Proposal Stories

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He Turned His Bakery into an Art Gallery of Their Most Magical Moments. Then, He Proposed.

Remember that Extra gum commercial? The one that had everyone in tears with the gum wrapper illustrations hanging in an art gallery? Get ready to […]

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After 10 Years of Dating, He Proposed on a Philly Rooftop With Giant Marquee Letters

Grand romantic gestures can quickly veer corny, but there’s something rather genuine about this rooftop marquee letter proposal in North Philadelphia. That’s probably because it […]

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They Love Supermarket Sweep, So This Guy Proposed with a Philly Version of the Game Show

As the year winds down, the number of proposals ratchets up. It’s pretty much science. (It’s also why December is Proposal Month here at Philadelphia […]

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This Philly Guy Faked a Friend’s Proposal So He Could Pop The Question Himself

Happy engagement season, Philadelphia! December is the most popular time of year to get engaged, so we here at PW are celebrating the only logical […]

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Philly Guy Runs Marathon, Proposes at Finish Line, is Better at Sundays Than You

We’ve seen marathon proposals go epically wrong, but we’ve also seen them go wonderfully right. Philly road races are often full of sentimental moments (and […]

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How to Submit Your Proposal Story to Philadelphia Wedding Magazine

First things first: Congratulations! Getting engaged is a momentous occasion, and we’re so excited for all that lies ahead for you. (Need help finding a […]

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This Philly Musician Knew Just The Place to Propose: Under the TLA Marquee

What do you do when a) you met the love of your life talking about music, b) you’re in a Philly band, and c) your […]

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This Philly Guy Faked a Fashion Shoot To Propose to His Blogger Girlfriend

If you’re into fashion and Instagram, you may have spotted blogger and influencer Danielle Maiale (@danimaiale) donning chic looks in Philly, NYC, and all over […]

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Watch This Very Philly Couple’s Very Extra Paris Proposal Video

Ordinarily, we keep things pretty Philadelphia around here. (This is Philadelphia Wedding, after all.) Our favorite marriage proposals happen in Rittenhouse Square, Citizens Bank Park, […]

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The Story Behind This At-Home Proposal Proves It’s Never Too Late For True Love

Everyone takes different paths to finding their person. Some meet on Tinder. Some connect through Instagram. And others build their bonds during deeply personal journeys of self-discovery. The Monday […]

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How Could You Not Say Yes to This Gritty Cake Proposal?

As weddings become more and more personal, so do the proposals that precede them. While we love it when couples incorporate the details that make […]

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The Lengths This Guy Went For His Surprise Rodin Museum Proposal Are Pretty Damn Impressive

Though the winter holidays are a prime time for engagements, the warm spring weather makes for some absolutely magical ones, too. Case in point: this […]

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This Llama Farm Proposal Is Sure to Brighten Your Day

If it’s not obvious by now, we here at Philadelphia Wedding are suckers for a good proposal story. Add a bunch of cuddly llamas to […]

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This Flyers Dancer Has No Idea She’s About to Get Engaged Mid-Performance

Here at Philadelphia Wedding, we can’t get enough of proposals. We love the romance, the excitement, and the new beginnings. But this Philadelphia proposal, of […]

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A Tinder Match Just Resulted In The Most Adorable Christmas Village Proposal

As another year inevitably winds down, the number of marriage proposals inevitably ratchets up. (One scroll through your Instagram or Facebook feed and you’ll see […]