Cancelled weddings and postponed proposals are at the hand of Covid-19 with many couples having to postpone their 2020 nuptials and romantic proposals around the globe. However, lockdown love is real and we’ve discovered a few couples defying the self-isolation perimeters and bravely asking their beloved that all-important question, proving love really does, trump all.
4 Inspiring At-Home Proposals by Self-Isolating Lovers
The TikTok Proposal
Blogger, Lottie Lamour went above and beyond to propose to her girlfriend Emma – amidst the Coronavirus lockdown.
She transformed their shared flat into a treasure hunt, leaving her fiancé-to-be with ‘Reasons Why I Love You’ notes and the finale resulted in a proposal. The big ‘twist’ to the proposal – Lottie filmed the entire event and showcased it to the world via her TikTok channel.
The Social Distancing Proposal
Blogger and influencer, Em Clarkson surprised her Instagram followers at the weekend with the news of her engagement. Her long-term love popped the question in the countryside – social distancing at its best!
Iceland Supermarket Proposal
With many flights out of the UK cancelled, sadly any plans for far-flung proposals are on hold. Or are they? One plucky couple gave shoppers a reason to smile at the Tonbridge Iceland supermarket.
Congratulations to these two – they got engaged at our Tonbridge store this week 💍
He had planned to propose in Iceland but as their holiday was cancelled, he chose the next best thing 😉
— Iceland Foods ❄️ (@IcelandFoods) March 20, 2020
Coronavirus Couple Have Wedding Brought Forward
An engaged couple due to marry over the Easter weekend made a mad dash to the altar to get hitched on the 18th March, a whopping four weeks before their original wedding date after their church announced it was going into lockdown due to the coronavirus.
Director Jess Whitfield, of Winsor Bishop Jewellers, from Norfolk, received a call from their vicar, advising the church was closing its doors at 6pm – and she brought the wedding forward with just four hours’ notice, marrying the same day before the 6pm cut off!