Valentines Day is coming: the time when couples the world over are getting engaged. One of the most recalled memories in any couple’s history is the marriage proposal. The “where, when, what, and how” will constantly be retold for decades to come. And for the proposer, figuring out how to do it can turn you into to an idiotic bundle of nerves. Here are some proposal ideas that will make the moment magical.
Recreate a scene from your favorite romantic film. The cartoon classic Lady and the Tramp owns the ultimate in romantic restaurant convention. The spaghetti and meatballs kiss is exactly what love is: delicious and messy. While you might not want to share a noodle, you can definitely propose over a plate of fresh pasta. Really fresh. Like trip to Italy fresh.
Grab your love and jet to Tuscany. This country villa is the epitome for romance. Just a mile from the ocean and surrounded by olive groves and vineyards, this is the ideal spot for popping the question. Take a wine tour and present her with some of the regions best Chianti and a ring. Plenty of famous tourist destinations are a short drive if you’d like to spread the love all around the countryside. The villa is traditionally furnished with restored Tuscan treasures. Your love nest is a total immersion into the beauty of rustic Italian traditions.
If you’ve got a mate who would prefer to pick out her own setting, there is still a way to surprise her. Tell her you’re headed to New York for a Valentines trip around town. When you get there, turn your day of museum and cafe hopping into a romantic melt down. Shock her with a stop at a world renowned jewelry designer like Cartier.
This Manhattan apartment is super close to their Madison Avenue or 5th Avenue locations. You’ll also be in the heart of the best shopping if you want to take her on a mini spree that ends with a ring.