20+ Instagram Caption Ideas To Announce Your Engagement!

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Just engaged? Can’t contain the excitement? Feel like screaming about your relationship status from the rooftop? We’ll help you out here – what better way to spread the news than with a mushy photo of the proposal (and probably a close-up of your sparkling new accessory) and a clever engagement Instagram caption?


Figuring out exactly what to caption your favorite proposal photo can be tricky. Some want to express their love with a sentimental tribute, while others prefer a funny engagement caption. Ultimately, the way you share the news of your engagement on social media should perfectly represent your relationship. We’ve compiled our favorite engagement captions to help inspire your “Just Engaged” Instagram post.

For the Movie Buffs

Everyone from binge-watchers to music lovers can pay homage to their favorite songs and fictional works in their Instagram announcement. There’s no denying the fact that nobody does romance better than Bollywood. So when the time comes to announce your engagement, consider these Bollywood or pop-culture-themed caption ideas:

  • The one where we got engaged. (F.R.I.E.N.D.S)


  • “When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.” (When Harry Met Sally)
  • “Itni shiddat se maine tumhe paane ki koshish ki hai, ki har zarre ne mujhe tumse milane ki saazish ki hai.” (Om Shanti Om)


  • Tere dil mein meri saanson ko panaah mil jaye… tere ishq mein meri jaan fanaa ho jaye (Fanaa)
  • “Hey baby, I think I wanna marry you.” (“Marry You” by Bruno Mars)
  • “You’re my end and my beginning.” (“All of Me” by John Legend)

For the Punny Couple

If you and your partner appreciate witty puns or sarcastic jokes, get creative with your Instagram announcement. These cheeky ideas are perfect for those who love to show off their fun personalities because there are no rules that say you have to stick with a traditional “I do” caption. Here are some of our favorite funny engagement captions that will make your friends laugh. (Or cry. Or both.)

Emily In Paris

  • Like Beyoncé, but with an “F.”
  • The Instagram post you’ve all been waiting for.
  • Poll: Does this ring make me look engaged?
  • My hand feels heavier today…I wonder why.
  • Nobody pinches me.

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Cute, wholesome, and rather unconventional captions:

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Keep it sweet and sentimental with a cute engagement post. You can write a long tribute to your partner if you’d like—or, if you’d rather keep the romantic thoughts between you and your significant other, these cute engagement captions are perfect for delivering the news without getting too sappy. (Bonus points if you also add in a Boomerang of your ring or a selfie of you and your partner clinking glasses to celebrate.)


  • The easiest “Yes” I’ve ever said.
  • We’re getting married (!!!!)
  • From this day forward, you’ll never walk alone
  • And so the adventure begins.
  • Forever looks good on us.
  • After all, dreams do come true!

Holiday-Themed Engagement Captions

If you think you see a rise in engagements during the holiday season, you’re not mistaken. With family gatherings and seasonal parties in full swing, it serves as a perfect time to pop the question. If you get engaged on any festival/holiday, honor your special date through one of these thematic engagement captions.


  • Guess who made it onto Santa’s “Nice” list this year?
  • A perfect way to 💍 in the New Year. Literally.
  • My forever Valentine.
  • Yes, there were fireworks.

Popular engagement captions from celebrities who took the plunge

Sometimes, the best way to get inspired for your own Instagram caption is to read an engagement quote from another happy couple. Here, we’ve compiled our favorite engagement quotes from celebrities and more from recent times. Use these words for some inspiration.

Hardik Pandya and Natasa Stankovic

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas


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Captioning photos with “I said yes” has been done to death, so it’s time you amp up the game! We hope this list has inspired you to do so. Happy posting!

(P.S. Take that bachelorette trip with your girl gang before you begin with your wedding festivities. Click here to read about the hottest destinations for an ultimate bachelorette bash!)

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