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Open Engagements: The New Trend For Loving Couples

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 engagement setup of couples that has long term relationships where gender role is not an issue anymore as long as both of them will be wedded. The question is, how will you be able to setup an open engagement with your significant someone?

Choose A Suitable Day
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 aspect does not only involve the actual time and date of the engagement but also the 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. So as to add more romance and meaning to this event, make sure that the date of the engagement is set to a significantly romantic and meaningful day. And above all, make sure that you are going to choose a date that is ideal to the both of you.

The choice of 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 practically means that there won’t be a long wait for neither of you when it comes to getting an engagement ring. Alternatively, you could opt to hide the kind of engagement ring you have bought for one another until the day of the event to make it more surprising. You could each buy engagement rings differently and then make it a surprise on the engagement day to add more excitement. Or you could go together and choose the perfect engagement rings together so that you can find one that will cater to each of your tastes. 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.