There are many ways to go about proposing to your sweetheart but the best place to get unique antique engagement ring in Austin, Texas is from Knox Jewelers. We pride ourselves on creating hand crafted, heirloom quality pieces of jewelry so that you'll have only the best quality vintage engagement ring and vintage wedding rings in Austin. Finding a ring worthy of your beloved is only the first half of a proposal, however this beautiful city offers a wide variety of choices for where to present your carefully selected ring to your future fiance.
Take a stroll into the past by visiting the Mayfield Park. This 2 acre area in downtown Austin features a small cottage surrounded by two acres of vibrant gardens, man-made ponds, palm trees, and peacocks. The park is surrounded by a 21 acre Nature Preserve, and the peafowl roam freely around the park and preserve. This large estate was originally purchased in 1909, and the cottage is designed around the aesthetics of the early 20th century. The cottage and all 23 acres of the grounds were left to the city of Austin in 1971. Take your darling to this wonderful place and stroll through the gardens hand-in-hand. Perhaps wait until you see a peacock and point out how pretty it is. When your darling agrees, say that you have something even prettier for them. Pull out the box containing your custom created vintage engagement ring from Knox Jewelers and slip it onto their finger as you ask them to spend the rest of your lives together. Your sweetheart will give you and enthusiastic “Yes!” and will be in awe of the masterfully created work of art that they now get to wear.
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Perhaps the dream proposal for your sweetie is something where no one but the two of you are there? Then consider spending the day out having adventures, seeing places such as the the George Washinton Carver Museum, or the Blanton Museum of Art. The area surrounding 6th street is filled with almost 200 music-oriented clubs, and Austin is home to a ballet, a symphony, and an opera house if something musical catches your fancy. Whatever adventures you choose, make sure that you end your day at the Driskill Hotel. This stunning building was first created in 1886 with the intentions to rival the palace like hotels in New York. Have dinner at the Driskill Grill and then enjoy a live performance in the bar. When you and your darling are ready to call it a day, head to your luxurious room. If you work with the hotel ahead of time they'll surely be happy to help you with your surprise by having chilled champagne waiting for you. When your dearest asks what it is for you can respond that you're “hoping to have something to celebrate”. Get down on one knee and present the breathtaking antique engagement ring that you've chosen just for them. They'll be mesmerized by the filigree and carefully crafted details of the piece.
Soon you and your new fiance will be sharing the wonderful news with family and friends, and when they ask where your wedding will be you can tell them it will be in the building you proposed with a vintage engagement ring in: The Driskill Hotel. The opulent hotel is delighted to hold ceremonies and receptions while surrounding you and your loved ones with luxury. In no time at all you'll be standing there with your true love, holding hands and exchanging vows and vintage wedding rings.
So you can see that while there are many opportunities to propose in City there is only one place that can provide you with the unique, artistic designs and heirloom quality that is so important for these special antique engagement rings and vintage wedding rings. Knox Jewelers will always take pride in maintaining that quality so that you and your new fiance can relax and enjoy the bliss of being engaged to the one you love.