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How to Make an Original and Romantic Marriage Proposal: 101 Cool Ideas

Understanding that with this incredible girl you want to spend whole life is a special inner state of a man, which is difficult to convey in words. You have already made this decision for yourself, and now you are ready to make the proposal to your favorite girl. Even the most romantic guys are often lost, not knowing how to make a beautiful and original marriage proposal. This article is a selection of different ways, options and fresh ideas for this momentous event!

If you live together: fill this unforgettable moment with warmth and charm

In the modern world this often happens: you have been together for a long time, but officially without obligations and clichés. You can make your girlfriend a beautiful proposal to get married at home, and so that she will remember this moment forever! TOP 12 best ideas on how to make a marriage proposal:

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  1. Replace all jewelry and rings your girl to the engagement ring. This can be done when she is going to work in the morning, as usual. But a more effective option is before you gather for a romantic dinner, in a theater or for a holiday. Then the whole evening after recognition will become special for her.
  2. Write the phrase “Will you marry me?” luminous stars on the ceiling. In the evening, turning off the light, the girl will see this over her bed. Be sure to prepare a gift – flowers and champagne, you can make a tasty and unusual dinner.
  3. A sign with the phrase “Will you marry me?” on the neck of your dog. This is an incredibly charming and cute way to make a marriage proposal to a girl. These are not just beautiful words, but a real invitation to enter your life forever.
  4. A ring with an offer in a package from a supermarket. A typical shopping day can be made incredible and important. Arriving home from the store, the girl will unpack the bags, and suddenly in a paper box with her favorite croissants she will find your ring.
  5. Coffee with recognition. Using a special form, you can make a beautiful inscription on a froth of coffee made of chocolate (“Marry me!“). Your ordinary morning will begin with a beautiful and warm recognition.
  6. Breakfast for her. Tell your girlfriend that you want to pamper her with delicious pancakes or a fruit cocktail. Mandatory accessories – an apron, fresh fruits, flowers. Make an offer on the table of grapes imperceptibly, and, as if nothing had happened, continue to fry the omelet…
  7. Magnetic proposal on the refrigerator. So you can interestingly and originally make a proposal to the girl when you live together using magnits. And she can immediately write you the answer!
  8. In the process of repair. Tell the girl that you decided to repaint your room. Ask her to help in choosing paint, design. Paint half the wall, and then write “Marry me!
  9. Put the ring on the hand of the sleeping girl. This is a simple, traditional way, but very beautiful. When you wake up, your beloved will be happy, and her emotions – genuine and sincere.
  10. Red rose’s petals, candles and a bathtub with foam. Just make such a surprise for your beloved, and when she relaxes and closes her eyes, put a ring on the water in the candlestick. Such an offer to the girl will not be very original, but incredibly romantic.
  11. Put notes in different places in the apartment. This is a favorite entertainment that can be disguised as congratulation (for example, happy birthday). When your girlfriend eventually finds you on the bedroom, in a suit and with flowers, she will be delighted!
  12. Gift – a cup with the words “Marry me” and a ring tied to a glass’s handle. This sweet present for Valentine’s Day, New Year’s Eve or for your special day.

TOP 8 most romantic and beautiful ways to make an offer

Traditional methods of declaration of love and asking to marry are always in fashion. Here are some classic options for making a marriage proposal, and beautiful unexpected scenarios.

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  1. Poems. Compose for her 8-10 lines, put all your love and care into them. You can send poetry with a postcard in the mail, as in the good old days.
  2. Dinner in a restaurant, a ring in a velvet box. This is exactly what happens in beautiful love films – make your girlfriend the main character of such a movie!
  3. Announcement in the newspaper. Let your girl read an article that you really liked, and order a block for yourself in the publication. Ask her if she will be your wife, through printed lines.
  4. Ask for hand from the girl’s parents. Such a traditional method can only cause respect – this is will show how much strength of mind you need to have in order to decide on this! It is recommended only if your girl maintains good relations with parents, loves them and shares everything.
  5. Under the umbrella. An original and romantic way to make an offer is by walking under an umbrella. Drop something by chance into a puddle – the girl herself will pick up the box with the ring, and will be simply fascinated.
  6. In the cabin through a loudspeaker. Do you travel often? Ask the stewardess to give you the opportunity to say those same cherished words during the flight. Do not forget about flowers and gifts!
  7. Fireworks from butterflies. You can pack the ring very beautifully, hiding it in a box with tropical butterflies. It is advisable to open it in a place where there are a lot of greens and flowers – the effect will be stunning!

Surprises under the window

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Many ways to make a marriage proposal are connected with the tradition of coming to the beloved’s house and surprising her with an unusual recognition, prepared in advance. There are some good options.

  1. The inscriptions under the windows on the pavement. This can be done with paint or chalk, write the main words or create a whole beautiful drawing from the heart. You can ask a girl to go to the window in different ways: write in a note or SMS, call, scream her name in a loudspeaker or order an orchestra.
  2. Launch the balloons with the poster in the sky: Marry me!

Luxurious and spectacular offerings of your hand and heart, carefully arranged in advance

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  1. Rooftop restaurant. A candlelight dinner with a luxuriously laid table for two, a violinist, beautiful lights and delicate roses – all this seems too banal. But just this option was chosen by 88% of the girls as a result of testing “What kind of marriage proposal do you dream of?” Of course, you can organize all this yourself, but the holiday agencies will be able to do it perfectly, brightly and truly professionally.
  2. Car show. Such an event will be remembered forever. Invite her to the night races, have some fun. And after the award ceremony, car drivers will make a special performance with drifting and spectacular turns, in the end, lining up in the parking lot in the letters – “Will you marry me?” Such an offer is expensive, not accessible to everyone, but the effect will be amazing.
  3. Laser show. Another option for a beautiful and spectacular marriage proposal. You can order it completely for your plot, with a bright play of light and colors. The question “Will you become my wife?” will be the culmination of the holiday. Such a gift can be ordered for the birthday of an unsuspecting girlfriend.
  4. Presentation of the theater of shadows. Bring the girl to the art gallery, promise a beautiful and unexpected performance. The shadow theater will show an interesting story. And in the end, the actors will create from the shadows such an important and cool “Marry me!
  5. A love story in drawings in the sand. Another version of the performance is beautiful plots and stories created by the master of drawings in the sand. You can ask him to make a thematic plot, include some personal moments in it. Best of all, if the movements of the wizard will be designed on a large screen. A marriage proposal can be made in a museum, art gallery, theater or just in a restaurant, ordering such a service in advance. But keep in mind that because of the coronavirus, not all museums and galleries work.
  6. Fireworks over the river. You can order such a service just like that or on the occasion of a holiday. Beautiful lights look fabulous, reflected in the water. They will be launched from boats. At this moment, you can make an offer to the girl, turning the evening into a bright memorable moment.
  7. Thematic party according to your scenario. Invite your sweetheart to a retro party, gangster party, or James Bond party. The organizers of the show will make it so that you will be the focus of attention on the plot, and your marriage proposal will be the apotheosis of the holiday.
  8. Confession from heaven. This service can be ordered at an air show. An experienced pilot will write the coveted phrase in the sky, skillfully performing turns.
  9. Participation in the film shooting. The organization of such an event requires great skill, a surprise must be prepared long before an important event. The director will give you some words and scenes to you, allowing you to study the role. For the girl, the script will be simple: “you look into his eyes, and you understand – this is the very moment. Time to say “YES!”
  10. One million roses. The gift is not as expensive as it seems. Arrange with a wedding organization agency and decorate any room with fresh flowers, from a hotel room to a small cozy cafe. You can invite her there by organizing a small quest, or asking for help to prepare something unusual. Walking along the alley along fragrant white flowers, she will see at the end a table with red roses, a note and a ring.
  11. Romance of ancient castles. Turn this day into a real medieval fairy tale: order for your beloved a beautiful dress, a carriage with a coachman, invite the girl to the castle with an organ hall decorated with flowers and candles, and make an offer in a gentlemanly, beautiful and tasteful way. The organizers of the holidays will do everything perfectly.
  12. Unusual situation. A very bright and bold project, the drawing can be carried out according to your scenario or according to one of the organizers proposed. Having experienced first fear, shock, anger and other unpleasant emotions, the girl will be amazed to see you with a bouquet of roses.
  13. Quest room with an unexpected ending. Turn entertainment into a surprise: ask the organizers of the quest to add the last riddle at the end. “One of those present is an informant. He doesn’t want you to get out of the trap. He wants only one thing: for best girl to marry him. Answer correctly and complete the quest!”
  14. The game “Mafia” with a new ending. It is carried out similarly with the previous method, everything is organized in advance so that only you (the “mafia”) and the girl (“ordinary citizen”) remain. When the city falls asleep, the mafia does not kill anyone, because the boss fell in love with a simple girl. The city wakes up, and a ring and flowers appear on the table…
  15. Luminous windows in the house. It’s hard to organize, but the result is amazing. It is necessary to agree in advance with the residents of the multi-storey building so that at the same time they turn on and turn off the lights in the rooms in a certain order, making up the words “Will you marry me?”, pictures, heart, etc.

Things around that say everything for you

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  1. Banner with a marriage proposal in the sky (on a ship). A huge declaration of love that will not leave her indifferent.
  2. Posters in the city. You can order only one billboard, or a whole row along one street and square, where you will walk with your beloved.
  3. Electronics Supermarket. Invite her to choose a headphone or microwave. Slowly go into the department with TVs and audio. Arrange with the staff to turn on the music of your choice on all the audio systems at one time, and on the TVs – a screen saver with your photo and a marriage proposal.

Event Day: marriage proposal in a special setting

You can make an offer in an original and beautiful way, transforming completely all day, filling it with special magic and events. For this, non-standard leisure options, master classes, lessons and performances are perfect. Here are some interesting ideas in this genre.

  1. Lights on ice. Invite the girl to the rink, but not in the middle of the day, but in the evening. It will already be closed to everyone, and you can organize a beautiful performance: candles or fireworks, flowers. You can invite a real fire show, and come up with an unusual plot.
  2. Tea ceremony. This master class has its own charm and unique atmosphere, it will certainly captivate the girl. For the proposal, specially prepared notes-predictions, which are traditionally served for tea, are suitable.
  3. Culinary master class for two. This may be the art of chocolate products, pastries, caramel masterpieces. You do everything together, but at the end add your own special touch – a beautiful dessert design with a marriage proposal.
  4. Sailing lesson. Boat trips together – what could be more romantic? After a long and unique day at sea, at the helm of a yacht, make the girl proposal in the sunset.
  5. Good deeds together (volunteer movement). Do a good deed together: become participants in a play for children from a boarding school, and at the end tell the children a story about a prince and a princess who does not know how much the prince loves her. Make an offer in the fairytale plot! This is a very original way, but at the time of the threat of a new virus it is almost unrealistic.
  6. The lesson of the Argentine tango. Such events are often held right on the streets of the city: you can chat with teachers, prepare an individual master class, and make an offer after the first joint dance.
  7. Boxing Day. Make your sweetheart a pleasant surprise – say that today you choose her five gifts. After the tedious shopping and buying four of them, give the fifth right on the street or at your home. The things you bought will always remind her of that memorable day!
  8. Photo shoots. Give your beloved a beautiful photo session with a professional. Pick a place and images, turn it into a real event. The photographer will capture on film and your sincere recognition, and her emotions after the proposal. You will be doubly lucky, having also received an unforgettable gift in memory of this moment.

Extreme and adventure

When adrenaline read off scale, it is very difficult to cope with emotions, and think rationally. Give your beloved one of extreme adventures, and use it for a beautiful and extraordinary offer of marriage. Organizers often offer special programs for such romantic moments. But before you think about something, check with the organizers if they work during the distribution of COVID-19.

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  1. Attractions. Flying at a furious speed on a roller coaster, shout to her: “Marry me!
  2. Flying in a balloon. This is extreme, and romance, and incredible experience. One of the best ways to propose a girl to be your wife.
  3. Parachute jump. Could there be something more surprising – to hear recognition at a great height, in the sky?
  4. Flying in a wind tunnel. The free fall effect is amazing. Say your main words when you are soaring above the ground!
  5. In the depths of the sea. Diving opens fantastic horizons, new worlds, gives an unforgettable experience. Everything will need to be prepared in advance: a ring and flowers (yes, flowers under water!), A photographer, a romantic dinner after a dive.
  6. Tattoo for two (can be in the form of rings with names on the fingers). If your girlfriend loves such jewelry, you can surprise her: order an unusual tattoo for two. After a declaration of love and an offer to get married, you will get a tattoo as a keepsake!
  7. Climbing wall. Invite your beloved to try your hand at the climbing wall. Hang a ring on one of the hooks, and jump down together in the arms of each other.
  8. Riding an ATV in the mountains. After kilometers of roads, you can go to the edge of the Earth, the shore of a lake or sea, and there you can create a romantic situation: tо get down on one knee in front of your girl. You can organize accompaniment, photos and a beautiful holiday.
  9. Shooting at the shooting range. To do this, you need to prepare long before the event, learn to shoot accurately. You can shoot small videos about the preparation, and then show to the girl. On that very day, take her with you, on the pretext of teaching to shoot. Show her a master class – knock out bullets and write “Marry me”.
  10. Swimming with dolphins. This is an adventure, and romance, and unforgettable emotions. A sweet and kind dolphin will bring a gift to your beloved – a box with a beautiful engagement ring. You just have to say these main few words.

Travel and nature

There are so many places in the world where you can make a truly beautiful offer! Traveling with your beloved is the best way to turn your recognition into a unique, memorable event! And it is not necessary to choose distant exotic resorts, tropical islands and seas. Sometimes even traveling by car to the suburbs can be the best solution.

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  1. A trip to another city, country. Romantic Paris or unique Venice, beautiful Rom – choose a sightseeing tour for two, and make an offer to your beloved in a special setting. But for now, with the spread of the global pandemic, this is problematic.
  2. On the beach, you can accidentally find a shell with a pearl. Such precious moments are remembered for a long time. Just walking along the sandy beach, pick up a seashell hidden in advance, and ask your beloved to open it. This is one of the original ways to present a ring.
  3. At the top of the mountain. It doesn’t matter whether it is Everest, Elbrus or Mont Blanc. Having conquered a difficult peak, you will be delighted. This is a great moment to tell her that you always now want to conquer the mountains together.
  4. By boat in the middle of the lake. A romantic walk along the water in the evening, after a pleasant day in nature, can become the main thing in your life.
  5. A picnic among wildflowers. Choose the right time of year – hot summer, with its stupefying aromas and warm wind. Make a beautiful impromptu trip (impromptu only for her, of course). Spread the plaid, remove wine and snacks from the basket. Make an offer simply, without unnecessary pathos, but with love and warmth.
  6. Candles on the shore. If you are relaxing by the sea, make such a breathtaking evening for your sweetheart. You will need many candles protected from the wind. Organize such a romantic walk to make a marriage proposal beautiful and unforgettable.
  7. An offer at the edge of the world. Trolltung Rock (Norway). This is one of the most beautiful places on the planet – a rock that rises over the abyss, and around – the endless beauty of the mountains. This is the best place for such an important and unforgettable recognition.
  8. Find the northern lights together. This is a real fairy tale that you will never forget. If you manage to see the northern lights, do not miss your chance! But even in case of failure do not despair: the proposal made in the fabulous Lapland, in the midst of frost and snow, will be great!
  9. On the ski lift. This process is loved even by those who not have been skiing for a long time. A declaration of love and a marriage proposal over a winter mountain will be magical. Complete it with a bouquet of tender violets pulled from under the jacket.

Shout to the whole world: a marriage proposal in front of a thousand spectators

Sometimes, you want to shout to the whole world, that you are in love. Share your happiness with everyone. Beautiful options for public asking of hand and heart:

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  1. On the stage of the theater. Invite a girl on a date at the theater, choose a beautiful and exciting play. After all the actors encore, the curtain will open again. And now you will be the main character.
  2. In the cinema (mini-trailer). Record a video with an appeal to your beloved. Turn to professionals to make it truly spectacular, interesting, story-based. Negotiate with the administrator to show this video before showing the film.
  3. At a concert of your favorite group. If the offer will help you make Elton John himself or the lead singer of your favorite rock band, can she resist? In addition, after recognition, they will perform another song especially for you!
  4. At the stadium. Ask your beloved to go with you on the game your favorite team. A proposal appears on the screen, and the speaker announces it in a loud voice.

Flash mobs and parties (with the participation and help of friends)

To make an interesting and unusual marriage proposal can be helped by relatives and friends. Then this holiday will turn into a magnificent warm evening, full of positive, congratulations and wonderful memories.

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  1. Group photo. Ask the girl to photograph you with friends. At the time of shooting, they all will pick up posters with letters to make up the proposal “Marry me!”. You will be in the center, with flowers and champagne. Be sure to take another photo – already with the hero of the occasion, giving her a choice of two posters: “YES!” and “Of course, YES!
  2. A day for the princess. Let everything will be for her today: her best friend will lead her to a beauty salon, where today she will have a “free master class”, a friend will drive a car, and he will meet another one at the restaurant’s door. The more stages and more people involved, the more unusual the evening will be.
  3. 100 roses from strangers. Ask friends to wait for the girl on her way from work to the appointed place (you can choose the place of your first kiss). Let them wear tailcoats and hats, and also masks. Everyone will silently give one rose and leave quickly, leaving it at a loss. The last hero will be you, with a beautiful gift, champagne and balloons.
  4. Quest for your most romantic places. Organize a city quest for the girl, with riddles and questions about your shared story.
  5. Webcams. Show the girl how many cameras are in your city, and how you can monitor life on the streets from the monitor. Arrange with friends that they will approach the cameras at certain times and display posters with the words “Will you marry me?” The last will be you yourself, with a poster: “If you agree, come!
  6. Trolling in a social network. All friends should bombard your girlfriend with an obsessive phrase: “An important message is being prepared! Wait!” After a while, the messages will go in a different format: “He”… “Wants“… “Answered”… “Yes“… At this time, you must change the status and put it in large letters on the page “Marry me!
  7. Poker (with friends). You need to organize the game so that you and your chosen one are the last participants in the tournament. The dealer in the last deal replaces the cards with special ones, and immediately puts out the flop: “You” “marry” “for” “me” “?”. He deals two cards for her, on whom there are only two letters: “YES”. And you go all-in, adding, in addition to all the chips, a box with a ring to the bet.
  8. Meeting at the airport. A wonderful flash mob that will be remembered forever. You and your friends meet your beloved with the marry me posters. Do not forget about flowers, champagne and a beautiful dinner together!
  9. Masquerade ball (with friends). Organize a special party where no one will recognize anyone. Let the mysterious stranger invite the lady to the dance, then the lights go out, the spotlights will be directed at you, you will remove the mask and go down on one knee in front of her.

Didn’t you like anything? There are several more interesting options that definitely will not leave indifferent those who love originality and creativity!

Original and tasteful

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  1. Full trunk of roses. Does your girlfriend drive? Give her such a surprise!
  2. For the lady at the wheel, an unusual offer from the parking lot is also suitable, which you can leave on the windshield.
  3. She herself organizes the holiday! Let the girl think that you are organizing a declaration of love for your girlfriend. And only at the end she will realize that she herself is the main heroine of the holiday!
  4. Make an offer on Christmas Eve, these are moments that will always be kind, warm and fabulous.
  5. Make an unexpected offer in the park, just while walking.
  6. Create an album of your memories with your own hands, and on the last page attach a photo of a wedding limousine with the question – “Will you marry me?
  7. Order a cake or cupcakes with a delicious sentence-inscription.
  8. Paste in her office with ordinary stickers a post-it cherished question on the wall.
  9. Invite a girl on a date at the place of your acquaintance (first date), and there make an offer.
  10. Win sporting events, and dedicate victory to her by making an offer.
  11. Give her a huge plush giraffe with a ring on her neck.
  12. Pack the ring in a kinder-surprise.
  13. Decorate the gazebo near the water with New Year’s garlands, and invite the lady of the heart there.
  14. Take a bunch of pictures in the photo booth, and for the last frames, save the note “Marry me.
  15. Take an unusual selfie: take a picture, imperceptibly put a note in the frame with the words of the proposal (the mirror inscription – don’t forget!)
  16. Compose a song for her (if you play any musical instrument).
  17. Taking a walk, wander into the remote industrial abandoned areas, and confess your love among the ruins.
  18. Replace the screen saver on her desktop with your banner with your wedding proposal.
  19. Record a video from different places and points of the planet where you talk about her and confess your love, let her watch it on your tablet in a beautiful place of the city or in nature.
  20. Get down on one knee just like that, in the middle of a walk, and get roses out from under the bench (you need to think over the route ahead).
  21. Order pizza, on the bottom of the box of which will be written “Marry me.”
  22. Passing the mayoralty, just say: “Maybe we’ll go inside for a couple of minutes? I don’t like your last name. Mine is better.”

And finally. Do not worry, how to make an offer to a girl, what flowers to buy and where to go. The main thing is to approach this with responsibility, show your beloved that this is really important to you. And do not immediately wait for the enthusiastic “YES!” She may be confused and even upset (female logic is a difficult thing), give her time to think. We wish you success in this difficult matter!

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Martin Lynch

Written by Martin Lynch

Hello friends! I am a blogger, I like to travel, chat with new people, learn history, try different dishes... And I also love surprises, I like to amaze friends. And, of course, my girlfriend. I write about everything that excites me. I would be glad if my experience will help you in solving any problems.

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