Sometimes, seeing a friend or family get engaged is just as exciting as having the question popped. But what's the right way to celebrate? Whether or not the newly-engaged couple is throwing an engagement party, you still may want to send along a congratulatory gift to share in the good news. (And of course you should bring a gift if there is a party in store). But it's also okay to stick to a budget, especially since you'll be shelling out more on shower and wedding gifts in the months to come. Take into account your relationship with the couple and how much you want to spend on their nuptials overall, then shop within your budget — be it $50 or $150.
Here are a few hot engagement gifts I've seen flying out of the store: