Marriage Proposals

This is how the story begins. When you’re ready to get down on one knee, we’re here for you with advice on where to pop the question, how to personalize your proposal, and the best ways to let the world know you’re engaged after your perfect proposal leads to an ecstatic “Yes!”.

Marriage Proposals

38 Romantic Ways to Propose, According to Real Couples

Thinking about asking someone to marry you? Use these real-life romantic ways to propose to inspire your own special moment.

By Samantha Iacia, January 17, 2020

Marriage Proposals

Why You Should Be Honest That You're Ready to Get Engaged

As it turns out, there are a number of reasons why it’s important to be honest with your significant other about your feelings—especially if you're ready to get engaged.

By Jenn Sinrich, January 6, 2020

Marriage Proposals

5 Reasons You Need to Hire a Proposal Photographer

There’s one detail that’s become a proposal essential—hiring a professional professional photographer (and/or videographer!) to capture the moment.

By Lauren Rodrigue, December 9, 2019

Marriage Proposals

6 Pros and Cons of Asking Permission to Marry in 2020

It may seem dated to some, but the majority of proposers are asking permission to marry before popping the question. Here are the pros and cons of this tradition.

By Jenn Sinrich, December 6, 2019

Marriage Proposals

20 Engagement Announcement Ideas to Steal for the Big Reveal

Trust us, you won’t want to spill the beans until you’ve looked at these fun, imaginative engagement announcement ideas first.

By Hillary Hoffower, December 3, 2019

Marriage Proposals

How to Milk Your “Just Engaged” Status

Of course, being just engaged is exciting, but turns out there are lots of freebies and perks you can take advantage of. Here are a few of our favorites.

By Kim Forrest, December 2, 2019

Marriage Proposals

5 Ways to Announce Your Engagement

Just engaged? Congrats! Now it's time to spread the word. Here are our favorite ways to announce your engagement.

By Kim Forrest, December 2, 2019

Marriage Proposals

5 Tips for a Perfect Hike Proposal

Getting engaged surrounded by nature can be totally magical. We'll help ensure that your outdoor hiking proposal is memorable—for all the right reasons.

By Lauren Rodrigue, November 25, 2019

Marriage Proposals

The 6 Biggest Proposal Mistakes, According to Experts

It's hard to go wrong when you're presenting your partner with a ring—but there are a few proposal mistakes you can make. Here, experts share how to avoid these errors.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 19, 2019

Marriage Proposals

5 Budget-Friendly Engagement Trips to Consider

Celebrate your "I will!" with a couples-only vacation. Here are a few of our favorite engagement trip locations.

By Lindsay Tigar, November 19, 2019

Marriage Proposals

The 8 Most Popular Proposal Destinations, According to Travel Pros

Popping the question in one of these incredible proposal destinations is sure to be a memorable experience.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 19, 2019

Marriage Proposals

How to Decide Where to Propose

No matter where you propose, it's sure to be a memorable experience. But here are some suggestions on how to find that perfect proposal location.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 11, 2019

Marriage Proposals

21 Proposal Songs That Will Pretty Much Guarantee a “Yes!”

Adding music to your proposal can make the moment even more memorable. To help you find that perfect "marry me" tune, we've rounded up some of the best proposal songs.

By Kim Forrest, October 21, 2019

Marriage Proposals

How to Announce Your Engagement on Social Media Without Being Annoying

Read on for a timeline of how to announce your engagement news and share the info with loved ones on social media.

By Lauren Rodrigue, July 19, 2019

Marriage Proposals

7 Relationship Milestones That Should Happen Before You Get Engaged

Think you're ready to get engaged? Check out these relationship milestones that should occur because the question is popped.

By Jenn Sinrich, June 6, 2019

Marriage Proposals

8 Dos and Don'ts of Finding Love Online

Finding love online can have its ups and downs, but by following a few simple tips, you'll be way on your way to finding that special someone.

By Jenn Sinrich, April 8, 2019