Melanie Carmicheal (Reese Witherspoon) is a fashion designer in New York with the perfect boyfriend. When he proposes Melanie must go back to her home town in Gerogia to convince her seperate husband it's time to sign the divorce papers.
The Mayor finds out about the engagement
When Melanie and her new Fiance turn up for the fundraiser at the Lincoln Center, her Fiance's mother - The Mayor finds out they've just got engaged.
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Melanie Picks out a Ring
Melanie's boyfriend (played by Patrick Dempsey) springs a surprise on Melanie and gets his chauffeur to drop her off at Tiffany's where he meets her and proposes.
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At the start of the film we see Melanie's latest designs go on display in New York Fashion Week. There's a short clip showing the advertising of this on the Soldier and Sailor Memorial Arch in Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY.
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