Home Proposal Ideas

As you approach a major milestone as a couple, the pressure is often on to perfect the ideal proposal for your significant other. However, it is important to remember that the only requirements for a successful marriage proposal are two people who love each other and want to spend the rest of their lives together and the perfect Banks Lyon ring. Having the time to focus on each other in that moment, in the space where you have been growing, can create the most electrifying energy and provide the foundations for the perfect proposal.


Run a Romantic Bath

Put your phones down and re-connect over a sensuous bubble bath. Pull out the extra stops and score brownie points with rose petals, champagne and their favourite book.

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All mounted in solid platinum with scalloped set Diamond shoulders, you will fall in love with this ring as soon as you lay eyes on it.

Get Creative with DIY

It will be a renovation to remember when you pop the question over the paint pot or surprise them by the skirting boards – just remember to keep hold of the ladders!

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The Breakfast of Dreams

You can’t go wrong with a Champagne Breakfast – all of the naughtiest luxuries to set you up for the day. Try some pancakes or waffles, adorned with fruit and chocolate spread, with an extra diamond topping from Banks Lyon.

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Point Scorer

Board Game inspiration for your at-home proposal! Love Board Games? there's no better way than to incorporate Scrabble into the plan somehow. But make sure to wait until the very end of the game, so you can take a picture of the completed Scrabble board game as a memento.

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A Deserved Dessert

A dream come true for all those with a sweet tooth. A dream come true for all those with a sweet tooth. Opt for their favourite dessert with a decadent surprise. After all, the way to anybody’s heart is through their stomach.

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Mix Buisness with Pleasure

Create a fun presentation on why you’re ideal for each other. Use roleplay and maintain the air of a meeting’s Chairperson as you list the theories and evidence to back up the suggestion of being somebody’s everything.

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Play at being young again

Where could be cosier than a blanket den with soft lighting? Lead your betrothed-to-be to the comfiest setting ever with a scavenger hunt. Leave the first marker somewhere obvious and make the clues lead to you, via places in the house that mean something to you both.

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an unexpected morning message

The sweetest task… This is part of the To-Do list that you can be sure won’t be left unfinished.

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A little help from your friends

Make it special by including your loved ones in a proposal to remember. Whoever said never to work with animals and children clearly never saw those puppy dog eyes. How could you say no?

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