callsfor an on-going celebration, and if you want to do that by surprising your SO with something special, the best gift to give your partner after you get engaged is one that shows them how excited you are to become their spouse. Every relationship that's turned into a marriage hasa standoutquality (or qualities) that makethat relationship "the one" for the people in it, and choosing a gift that reflects that love is a surefire way to make your partner totally melt.
Maybe you and your SO have always bonded over decadent meals and love splurging onbougie food now and then. In this case, the perfect engagement gift could be treating them to that tasting menu you've been eyeing for months. Or maybe your SO has always wanted to ride in a hot air balloon, and you've been waiting for the perfect occasion to experience it together. But if you, as a couple, have decided that any leftover funds will be set aside for the wedding, there are tons of sentimental gifts at lower price points that could still feel appropriate and won't break the bank. Here are some ideas to get you started.