If you’ve reached this page it probably means you’re planning on asking the big question to your partner. If so read these interesting facts to make your marriage proposal perfect. 1. 58% of women think the place of your first date should be where you propose 2. 25% think a marriage proposal should be more important than a wedding 3. 76% of men think getting down on one knee is essential 4. 75% of women were disappointed with the lack of creativity and romance of their marriage proposal 5. 50% of women would prefer more money spent on a bigger diamond rather than a marriage proposal 6. The first thing a women gets asked when she tells friends and family she is engaged is “how did he do it” so don’t put yourself to shame! 7. 6 in 10 women think Valentine’s Day is the day to propose 8. 33% of engagements take place over the Christmas period 9. Interestingly 60% o men propose without a ring and ask their girlfriend to pick one with them 10. But 32% of women think proposing without a ring is a big no no.