We recently discovered @HowHeAsked, and it has turned into one of our favorite Instagrams. Seriously, this Insta shares the most adorable and creative proposals ever. From involving the kiddos to embracing crazy stunts, these engagement stories will make you swoon and say “awwww.” Scroll on to see our 13 fave stories and photos from How He Asked.
1. The Cutest One-Year-Old Helps Dad Propose to His Mom: Midway through a family photoshoot, this dad had his girlfriend unzip their son’s sweater, only to reveal the cutest t-shirt. How could anyone say no to that face? (Photos via Gilded Light Photography)
2. Amanda and Sam: Sam proposed during what Amanda thought was just a fall photo shoot. Considering their engagement photos now include this breathtaking view, we think it was an awesome trick to play. (via How He Asked)
4. Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Proposal: Did somebody say ice cream? Shawn commissioned a custom Ben and Jerry’s carton, in which he stored the engagement ring box. While it kinda breaks our hearts that the carton didn’t actually have ice cream in it, we totally love this creative proposal. (Photo via eKate Photography)
5. Cory + Ivy’s Proposal at the Dallas Cowboys AT&T Stadium: Cory proposed during a tour of the Dallas Cowboys AT&T Stadium in front of his and Ivy’s parents. The results were picture perfect. (Photo via Picturesque Photography)
6. Veronique and Ian’s Epic Mountaintop Proposal: This adventurous couple met in 2008 during a season of skiing and snowboarding in Panorama, BC. Ian fittingly proposed on a mountaintop, with a speech befitting a romantic movie. (Photo via Royce Sihlis)
7. Andrew and Tiffany’s Proposal at the Stairway to Heaven: Andrew persuaded the guard to let the couple climb up this epic peak by giving the guard a peek at the engagement ring. The rest was history. (Photo via Lindsay Farrall)
9. Breast Cancer Patient Gets Emotional Surprise Pre-Surgery: This guy deserves a gold medal. He got down on one knee during Brittany’s pre-surgery party, complete with pink shirt and tie. We’re wishing them a beautiful life together. (via How He Asked)
10. Pitbull Photo Shoot Turns into Proposal for Taylor and JJ: Taylor showed up for a photshoot thinking she was going to pose with her pooch. Her boyfriend JJ had other plans, and the photographer was in on it too. (Photo via Brooke Michelle Photography)
11. Paraplegic Man Learns to Walk for Marriage Proposal: If this story doesn’t have you tearing up, we don’t know what will. After a year of recovering from an accident that left him paralyzed, Justin learned to walk in order to propose to his girlfriend of two years. (via Joy Stacey)
12. Serena and Ajay: Having friends to help makes planning the perfect proposal easier. Ajay led Serena to the rooftop terrace of her apartment building. As they looked out, she saw their friends holding brightly colored umbrellas that spelled out “Will U Marry Me?” (Via Priyanca Rao Photography)
13. Rachel and Jeff: Jeff proposed to Rachel at the beach and arranged for a plane to fly by with a banner that read: “Rachel will you marry me? Love Jeff.” This move is straight out of the movies. (via How He Asked)
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