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How to: Plan the Perfect Proposal

Planning to ask a very important question this festive season?

Asking someone to marry you is, understandably, a huge deal but there’s more to popping the question than getting down on one knee. From finding the perfect setting to the all-important ring, there’s a lot to consider when arranging the perfect proposal.

A truly unforgettable moment, there is no other question as emotionally charged as a proposal, so it’s important to put in as much preparation work as possible.

Now, this probably goes without saying but your proposal should capture your relationship with your partner. Got any quirky in-jokes or do you still have a soft spot for where you went on your first date? These little personal moments, whether recent or from long ago, are often the ideal place to consider when you start the planning process.

Stuck for ideas? Award-winning British jeweller ROX – Diamonds & Thrills has provided a little inspiration in the form of its city proposal guide. Featuring some of Newcastle and the surrounding area’s most iconic locations to ask that all important question, it has your perfect proposal all wrapped up. It also offers proposal tips from range of specialists on hand to help you get ready for the big event, including Jules B.

For foodie couples who love to wine and dine, a private dining experience at As You Like it could provide the perfect backdrop for a proposal. Or was your romance written in the stars? Why not head to the Kielder Observatory for a unique proposal your partner will never forget. And a climb to the top of Newcastle Castle provides breath-taking 360 degree views of the city.

However, the most important thing to remember is there are countless ways of making your proposal truly unique and we’re delighted to help you get ready for your big moment.