First of all, you should know the date, time and venue of the engagement party and then plan ahead to buy a gift for the couple.
If it is your first experience of purchasing a gift for an engagement party then you should take guidance from your friends, colleagues, parents or other family members which will help you to get an appropriate gift for the engagement ceremony of your dear ones.
Usually people purchase small gifts for engagement parties and buy big or more expensive gifts for the weddings of their dear ones. You can also purchase a small gift for the couple who are getting engaged.
A book on married life can be an interesting and innovative gift for the couple at an engagement. It can be in both ways like humorous or serious.
Flowers are always very important for such occasions. You can also purchase a beautifully arranged bouquet of fresh flowers before going to the engagement party.
Make sure you purchase such bouquet that includes red roses that are considered as the symbol of love which will be quite appropriate for a couple who is going to get engaged.
Do not forget to purchase a card of best wishes for the couple and present it to them along with the gift at the engagement party.
You should be creative in making the selection of engagement gift and always try to buy something adorable that your loved ones would love to have.
If you are confused and have an intimacy with the parents of the couple, who are getting engaged, then ask them what you should buy for their children. They will give you valuable suggestions in this regard.