Making sure that you have chosen the perfect engagement ring in McAllen, Texas to express your love is a major concern of any proposal. But with a little help from Knox Jewelers you'll get the exact piece of gemstone or diamond jewelry you are looking for and before you know it you'll be exchanging wedding bands in McAllen with the love of your life. Every piece from Knox Jewelers is hand crafted in-house by master artisans who pride themselves on making everything heirloom quality. Now that you know where to get the perfect custom ring for your sweetheart, where do you pop the question? McAllen has plenty of places to suit the personalities of any couple whether you want to go with something unique to the area or a timeless classic.
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If you and your honey enjoy the beauty of nature and seeing unique wildlife then you will want to head to Quinta Mazatlan. This is a historical Adobe mansion, nature and birding center where over 160 different species of birds have been documented! They have a Forest Sculpture Trail, a Wooded Meadow, a unique Thornforest, a Cactus Garden, A variety of Tropical gardens, the Ruby Pond, a Butterfly Garden, and a Hummingbird Garden; perhaps you get lucky and see several of the four different species of Hummingbirds that live here. The surrounding flora and fauna will make you feel like you've traveled to a far off paradise, and the beauty of the landscaping will provide an amazing backdrop for your big moment. Picture the beautiful blue sky above and the soothing foliage around you as you get down on one knee and present your darling with a breathtaking engagement ring from Knox Jewelers. The will be overjoyed to be your fiance and won't want to wait to share the exciting news and show off their new diamond jewelery to friends and family. A way to make Quinta Mazatlan even more special would be to exchange your vows and wedding bands here. They do even rentals and you and your guests can spend the time feeling like you're in an enchanted, private forest with beautiful and exotic birds and butterflies!
If history intrigues you then consider the McAllen Heritage Center or the Nuevo Santander Gallery, both of these locations display historical artifacts and items. The McAllen Heritage Center is a small museum inside the historic old McAllen Post Office building which is now known as “La Placita”. The Nuevo Santander Gallery has everything from museum quality Old West arms, antiques, and fine Mexican collectibles to Original paintings and sculptures to European antiques and reference books. Much of their collection is for sale and they have designed their space to feel like a Spanish Mission full of warmth and charm.
Perhaps you and your beloved will find an item that catches your eye to decorate your home, or just enjoy looking at all the wondrous items. When the moment feels right take their hand and say that you have a surprise for them that will someday be an antique too. Pull out the custom engagement ring from Knox Jewelers and slip it onto their finger. After their excited “Yes!” you can explain that this piece of gemstone or diamond jewelry was made from scratch, just for them and that it is heirloom quality so it will last down the generations of your new family together. They'll be overjoyed at starting this special memory with you and soon you'll be creating an even bigger memory when you present each other with your wedding bands and are officially married.
If you want something simple and classic, it is hard to go wrong with a romantic dinner for two! There are many wonderful restaurants in McAllen, and you certainly want to choose your favorite, however The Patio on Guerra is touted as one of the best in the area.
The building housing this restaurant has been in the family since 1908 and began as a ranching and mercantile store. Now it thrives as a delicious restaurant with a great vintage setting! Do you propose as you arrive and are getting seated, during dinner, just before dessert? Proposing during dinner or just before dessert will allow you both to eat and enjoy yourselves before you get lost in happy bliss. Once you pull out that special piece of diamond jewelry that you have stashed in your pocket your soon-to-be fiance won't be able to sit still from excitement! You'll be congratulated by everyone around you and your sweetheart will definitely be getting jealous looks from others over their new, stunning engagement ring. Your honey will be so impressed with the quality and design that they'll want to look at wedding bands as soon as possible so that you can have a ring from Knox Jewelers too.
Perhaps you want to include a nice dinner but leave the proposal for afterwards in a more private setting: stay in a hotel for the night and pamper yourselves! The Embassy Suites is known for its richly appointed rooms and stunning lobby. When you make your reservation with them ask if they can assist by having a bottle of chilled champagne waiting for you in your room that evening. When you arrive after dinner your true love will see the bottle and ask what it is for to which you can respond that you are “hoping to have something to celebrate” as you pull the magnificent engagement ring that you've helped design. Their face will light up with wonder and joy and soon you'll be cuddled together enjoying the blissful grins on each others faces as they examine the intricate details of their diamond jewelry. If you enjoy your stay here consider hosting your big celebration here when you exchange wedding bands or using one of their other numerous locations for your honeymoon stay.
No matter where you propose, you can rest easy knowing that soon you and your true love will be married and that, if you get them from Knox Jewelers, your rings are heirloom quality and will be lasting symbols of love down the generations of your family.