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Godparent Proposals: New ways and reasons to celebrate

10 Ways to Nail the Godparent Proposal

From bridesmaids to babies, it seems the term proposal is becoming less indicative of the marriage kind and according to the latest Pinterest trend report the search term 'Godparent Proposals' is up 152%! For life's little milestones, these special moments are precious and why shouldn't they be celebrated with the people who matter the most?! (Not to mention the instagrammable photographs of it all taking place) New parents are getting on the band wagon to ask prospective godparents with surprise moments and personalised gifts...

Did you choose to 'pop the godparent question' with a surprise or a gift? We've rounded up a few ideas for the cutest offer they simply won't be able to refuse!

1. Scratch card reveal

Simple and inexpensive, say it with a few words and watch them reveal the question with this scratch greetings card!

Godparent proposal card

2. POP! the question

Because who doesn't love the novelty of a themed balloon? Try Bubblegum Balloons for luxury filled and typography balloons delivered to their door!

Godparent proposal balloon

3. Wooden engrave card

Engraved on both sides with your personal message, send them a little surprise in the post - this 'card' comes with legs to stand it up!

Godparent proposal card

4. Set in stone

Capture the sentiment of the occasion with something they can wear forever!

Godparent proposal gift

5. Heart and home

For the house proud godparent-to-be, stylish, handmade and personalised homewares and ornaments will take centre-stage and remind them of the day they said 'YES!'

godparent proposal gift

6. Raise a glass

Pop the question and the cork on their favourite wine and raise a toast to the new godparents (and lifetime babysitters!)

Godparent proposal gift

7. Frame it

If this beautiful personalsied frame surrounding your baby's sonogram doesn't convince them - we don't know what will!

Godparent proposal frame

8. Message in a bottle

A traditional form of communication for a not so traditional proposal!

Godparent proposal gift

9. Wear it

A surprise visit to their prospective godparents wearing an outfit this small should seal the deal...We LOVE this one found on Etsy.com!

Godparent proposal ideas

10. Bear prints

With this read-to-go print kit at notonthehighstreet.com, your little bear cub can print his paws on the picture and finish with a personalised message. 

godparent proposal gift

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