Wednesday, April 6, 2005
NEW YORK (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) If youre going to be a
blushing bride this season, you may want to know how you stack up
against the competition.
American Weddings By The Numbers
Wedding experts at weddingchannel.com have released stats on
todays engaged couples, and if youre one of them,
theres a good chance you didnt meet your fiance at a
Editors say only one percent of engaged couples meet their
fiance on the treadmill.
Other ball and chain stats include...
The average honeymoon costs $3,758.
16 percent of brides plan to drop 20 pounds for their
wedding day; 51 percent of grooms plan to lose some weight too.
18 percent of brides would love plastic surgery before
their wedding day if they could afford it.
The average engagement ring is 1.4 carats.
Finally, 72 percent of brides say their fiances
wedding proposal was perfect but 17 percent wish it
had been more romantic.
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