If you are ready to pop the question and are just waiting for the perfect moment, we have some great ideas for you. Remember, there’s a fine line between cliché and classic when you decide to get down on one knee. Get this once-in-a-lifetime occasion perfect with our great ideas for proposals.
Shopping date: Let her pick her ring
Ask her gal pals or sisters what her favourite jewellery store is or recommendations on what she’ll like. Then throw her off guard and tell her instead of doing the usual date stuff you would like to take her shopping instead –make sure it’s in the vicinity of the jewellery store. As you both browse around, usher her to the engagement rings and ask her to pick her favourite. Then, hero-mode on, order the sales staff to have it packed for your future bride right away.
Back to the future: Recreate that first date
Take a trip down memory lane and plan out a date that’ll give goosebumps of the first time you both went out. Recreate your first date with her – dinner and a movie, dancing in a club or a picnic in the park. Nudge her memory with hints and questions about that special day and just when she starts getting déjà vu, tell her you wanted to mark the celebrate the start of your life together with this recreated date and your future with this engagement ring.
Party popper: Get the people you love involved
If you are the type to spend every weekend entertaining friends or hanging out with family, organizing a get together with pals can be a great way to turn your engagement into a real celebration. Get down on one knee mid-way or have your friends hide out and surprise her after you have proposed. Just make sure you are pretty certain the answer is going to be yes.
Chocoholics dream: Swap candy for bling
If your bride-to-be loves chocolate, buy her a beautiful box of fine chocolates. Inside the tray, replace one chocolate with the engagement ring and watch her surprise as her simple gift is transformed into a moment to cherish forever.
Take a hike: Just the two of you
For those who cherish privacy and love the great outdoors, there’s nothing more invigorating than a hike in on a beautiful trail to feel at one with nature and your partner. Plan a fun day outdoors and pick a scenic and secluded spot to pop the question where the two of you can be alone and relish your special moment together.
Oldies but goodies: Visit your favourite hang-out spot
Whether it’s a roadside chai stall, a quaint breakfast place or a posh restaurant that she loves to dress up and go to, think about a spot that she loves to frequent and decide to go there to ensure a good time and when the right moment beckons, get down on one knee and ask – or better yet, slip the ring into the chai glass.