Month: October 2018

4 Fun Ways to Ask Your Bridesmaids

After you say “yes” to spending forever with your partner, it’s your turn to pop the next big question to your closest friends: “Will you be my bridesmaid?” Sure, an old-fashioned phone call would do the trick, but why not do it in style? Spoil your gals with these four creative ways to ask your potential bridesmaids if they’ll be part of your commitment crew. Psst! Click the link in the header to find these awesome bridesmaids’ gifts on Zola. 1. Tote Bag Bridesmaids need to carry a lot of stuff, and most of it is for you: extra bobby Read More

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6 Stunning Backdrops for Charlottesville Engagement Photos

Feels like a bit of a whirlwind, doesn’t it? It probably seems like just yesterday you laid eyes on each other and fell deeply in love. Now, as you look at your engagement ring and go over the proposal again and again in your mind, you’re in disbelief that this is really happening—you’re getting married! We bet you never want to forget what you’re feeling at this very moment. We also bet that you want to be able to have mementos that bring you back to this special time in your life for years to come. Are we on to Read More

A New Partnership: Zola and Crate and Barrel

What could make building your dream registry on Zola even more incredible? How about shopping for 3,500 signature Crate and Barrel products, including dinnerware, furniture, and decor, right on Yes, you read that right: as of October 1st, Zola and Crate and Barrel have an exclusive registry partnership registry partnership that allows couples to register directly for Crate and Barrel gifts on Zola. So, along with the 60,000+ additional gifts, experiences, and cash funds already sold in the Zola store, you can now add Crate and Barrel’s timeless white dinnerware, popular stemware, and beautiful furniture. This partnership was born Read More

Terms & Conditions: Get $50 when you get $500 in Zola gifts

To qualify for a $50 reward from Zola, a couple must make their registry visible to their guests and guests or the couple must place orders of at least $500 in qualifying Zola product by October 31st, 2018. Valid only to couples receiving this offer on October 2nd, 2018 from Zola. Qualifying couples will be emailed their reward by November 5th, 2018. Qualifying Zola product includes merchandise sold directly by Zola. Cash funds, honeymoon funds, experiences, or gifts imported from third-party sources using the “Add Anything” tool or barcode scanner (“external gifts”), and partial contributions on group gifts do not Read More

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Define Your Design: Modern Urban Weddings On A Budget

Urban weddings can come in all shapes and sizes, from the intimacy of city hall, to soaring industrial lofts, to grand ballrooms in historic hotels. What unites the events featured here is an underlining style that favors a clean, cosmopolitan, and perhaps even an edgy approach towards decorative elements. The variety possible in modern urban weddings means that couples from a wide range of budgets can accomplish this look—in fact, the pared-down aesthetic makes it even easier for brides and grooms with limited funds to add just a few well-chosen elements and still make a striking style statement. Drawing my years of experience as an Read More