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The Proposal Planner: Anna & Mark

We planned Mark & Anna’s proposal in the Caribbean paradise of Turks & Caicos. Although they had rented a car for their weeklong vacation, we hired a taxi driver to take them to dinner the night of the proposal so they could enjoy their wine! The driver acted as a tour guide and showed the couple around the island on their way to dinner. When the driver stopped at a private beach and suggested the couple get out and take a walk, they agreed. Once on the sand, Mark handed Anna a pair of pink flip flops he had recently given her as a birthday present. They had the couple’s initials etched on the bottoms so that they made imprints on the sand. When they got down to the water, Mark got down on one knee and asked Anna to spend the rest of her life with him – and she said YES! When he stood back up, Anna noticed that the blue sandals he had put on also left imprints in the sand: imprints that said “Marry Me”! The couple then had pictures taken (by their driver aka a professional photographer posing as a driver)  while the sun set over the water and they filled small jars with sand from the beach to remember the moment forever.

We are so excited to have Anna & Mark’s proposal featured on Your Engagement 101! Check out the post here.

Congratulations Anna & Mark!

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Thanks to Paradise Photography for the beautiful photos!

The Proposal Planner on You & Me.TV

Posted by Sarah PeaseSep 10, 2014

I am so excited to be featured on  You & Me.TV in their article on how to plan the perfect marriage proposal! To read the full article, go to YouNMe.TV!

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The Proposal Planner: Sunil and Shahira

Posted by Sarah PeaseAug 04, 2014

What could be more exciting, mysterious and romantic than a James Bond movie? Sunil and Shahira’s James Bond inspired marriage proposal.  Shahira was treated to a relaxing spa day as a decoy for her ultimate surprise later that night.  When she arrived back to her hotel room, Sunil had a beautiful dress draped on the bed with a top secret mission letter next to it.  Her mission; to put on the dress, get her hair and makeup done and meet her driver downstairs.  Her driver took her to a secret location where she was handed a second top secret mission letter.  She headed inside as instructed and ordered a martini, shaken not stirred.  After ordering her drink, all of the other people in the room froze and a curtain in the middle of the room opened.  Sunil was standing at the end of the red carpet on the other side of the curtain.  As Shahira walked to him, the people started to sing a special song for them. At the end of the song, Sunil proposed and Shahira said YES!  After this super secret proposal, the two headed to a romantic dinner to celebrate their new engagement.  Congratulations Sunil and Shahira!

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James Bond Proposal, She Said Yes

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Thank you to Paparazzi Proposals for the amazing photos!

Excited to Speak at ISSE!

Posted by Sarah PeaseJul 30, 2014

I am so honored to have been chosen as a speaker for this year’s Inspire Smart Success Event. This four day seminar will include speakers from all areas of the wedding industry coming together to create an amazing learning and networking experience. The event will take place in Riviera Cancun from November 4th to 7th. See below for the full list of panelists. To register for this event please visit this website.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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The Proposal Planner in Fiscal Times

Posted by Sarah PeaseJun 25, 2014

It was such an honor to speak with The Fiscal Times about marriage proposal planning. To read the whole story, check out the article in The Fiscal Times.

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The Proposal Planner in Jewish Times

Posted by Sarah PeaseMay 29, 2014

I was so delighted to speak with the Jewish Times to share some ideas on marriage proposal planning. and shed some light on how big proposal planning is getting!  The article was posted May 8, 2014, so if you missed it, check it out here!

The Proposal Planner: Sandra and Antonio

Posted by Sarah PeaseMay 12, 2014

Sandra had no idea what was coming when Antonio surprised her with a tech savvy marriage proposal in New York City.  Sandra’s love for technology was the inspiration for the multimedia presentation Antonio used to pop the question.  In a hotel room overlooking Central Park three large TV monitors were wired to display a slideshow of the couples relationship.  When Sandra walked in the room she was overwhelmed by the display, Antonio then handed her a large control to start the multimedia slideshow.  The final slide displayed the message “Will You Marry Me”.  There in the intimate hotel room Antonio presented his ring and Sandra said yes!  The couple celebrated their engagement with a romantic photo shoot in central park.  Congratulations Sandra and Antonio.

The Proposal Planner: Jaison and Ann

Posted by Sarah PeaseMay 05, 2014

We were so thrilled to help Jaison plan the perfect marriage proposal for this girlfriend Ann.  Jaison wanted his proposal to be a complete surprise.  Being in a long distance relationship, Ann didn’t even know Jaison was going to be in town.  Little did she know Jaison wasn’t the only surprise of the night.  When she arrived for dinner with friends the hostess lead Ann to a private room.  She was completely blown away to see not only her friends and family but Jaison standing in the middle of the room!  As soon as she entered the room a pianist started playing and Jaison began singing “I Can’t Help Falling In Love” by Elvis.  After his serenade Jaison dropped to one knee and proposed to Ann, she said yes!  The newly engaged couple celebrated the night with a party for friends and family.  Congratulations Jaison and Ann!

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Thanks to Craig Warga for the beautiful photos!

The Proposal Planner: George and Christine

Posted by Sarah PeaseApr 28, 2014

George and his girlfriend Christine’s love of wine was the inspiration for their Italian style marriage proposal.  The proposal started to take shape when George gave Christine a private wine tasting for Christmas.  Unknown to Christine, this wine tasting would be completely orchestrated by our proposal team.  The day of the proposal the couple arrived for their private wine tasting.  George chose a Bordeaux theme for the tasting because of an upcoming trip the couple has planned to Bordeaux, Italy.  As the tasting came to an end the Sommelier asked George and Christine to take an audio quiz on the wines they learned about.  Instead of a quiz an original song that George wrote with a professional songwriter began to play.  When the song came to an end George dropped to one knee and proposed to Christine.  The couple celebrated their engagement with a private cooking lesson where they learned how to make an authentic Italian dessert.  Congratulations George and Christine!

Thank you to Mikkel Paige for the beautiful photos!

The Proposal Planner: Clayton and Amy

Posted by Sarah PeaseMar 31, 2014

Clayton proposed to Amy with a starry night she will never forget.  Thinking they were just going out for a nice dinner, Clayton and Amy arrived at the Asisate where they were ushered to a private room overlooking Columbus Circle.  Displayed in the middle of the room was a tree instillation covered with Swarovski crystal stars and garland.  On each star was a message and significant date from the couple’s relationship.  After reading each of the messages to Amy, Clayton proposed and she said yes!  The couple celebrated their engagement with a romantic dinner for two in the private room.  When they returned back to their hotel room Amy found the book “The Stars” placed on the bed.  Inside was a personal inscription from Clayton.  Congratulations Amy and Clayton!

Proposal Details

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Private Proposal Dinner

Thanks to Mikkel Paige for the beautiful photos!

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