Congratulation Messages and Wishes for an Engagement

Updated on November 1, 2016
Message for an engagement card: You are not just exchanging engagement rings, you are exchanging expectations and promises.
Message for an engagement card: You are not just exchanging engagement rings, you are exchanging expectations and promises.

Engagement wishes are meant to convey congratulations to a couple who has just gotten engaged. Send your congratulations for an engagement by writing a message on a card or by sending a text, email, tweet, or Facebook post. Whether the fiancé and fiancée are your friends, family, or work colleagues, writing a personalized message is something that they're sure to treasure forever.

Funny Engagement Wishes

Funny engagement wishes can be sent to close friends and family. Write a funny message to congratulate the newly engaged couple and give them a reason to giggle. Be sure that they are the kind of people who won't take offense at some light-hearted humor.

1) Now that you are engaged, you have new responsibilities, new commitments, and best of all, a new boss. Congratulations for getting the new job of a fiancé.

2) With your engagement your love will reach new heights

Never-ending arguments and volatile fights

Get ready for dark days and darker nights


3) An engagement is an official way to tell your fiancé to be ready for an epic battle called "marriage" that's going to last a lifetime. Congratulations.

4) I will be most pleased to be the referee in the boxing match that is slated to begin soon. Congratulations on getting engaged.

5) The moment engagement rings are exchanged is the calm before the storm. Wishing you good luck and congratulations.

6) Your relationship is official now

From the dating scene, you must take a bow

Congratulations on getting engaged

Or should I say congratulations for getting caged.

7) An engagement is the time when the fiancé loosens his tie and the fiancée rolls up her sleeves. Congratulations for getting engaged.

8) Wake up; This is not a dream. Your engagement to your lover is more real than it seems. Congratulations.

9) When to get married? Should we have a baby? Should we buy a house? Will we be able to afford the mortgage? Should I get a divorce? Congratulations on getting engaged, and welcome to the world of confusion and complications.

10) You have not passed any test of your life by being engaged. You have simply committed yourself to being tested every day.

11) Being engaged marks the end of asking your girlfriends what they look for in a husband, and the beginning of worrying about the way your husband looks at your girlfriends.

12) Now that you are engaged, you will never have to worry about having a boring conversation with your partner. As you spend more time together, you will have nothing to talk about so all your conversations will be boring. Congratulations, mate.

13) Congratulations on getting engaged and surrendering your freedom.

14) Congratulations on your engagement. Now you will never have to worry about how you can stop fighting with your partner because you will always be fighting.

15) Now that you are engaged, you will have to say goodbye to late-night parties and night outs in the town. I pity you, but still want to congratulate you.

Short Messages for a Card, Text Message, or Email

It is one thing to buy a card straight off the shelves and congratulate someone for their engagement. But you can take the art of wishing to a whole new level by creating your own wish in the form of a short message or even a poem. Pick up a pen and allow your feelings to flow from your heart onto the paper to wish a newly engaged couple congratulations and luck. Here are some awesome ideas.

1) Whenever I see the both of you together

The only word that comes to my mind is "forever"

Here's wishing that you stay happy always and sad never


2) Committing your heart to someone is the most beautiful feeling mankind has ever known. People who are afraid of commitment should take inspiration by looking at how beautiful your lives have grown. Congratulations to you both.

3) May your engagement wrap you in the fragrance of an exotic flower

May even a single moment in your life, never turn sour

Cheers to the couple of the hour

Congratulations to you both, wish you the best forever.

4) People often look for reasons to get engaged. But with a perfect match like yours, it is impossible to find even a single reason why not to get engaged. Very happy for you both, congratulations.

5) Your engagement to each other is a commitment unsaid, may you be a happy couple before and even after you wed. Congratulations on getting engaged.

6) Shower each other will all your care

Lay out to each other, your souls completely bare

Happy couples like you are rare

Congratulations on your engagement, you are the perfect pair.

7) Congratulations on unlocking your beautiful future together by getting engaged. Wish you luck and lots of love.

8) Even sugar tastes bitter when I think of how sweet a couple you both are. Wishing you congratulations on your engagement.

9) As you hold each others' hands

Chasing your dreams

As the love between you both expands

You are made for each other, it seems

Congratulations on exchanging your engagement bands.

10) Couples like you are proof that true love still exists. Best wishes on your engagement.

11) May you always find comfort in each other's arms; may you shower each other with your charms. Wishing the newly engaged couple my heartiest congratulations.

12) We heard an angel sing

When you exchanged your engagement rings


13) Cheers to the to-be husband and wife

You are about to start a new life

Here's to the cutest engaged couple

May the joys of your lives double


14) I am sure that your love for each other will never perish, and your engagement will bring you a lifetime to cherish. Congratulations on getting engaged.

15) The only thing I want to say

Is I can't wait for your big day

Congratulations on getting engaged

I am sure that your wedding will be the best event ever staged.

Message for an engagement card: Cheers to the to-be husband and wife, you are about to start a new life. Here's to the cutest engaged couple, may the joys of your lives double. Congratulations.
Message for an engagement card: Cheers to the to-be husband and wife, you are about to start a new life. Here's to the cutest engaged couple, may the joys of your lives double. Congratulations.

16) I was always sure that you both were hiding something behind each other's backs. I just didn't know that they were engagement rings. Congratulations.

17) May love and light encompass the depths of your hearts, souls, and your very being. Congratulations on getting engaged.

18) Make merry and surround yourself with leisure

Your life is about to bring you happiness that you can't measure

True love like yours is truly a treasure

Wishing you congratulations is our pleasure.

19) Your engagement has flagged off the race of your life

Which you will win, because you will make a lovely husband and wife

Congratulations on making your relationship official.

20) For the tree of a happily married life, your engagement is the first seed

May God give you both all the blessings you need.

Congratulations to the both of you.

21) You both make such a perfect pair. Here's wishing that nothing ever disturbs your love lair. Congratulations on getting engaged.

22) An engagement is like a quick coffee break en route to the beautiful journey called "wedding" on the freeway of love. Congratulations on getting engaged.

23) Each other's hearts, you both have officially won

May your married life ahead bring you harmony and fun

Wishing you congratulations by the ton.

24) Make your engagement the solid foundation, on which the rest of your life may strongly stand. Congratulations.

25) Look deep into your engagement rings, and you will find each other's hearts. Congratulations on deciding to make your commitment official.

26) Perfect couples like you are few

On your blissful union, I congratulate you

What a perfect match you both make, who would have knew?

27) From two, as you now become one

All the worries of your past will be undone

Congratulations, wish you both a life full of love, happiness, and fun.

28) Coming soon is the day you both will wed, and I wish you luck for a lovely future that lies ahead. Congratulations on your engagement.

29) Having begun the journey towards saying "I do," there is nothing that can stop happiness for you. Congratulations.

30) May you have the strength to face every storm

May your hugs and cuddles keep you both warm

Congratulations to the newly engaged couple, whose lives are about to transform.

31) Summer, winter, autumn, or spring

May happiness to you both, your engagement bring


32) You are not just exchanging engagement rings, you are exchanging expectations and promises. Congratulations.

33) A promising life is about to begin

In all your endeavors, may you always win

Congratulations for officially becoming a couple.

34) If there was a world record for the happiest couple alive, you both would be the unanimous winners. Best wishes and congratulations to the newly engaged couple.

35) Congratulations for deciding to walk together on life's tough road

You will prosper as a couple, since the seeds of love you have sowed

Wishing you all the happiness in your love abode.


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      Tonette Fornillos 5 years ago from The City of Generals

      Fabulous list, beautiful ideas. New couples just have to pick the best :=) Thank you princess. This is inspiring!