Getting engaged is one of those life-changing moments that makes you want to shout from the rooftops.
It’s right up there with getting into your dream school, having your first baby, and finding out your grandma chose you to inherit her vintage sapphire necklace. (Okay, maybe that last one is just us.)
The moment of a marriage proposal is a blur, whether or not you are the one down on a knee or you are the one with a ring placed on your finger. No matter how much you want the moment to last forever, it goes by all too quickly.
Sure, having friends snap pictures and videos on their smartphones or hiring a photographer are great ways to document your moment forever. But what if you want to relive your emotions from the “ring’s-eye-view”?
In The Perfect Proposal Contest, one lucky couple is awarded the opportunity to create their perfect proposal, from the ring all the way through the engagement party. After sharing their love story, participants choose one each of three rings, three proposal locations, and three charities (to which Jewelers Mutual provides a $1,000 donation).
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You choose the perfect location, pick up a new outfit, and select exactly the right music to set the mood. The ring is precisely what she has been hinting at and you just know she is going to say "yes." But what happens if the ring gets damaged, lost or stolen before the big moment?
With Valentine’s Day just one week away, flowers and chocolates are not the only things in abundance. Last year, four million Americans expected to propose or be proposed to over Valentine's Day, according to an American Express survey.
It wasn’t long ago when Jewelers Mutual account representative, Adam, experienced the same paranoia that a lot of guys go through in the days leading up to a proposal: Keeping his mouth zipped in conversation, not trusting the ring will be safe in his care, and being careful with whom he told so the secret doesn’t slip.