15 Wedding Proposal Ideas That Still Feel Special During Coronavirus

15 Wedding Proposal Ideas That Still Feel Special During Coronavirus
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You planned to get engaged in Paris… but then the world changed due to coronavirus. You still want to ask her to marry you, but the wedding proposal ideas will have to revolve around your home. No worries! An at-home wedding proposal can still feel special. In fact, it may even end up being more intimate and memorable than what you originally planned. 


Read on for at-home wedding proposal ideas that are easy to pull off but a little more elaborate than simply getting down on one knee. Although, if that’s what you want to do, we say go for it! The most important aspect of a wedding proposal hasn’t changed, despite the many COVID-19 restrictions that have become our new normal. The love and commitment you’ll express will mean the world to her no matter how you propose. Oh, and the engagement ring is kind of key, too. 


May we be the first to say, “Congratulations!” Keep scrolling for 15 wedding proposal ideas that are just as special as your bride-to-be.


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1 of 15 Image Credits: Nordstrom

Parisian Proposal Idea

Luxe Beret


This velvet beret by Saint Laurent will spoil her while you await your Parisian honeymoon. Because you're about to propose!

Silk lining
Dry clean

2 of 15 Image Credits: Williams Sonoma

Almost-Restaurant Proposal Idea

Metal Round Cloche


Prepare her favorite meal and cover the plate with this elegant cloche just like what you might see at a fancy restaurant. When you remove the top, the meal and engagement ring are revealed.

Silver-plated steel and brass
11-1/2 x 8-1/2 inches
Hand wash

3 of 15 Image Credits: Target

Family Proposal Idea

Congrats Banner


She would have wanted her family there for the proposal. Include them on a Zoom call or FaceTime session when you pop the question. Her parents or siblings can hold up a “Congrats” banner once she figures out what’s going on.

6 feet

4 of 15 Image Credits: Target

Disney Proposal Idea

Mickey Ears


Going to the parks to propose isn’t possible right now. Put on Mickey ears and ask her to be your Minnie. Then promise a Disney honeymoon after you tie the knot!

One size fits most

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Beach Proposal Idea

Caribbean Backdrop


You wanted to propose on the beach, but you’ll just have to bring the beach to her. Get in your swimsuit and set up this Caribbean backdrop for a proposal that’s almost like the real thing. Mai Tais optional but recommended!

Multiple sizes available
Polyester or vinyl
Hanging tacks provided

6 of 15 Image Credits: Helzberg Diamonds

Video Proposal Idea

Diamond Solitaire


Outsource your engagement by asking friends and family to put together short video clips of them saying “congratulations.” Then splice all the clips together. When she’s thoroughly confused as to what they are congratulating her on, she’ll turn around to see you on one knee with a ring like this classic stunner.

14k white gold
1 carat created round diamond

7 of 15 Image Credits: Zazzle

Low-Key Proposal Idea

“I Said Yes” Shirt


Keep your wedding proposal idea simple and just ask her. Then give her a new tee to snuggle in all day as she basks in her newly engaged status.

Customizable with date
Sizes S - 2X

8 of 15 Image Credits: Zazzle

Wine Lovers Proposal Idea

Customized Label


This customizable rainbow zebra wine label pops the question for you comes. The labels come in a pack of six in case you mess up or want to keep a few as souvenirs of the special day you asked her to be your wife.

3.5 x 4 inches
6 peel-and-stick labels

9 of 15 Image Credits: Nordstrom

All Dressed-Up Proposal Idea



She’ll be overcome with emotion when you slip on this dapper Italian wool and mohair tux and get down on one knee. Keep it for the wedding!

Sizes 36S - 46R
Trim fitting jacket and unhemmed trousers included

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Pet Lovers Proposal Idea

Dog Tuxedo Harness


If her dog is her life, recruit him to help you with your home wedding proposal. He’ll look beyond debonair in this tuxedo harness he can wear down the aisle at a later date. Your female Fido can wear this flower girl dog harness.

Sizes XS - L

11 of 15 Image Credits: Bed Bath & Beyond

Breakfast in Bed Proposal Idea

Serving Tray


This pretty pink tray is perfect for serving her breakfast in bed with a side of engagement ring.

Also available in black or white

12 of 15 Image Credits: Bed Bath & Beyond

Sweet Proposal Idea

Photo Collage


Create a photo collage of your favorite memories together, almost like a timeline of your relationship. Then, ask her to be yours forever.

5 clotheslines with 40 pins
Can be mounted on wall
30.5 x 26.13 inches

13 of 15 Image Credits: Target

Romantic Proposal Idea

LED Tealights


Order a few packs of these LED tealights and set your home aglow with romantic lighting, creating the perfect ambiance for a memorable wedding proposal. Wear the tux for major bonus points!

12 pack

14 of 15 Image Credits: Nordstrom

Pajama Proposal Idea

Kate Spade Mrs. PJ Set With Sleep Mask


Gift her with her first Mrs. item: these sexy Kate Spade pajamas with a matching sleep mask. Then ask her to be your Mrs.

Sizes XS - XL
V-neck with adjustable spaghetti straps

15 of 15 Image Credits: Zazzle

Cute Proposal Idea

Personalized Puzzle


Cut through the boredom of being stuck at home by suggesting a puzzle. This one asks her to marry you!

Customize with name
Multiple sizes available