Whether you're a guy looking for ideas to create the perfect marriage proposal or a lady dreaming about that special day, you'll love howheasked. This site, as well as it's Instagram collects the stories of some of the most beautiful proposals ever, along with beautiful photos, and publishes them along with short blurbs on their website as well. This heartwarming Instagram already has more than 176,000 followers!

This list of marriage proposal photos was updated by our readers and our staff. We'd love to see your photos of your picture-perfect proposal, too!

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#1 Inside the world's biggest cave, I dropped to one knee and asked my girlfriend of 6 years, Alesha, to marry me

Inside the world's biggest cave, I dropped to one knee and asked my girlfriend of 6 years, Alesha, to marry me

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NoellaCheung 3 years ago

You asked your girlfriend to hike days to be proposed, you must have a really nice girlfriend!

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#2 I started getting down off the rather steep rock but Andrew began to talk how this beautiful hike reminded him of our relationship. Then he got down on one knee and asked me to marry him

I started getting down off the rather steep rock but Andrew began to talk how this beautiful hike reminded him of our relationship. Then he got down on one knee and asked me to marry him

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MagdalenaJasieniak 3 years ago

I wouldn't dare say 'no'.

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#3 She didn't see what happened until they posted the pic on the screen at the end of the ride!

She didn't see what happened until they posted the pic on the screen at the end of the ride!

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kaysPJs 3 years ago

WHERE DID THE HAD COME FROM ON THE "ME?"

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#4 Incredible Proposal On The Beach

Incredible Proposal On The Beach

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Jwupanda 3 years ago

So pretty, the guy must be a artist if he drew this beautiful picture in the sand!

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#5 Proposing On Trolltunga After A 9 -Hour-Long Hike. "As I was looking at the camera Connor tugged my hand, when I turned around he was on one knee."

Proposing On Trolltunga After A 9 -Hour-Long Hike. "As I was looking at the camera Connor tugged my hand, when I turned around he was on one knee."

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PawełSzczepański 3 years ago

I would have been affraid that she may faint and fall all way down...

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#6 Unexpected Jane Austen's "Pride And Prejudice" Themed Proposal

Unexpected Jane Austen's "Pride And Prejudice" Themed Proposal

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BiankaNagy 3 years ago

Oh Jesus Christ this is the best thing ever, I'd be so overwhelmed I'd faint and miss the whole thing. Wow.

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#7 Kinder Surprise Proposal

Kinder Surprise Proposal

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BiankaNagy 3 years ago

Love it!

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#8 "All the effort the dolphin put in for this proposal, and she still goes for the other guy"

"All the effort the dolphin put in for this proposal, and she still goes for the other guy"

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ViktoriaUhlin 3 years ago

Haha, the title cracked me up!

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#9 Beach Marriage Proposal

Beach Marriage Proposal

Beach Marriage Proposal Beach Marriage Proposal

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MicaelaOlivera 3 years ago

What a great start!

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#10 Pet Proposal

Pet Proposal

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AimeeRuiz 3 years ago

Who could say no to that sweet face

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#11 He opened the doors to the ice skating rink and there was a red carpet laid on the ice with a box at the end.

He opened the doors to the ice skating rink and there was a red carpet laid on the ice with a box at the end.

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JohnStackhouse 3 years ago

The lovely maiden must be freezing! But, I don't think she minds. :-)

#12 We were in the middle of nowhere, surrounded by mountains, miles from the nearest person. It was like we were placed into some fairytale winter wonderland.

We were in the middle of nowhere, surrounded by mountains, miles from the nearest person. It was like we were placed into some fairytale winter wonderland.

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DanaLugo 3 years ago

Who took the picture then?

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#13 "UP!" Themed Proposal. "It took weeks of flea-market hopping, but I was able to find the details needed to re-create the living room scene."

"UP!" Themed Proposal. "It took weeks of flea-market hopping, but I was able to find the details needed to re-create the living room scene."

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DavidHumphlett 3 years ago

Brilliant!

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#14 Pet Proposal

Pet Proposal

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JaniceChampkin 3 years ago

a bit risky, I can see the ring going the same place as the biscuit, hahahaha. So Cute.

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#15 After we finished our 5k color run he got down on one knee and asked me to begin our own race.

After we finished our 5k color run he got down on one knee and asked me to begin our own race.

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#16 He led me through the rose petals to a spot at the end of the rocks. I didn't cry immediately. But then his eyes locked on mine and I lost it.

He led me through the rose petals to a spot at the end of the rocks. I didn't cry immediately. But then his eyes locked on mine and I lost it.

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OxanaOxy 3 years ago

Who will clean this mess later?

#17 Proposing On A Beautiful Lake With A Secret Photographer Capturing It All

Proposing On A Beautiful Lake With A Secret Photographer Capturing It All

Proposing On A Beautiful Lake With A Secret Photographer Capturing It All

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RismaSitanggang 3 years ago

Woahhh

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#18 Proposing Under Magical String Lights

Proposing Under Magical String Lights

Proposing Under Magical String Lights

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AarinNichols 3 years ago

That looks like something from Twilight!! Lol

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#19 There were flower petals and candles everywhere and a movie screen set up. Aaron pressed play, came and sat by me in the teepee, and started shaking and tearing up.

There were flower petals and candles everywhere and a movie screen set up. Aaron pressed play, came and sat by me in the teepee, and started shaking and tearing up.

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#20 Amazing Proposal In The Sand

Amazing Proposal In The Sand

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CuriousGeorge 3 years ago

Really awesome!

#21 Proposal On The Potato Chip Rock

Proposal On The Potato Chip Rock

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DawnKnapp 3 years ago

Sudddenly, the rock breaks! I would not walk out on that for any money.

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#22 Proposing With A Magical Doctor Who Box

Proposing With A Magical Doctor Who Box

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OrCarmon 3 years ago

who would say no?

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#23 Proposing At Her Soccer Match During the biggest game of the season

Proposing At Her Soccer Match During the biggest game of the season

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#24 Street Art Proposal

Street Art Proposal

Street Art Proposal

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#25 Proposal In The Fields

Proposal In The Fields

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FernandoEstrella 3 years ago

ssssshhhhhhheeeeeeeeiitttttt

#26 Proposing On Stage During A Concert Of A Favorite Band. "I was shaking and couldn’t stop smiling. I listened while the man of my dreams knelt and proposed to me, echoed by the cheers of 7000 supporters."

Proposing On Stage During A Concert Of A Favorite Band. "I was shaking and couldn’t stop smiling. I listened while the man of my dreams knelt and proposed to me, echoed by the cheers of 7000 supporters."

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#27 We spent the last 3 months rehearsing, with long nights of fine tuning and perfecting the song.

We spent the last 3 months rehearsing, with long nights of fine tuning and perfecting the song.

We spent the last 3 months rehearsing, with long nights of fine tuning and perfecting the song.

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#28 Proposal At The Christmas Tree Farm

Proposal At The Christmas Tree Farm

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#29 Proposing On Machu Picchu, Peru! Rodrigo & Silmara - 7th September 2013

Proposing On Machu Picchu, Peru! Rodrigo & Silmara - 7th September 2013

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#30 Pokemon Proposal

Pokemon Proposal

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#31 Proposing While Trying To Reach The Sky

Proposing While Trying To Reach The Sky

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DươngNguyễn 3 years ago

Are they cheerleaders?

#32 Harry Potter Themed Proposal

Harry Potter Themed Proposal

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BiankaNagy 3 years ago

Ok. That's it. All of these are too good. I'm so jealous!

#33 Amazing Sand Sculpture Proposal

Amazing Sand Sculpture Proposal

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KateYeti 2 years ago

Dang, I'm already married!

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#34 Paris Proposal

Paris Proposal

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Hannah Hollowell 2 years ago

I love her shoes....

#35 While looking at our photo album I had changed the last page to read “September 7th, 2013” as the header and “he popped the question…” as the footer. She gasped as I got down on one knee.

While looking at our photo album I had changed the last page to read “September 7th, 2013” as the header and “he popped the question…” as the footer. She gasped as I got down on one knee.

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Fia gale 2 months ago

Another 7th of September

#36 Proposal In An Aquarium

Proposal In An Aquarium

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LuizaCojocariu 3 years ago

Best of them all ;)

#37 Marriage Proposal After Skydiving

Marriage Proposal After Skydiving

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cest_nayce 3 years ago

that must have been a rush

#38 Proposing When Diving

Proposing When Diving

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#39 About an hour into our fishing trip, Randee told me to pick out a new lure. I opened the tackle box to find a tiny bag from a local jeweler we both loved. I turned around to face him and he was on one knee.

About an hour into our fishing trip, Randee told me to pick out a new lure. I opened the tackle box to find a tiny bag from a local jeweler we both loved. I turned around to face him and he was on one knee.

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#40 Pumpkin Proposal

Pumpkin Proposal

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#41 Proposing With The Help Of Children

Proposing With The Help Of Children

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Victoria 3 years ago

Just like meet the parents.

#42 Firefighter Marriage Proposal Involving The Whole Fire Department

Firefighter Marriage Proposal Involving The Whole Fire Department

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Hannah Hollowell 2 years ago

I'd love to know more of the story

#43 Disney Proposal

Disney Proposal

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#44 Proposing With Sand Sculptures

Proposing With Sand Sculptures

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#45 Proposing In The Mountains

Proposing In The Mountains

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#46 Princess Carriage Proposal

Princess Carriage Proposal

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#47 When he took off the blindfold, my jaw immediately dropped to the floor... I was standing in my own little fairytale.

When he took off the blindfold, my jaw immediately dropped to the floor... I was standing in my own little fairytale.

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#48 Proposal On The Beach

Proposal On The Beach

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#49 He was her stunt partner at the Academy, so it was the perfect idea to propose at the army navy game.

He was her stunt partner at the Academy, so it was the perfect idea to propose at the army navy game.

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#50 Proposal On The Plane

Proposal On The Plane

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nbnm 3 years ago

If this was in the air, during flight it would have been something.

#51 Proposing While Snowboarding

Proposing While Snowboarding

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#52 I Have Loved Penguins Since I Was In First Grade. Needless To Say This Was Perfect.

I Have Loved Penguins Since I Was In First Grade. Needless To Say This Was Perfect.

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MatthewWolfe 3 years ago

PENGUINS!!

#53 Proposing With A Pizza

Proposing With A Pizza

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P.BruxFHell 3 years ago

Compared to the others, this one is lame

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#54 Santa Claus Proposal

Santa Claus Proposal

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#55 Mt. Whitney 7-2-14 On A Heart Shaped Rock

Mt. Whitney 7-2-14 On A Heart Shaped Rock

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#56 Marriage Proposal On The Back Of An Elephant, Thailand, 23rd Of November 2014

Marriage Proposal On The Back Of An Elephant, Thailand, 23rd Of November 2014

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SelenaFigueroa 3 years ago

Lovely! <3

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#57 Totally Surprised Her With A Knee-drop In Parc Guell, Barcelona, During A Holliday With Friends

Totally Surprised Her With A Knee-drop In Parc Guell, Barcelona, During A Holliday With Friends

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#58 Midair Proposal Over Long Island. Photo From The Soon To Be Bride's View Of The Proposal!

Midair Proposal Over Long Island. Photo From The Soon To Be Bride's View Of The Proposal!

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#59 Proposing At The Top Of Larke La, 5,135 Meters, In The Manasulu Himalaya

Proposing At The Top Of Larke La, 5,135 Meters, In The Manasulu Himalaya

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#60 Proposing Under The Rialto Bridge In Venice, Italy. I Learned How To Ask In Italian.

Proposing Under The Rialto Bridge In Venice, Italy. I Learned How To Ask In Italian.

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#61 Jumbo Elephant Proposal

Jumbo Elephant Proposal

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#62 The Most Special & Beautiful Surprise I Couldn't Believe It Was Happening.

The Most Special & Beautiful Surprise I Couldn't Believe It Was Happening.

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Rhon 3 years ago

So simple, so pretty

#63 On The Drawbridge Of A 200 Year Old Medieval Castle In Germany (schloss Lichtenstein)

On The Drawbridge Of A 200 Year Old Medieval Castle In Germany (schloss Lichtenstein)

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#64 Double Layered Candle Heart Proposal On Empty Big Sur California Beach Yolo - You Only Love Once

Double Layered Candle Heart Proposal On Empty Big Sur California Beach Yolo - You Only Love Once

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#65 We're Getting Married! On Top Of A Mountain! (mammoth) And There's Going To Be Flutes Playing...

We're Getting Married! On Top Of A Mountain! (mammoth) And There's Going To Be Flutes Playing...

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#66 While Scuba Diving, He Pulled Out These White Boards With Writing On It And A Ring!

While Scuba Diving, He Pulled Out These White Boards With Writing On It And A Ring!

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#67 He Asked For A Dip And She Said Yee Yee !!!

He Asked For A Dip And She Said Yee Yee !!!

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#68 Ferret Proposal

Ferret Proposal

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3 years ago

Not sure why it didn't post all my photos...but I have 4 cute ferrets w/ signs on them each had their own word to form will you marry me

#69 Proposed During Our Private Dinner On The Ferris Wheel In Vienna.

Proposed During Our Private Dinner On The Ferris Wheel In Vienna.

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