How Long Should You Date Your Perfect Match Before Getting Engaged?

Some people know at first sight, some after years of relatively trouble-free companionship. How long should you date your perfect partner before getting engaged? Find out here!

Elsa Amelia
Created By Elsa Amelia
On Jan 1, 2018

What age range do you see yourself getting married at?

How long was your longest relationship?

Are you an introvert or an extrovert?

Do you think marriages should last forever?

Which of these qualities is most important to you in a spouse?

What time of year do you see yourself getting engaged?

Which of these scenarios most closely matches how you want to be proposed to?

Pick an engagement ring:

3 Months

3 Months

You're the kind of person who knows exactly what they want and who they want it with, and for you, three months is honestly more than enough time to figure out if the person you're dating is the one or just a waste of time. When you know, you know. Do you agree? Talk to us about it in the comments below, and share with your friends to find out how long they should date before getting engaged!

1 Year

1 Year

You're not exactly one to rush into things, but you also know what will work for you and what won't, and if you've made it a full year with someone, odds are you're going to keep them forever. When you've seen someone in every season, you can be sure you'll want them for every other season for the rest of your life. Do you agree? Talk to us about it in the comments below, and share with your friends to find out how long they should date before getting engaged!

3 Years

3 Years

You're an extremely level-headed person, and you know that a lot can change over the course of three years. You want to be absolutely sure when you get engaged, and you want plenty of time to plan and save up for marriage, as well. You'll be perfectly happy to take your time to make sure your marriage is going to last. Do you agree? Talk to us about it in the comments below, and share with your friends to find out how long they should date before getting engaged!

9 Years

9 Years

Some people might say you're dragging your feet, but what they don't understand is that you're simply not in any hurry to plan a giant party or tie up your assets with another person. You and your partner have a perfectly good arrangement, and you don't need to move any more quickly. When the time is right, you'll know it. Do you agree? Talk to us about it in the comments below, and share with your friends to find out how long they should date before getting engaged!