Nowadays a man does not need to necessarily do a classic engagement proposal like getting down on his knees and proposing to the girl he loves. The number of couples that are turning to different kinds of engagement proposals that is just as efficient as the traditional one is increasing in number. The open engagement is one of the most popular trends of giving someone you love an engagement ring and ask her to go down the aisle with you. This is a kind of engagement where the proposal comes as no surprise to the girl as both parties have already agreed on it before the declaration happens. This is the usual trend that takes place on long term relationships where gender roles is not an issue anymore and all that matters is the love that they feel for each other. The only remaining question here is how will you plan an open engagement with your love one?
Find a Suitable Date
One big advantage that open engagement offers is that the couples will be able to come at an agreement on every details of the engagement ceremony. One of the most important detail to agree upon on engagement ceremonies would be the date. This important aspect does not only include the date and time of the event but also the actual experience and setting of the event. Just because it is not as surprising as a traditional engagement proposal doesn’t mean that the couple is not allowed to make a fantastic engagement happen. By working together, you and your other half will be able to come up with countless ideas on how to make this event even more memorable. Whenever you will be choosing a date for your engagement, make sure that it is a romantic day to give more meaning and romance. And above all, make sure that you are going to choose a date that is ideal to the both of you.
Choosing the engagement rings
The next perks that an open engagement provides to couples is that they will both be able to choose the engagement rings they will use for the proposal. This means that the girl does not have to wait longer just to have an engagement ring. Alternatively, to make it more surprising both of you could keep the design and style of the chosen engagement ring for your partner a secret from each other.. You could each shop for the ideal engagement ring to give to one another and make it a surprise on the day of the event. You also have the option to shop for an engagement ring together so that both of you will be genuinely happy with the rings. What’s important is that you will be able to get an engagement ring that will truly symbolize your undying love and endearment for each other.