People marry for all sorts of reasons. Proposing to your partner is the ultimate way to show your love and commitment and with that come many emotions like happiness, excitement, and nervousness.
Here are 8 steps to help ensure the perfect marriage proposal:
Make sure that you and your partner are on the same page. No one should plan a proposal if there is a possibility of their partner turning them down, so take the necessary steps of talking about marriage before you blindside your partner with a proposal.
Make sure that you and your partner are on the same page
Consider asking for her parents blessing. While some women may think that this is an outdated tradition, many find this as a sign of respect.
Consider asking for her parents blessing
One of the most important elements for a proposal is the ring. Do not jump the gun and propose without one. Not only is it tradition and expected, but it is a symbol of your love and commitment to her.
One of the most important elements for a proposal is the ring
Make a proposal budget. Many people find themselves budgeting for the engagement ring but forget to budget for the proposal itself. One of the first questions women are asked after announcing their engagement is, “How did he propose?” If you don’t give her a proposal story she is proud of, she will feel dread when asked this question.
Have a plan. Whether you are planning this on your own or enlisting the help of a Proposal Planner, it is important to have a plan of your proposal day typed or written out for everyone involved.
It is important to have a plan of your proposal day typed or written out for everyone involved.
Have a Plan B. There is always a possibility of something unexpectedly coming up that could threaten to ruin your proposal day, but how you deal with those chances is up to you. It is important to have a Plan B just in case.
Document your proposal. Capturing the reaction of your partner to your proposal is one of the greatest things to cherish and show family and friends once they have said “Yes!”. Hire a photographer or videographer to get your entire proposal in photos or film so you can look back on it years from now.
Capturing the reaction of your partner to your proposal is one of the greatest things to cherish and show family and friends once they have said “Yes!”.
Now that you have taken our 8 steps into consideration it’s time to start planning your perfect proposal! Remember that even if not everything may go to plan during your proposal, your partner will surely appreciate the time and effort you put in to making things unique and special for them.
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