Texans are proud of the uniqueness of their state, and this pride seems to have an impact on their diamond buying as well. When we compared the Dallas-Ft. Worth metropolitan area to other large markets, we found that diamond shoppers here favor princess and radiant cuts more than in any other city.
Once an engagement ring is chosen, there is no shortage of places to take a knee and pop the question. The scenic overlooks at White Rock Lake in the Arboretum offer beautiful views of nature. For a peaceful spot, the koi pools in the Japanese Gardens at the Fort Worth Botanic garden are charming. Romantics love the poetic significance of a proposal on the stone sundial in Celestial Park. Of course, nothing says Dallas quite like the Mustangs of Las Colinas, and the leaping bronze horses make a particularly great sight for a proposal when the fountain is lit up in the evening.