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12 Winter Proposal Ideas from James Allen Customers

12 Winter Proposal Ideas from James Allen Customers

Some of us are waiting impatiently for winter to be over, as we shiver and curse the cold air. Then there are those of us who cherish every moment that winter brings, enjoying each cozy second under our fuzzy blankets,…

Surprise Proposal Story – What Ends in Olitaire?

Surprise Proposal Story – What Ends in Olitaire?

Have you ever been surprised by someone, and thought afterwards, “how in the world did I not see it coming?!” Despite all of the pretty obvious clues, the surprise was somehow not ruined for you. When we really want something,…

8 Valentine’s Day Engagement Rings

8 Valentine’s Day Engagement Rings

Valentine’s Day Engagement Rings Valentine’s Day is the most popular proposal day of the year; there’s just something extra romantic about proposing on this celebrated day of love and affection. If you’re thinking about proposing this February 14th, we’ve got…

Snow + Sparkle = A Winter Proposal – Meghan and Ian’s Engagement Story

Snow + Sparkle = A Winter Proposal – Meghan and Ian’s Engagement Story

The Perfect Winter Proposal There’s just something about the snow that brings out the inner romantic in us. Who can resist gazing out the window at the ground blanketed with dazzling white snow, or at an individual spectacular snowflake as…

FROM TEXTBOOK TO STORYBOOK

FROM TEXTBOOK TO STORYBOOK

How often do we miss out on opportunities that are right under our noses? Sometimes the one thing we’ve been looking for all this time has been right in front of us, or in Benjamin and Candice’s case, in the…

A Grand Canyon Proposal – James and Verity’s Engagement Story

A Grand Canyon Proposal – James and Verity’s Engagement Story

A Grand Canyon Proposal A proposal at the Grand Canyon is great. A proposal at the Grand Canyon including a video of the couple’s love story, with a song written and performed by the proposer, is omigod-am-I-living-in-a-fairy-tale fantastic. Read on…

6 Perfect Proposal Ideas

6 Perfect Proposal Ideas

Guys – you’ve decided she’s the one and are ready to put a ring on it. That’s all fine and dandy, but how in the world are you supposed to ask her? There are about a gazillion different proposal ideas…

She Said “Yes, Sir” – Damaris & Sean’s Proposal Story

She Said “Yes, Sir” – Damaris & Sean’s Proposal Story

Damaris & Sean’s Proposal Story People often warn against long distance relationships, claiming that they never work out. Damaris and Sean, however, prove that distance really does make the heart grow fonder. It’s people like them who teach us that…

Magical Disney Proposal Ideas

Magical Disney Proposal Ideas

Our marriage proposals are meant to be one of the most magical moments of our lives. It’s no wonder why so many lucky ladies these days are asked those 4 magnificent words (“Will you marry me?”) in front of the…

Should I Propose? 4 Questions to Ask Yourself

Should I Propose? 4 Questions to Ask Yourself

Should I Propose? So you’ve been in a serious relationship for some time now, and started imagining what the future might entail and asking yourself “Should I propose?” Before you pull the proposal trigger, here are 4 important questions worth mulling…

Maldives, Yes Please – Alyssa & Tom’s Engagement Story

Maldives, Yes Please – Alyssa & Tom’s Engagement Story

A Maldives Engagement Story All us ladies grew up with that fairy tale image of romance in our heads. Chick flicks like Pretty Woman and Bridget Jones’s Diary had us dreaming of our own movie love. Whether you’ve yet to…

Once Upon a Vintage Engagement Ring

Once Upon a Vintage Engagement Ring

A Vintage Engagement Ring I started out as nothing much, A soul unclear of its destiny Waiting for that magical touch To prepare me for the bride-to-be Slowly I started to take shape, As the couple’s love had just begun…

The Surprise Proposal that Never Ends – Ben & Danny’s Engagement Story

The Surprise Proposal that Never Ends – Ben & Danny’s Engagement Story

Who said surprises end with the proposal? For Ben and Danny, the proposal day was full of surprises. It wasn’t enough for Ben to just plan the proposal – he wanted to make sure the celebrations would continue. A Surprise…

Radiant Red Ruby Engagement Rings

Radiant Red Ruby Engagement Rings

Adorned by royalty for centuries, the ruby, the July birthstone, has fascinated people all over the world and continues to be a sought after precious stone. The red-hot ruby brings out the innermost passions of those who wear it. A…

Is the Engagement Ring Really That Important?

Is the Engagement Ring Really That Important?

The Tradition of Engagement Rings The story dates all the way back to pre-historic times, when cavemen would braid strands of grass and tie them around the ankle, waist and wrist of the woman of their choice. Today, the tradition looks…

Hawaii Bound – Donald & Alexis’ Engagement Story

Hawaii Bound – Donald & Alexis’ Engagement Story

A Hawaii Engagement Story How do you plan a proposal to someone who never gets surprised? That’s the question which Donald had when he was brainstorming proposal ideas. Turns out the answer lay in their ordinary daily life during a…

Engagement Moments: James Allen Customer Proposal Stories

Engagement Moments: James Allen Customer Proposal Stories

The Ultimate Destination for Proposal Stories We’re excited to announce the launch of Engagement Moments, featuring genuine James Allen customer proposal stories and photos. About Engagement Moments You can get inspired by couples’ proposal stories and view the stunning rings…

Best Proposal Reactions: 23 Times She Almost Couldn’t Say ‘Yes’

Best Proposal Reactions: 23 Times She Almost Couldn’t Say ‘Yes’

The Best Proposal Reactions Chances are, you’ve been dreaming of some variation of that moment since you were in pigtails and braces – the moment he gets down on one knee and asks you that magical question which makes you…

14 Art Deco Engagement Rings for your Valentine’s Day Proposal

14 Art Deco Engagement Rings for your Valentine’s Day Proposal

Art Deco Engagement Rings Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s making us all feel a little extra affectionate. Love really does seem to be in the air this time of year, and for the true romantics among…

Christmas Proposal Ideas

Christmas Proposal Ideas

Some call it “holiday season”, but here at James Allen we call it “Proposal Season.” One of the most popular times of the year to propose is Christmas; it’s a magical day which centers around being with the ones you…