Leap Year Day Proposals: Thoughtful Gifting Guide for Men

Leap Year Proposal - calendar marked with 29 Feburary

Leap Year Day Proposals: Thoughtful Gifting Guide for Men

Picture of a Calendar Entry showing a marked up 29 February, and a hand-written note to remind you it's Leap Day For Ladies


The tradition of women proposing to men on January 29th offers a unique opportunity to show your love and appreciation with a thoughtful gift. Whether your man appreciates timeless elegance, rugged charm, or a wee dram of whisky, there are plenty of options to suit every taste. What’s On In Aberdeen has curated a guide to help you choose that special gift when popping the all-important question on Leap Year’s Day:

Jamieson & Carry Gifts

photo of a men's rolex wristwatch. Gold and black. A Leap Day Proposal Gift

The Perfect Leap Day Gift Proposal: An Elegant Wristwatch

For the gift of timeless sophistication, then why not consider a luxury watch from Jamieson and Carry or it’s sister boutique, TAG Heuer? Jamieson and Carry is renowned for it’s range of exquisite timepieces, housing brands such as Roles, Patek Philippe and Tudor.

Juniper Gifts

A box with a pair of silver and black cufflinks. The perfect Leap Day Proposal Gift

A stylish pair of hand-made cufflinks make an ideal Leap Day Proposal Gift

If your man enjoys the occasional tipple, why not surprise him with some unique Scottish-made tumblers or a decanter from Juniper? Crafted from quality materials and featuring sleek designs, these are perfect for on-the-go indulgence.

You can also explore Juniper‘s collection of hand-crafted men’s jewellery, offering both classic and contemporary designs. Elevate his style with a thoughtful piece, whether it’s a timeless bracelet or stylish cufflinks.

Mains Highlandwear Gifts

A grey muted traditional Scottish tartan kilt and grey jacket

The gift of some Highland Wear: Not just for Leap Day

Celebrate Scottish heritage with a gift from Mains Highlandwear. Whether it’s a finely crafted kilt, a distinctive kilt pin, or a handsome sporran, these traditional accessories add a touch of heritage to any outfit and will save him buying for The Big Day!

Signature Gifts

A tailor made two piece suit and tie is the perfect Leap Day Gift Proposal

Give your man a stylish make-over for Leap Day Gifting

Treat your man to a wardrobe update with high-quality fashion pieces from Signature. Specialising in luxury menswear, this boutique offers a curated selection of designer brands and tailored garments for the modern gentleman.

Aberdeen Whisky Shop Gifts

A bottle of Highland Park, single malt whisky will delight whisky connoisseurs

The perfect Leap Day gift for those who appreciate the finer things in life

For whisky connoisseurs, nothing beats a well-chosen dram. Explore Aberdeen Whisky Shop‘s collection of gift sets and premium single malts, sourced from Scotland and beyond. Whether he prefers peaty Scotch or rare Japanese whisky, you’ll find the perfect bottle to raise a toast to your love.

So ladies, make this Leap Year one to remember. Celebrate love, tradition, and the joy of giving with a thoughtful and meaningful gift from Aberdeen’s finest establishments. Above all, make your Leap Year Day Proposal one that he won’t be able to refuse!

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