Author: The Zola Team

Terms & Conditions: Get $50 when you get your first Zola gift

To qualify for a $50 reward from Zola, the couple receiving this offer must publish their registry and receive at least $50 in qualifying Zola product gift(s) by one week after their wedding date. Valid only to couples receiving this offer on June 19, 2019 from Zola. Qualifying couples will be emailed a unique promo code worth $50 in Zola store credit on or about 4 weeks after wedding date. Promo code can only be used at checkout on a single transaction. Qualifying Zola product includes merchandise sold directly by Zola. Cash funds, honeymoon funds, experiences, or gifts imported from Read More

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

To qualify for a $50 reward from Zola, guests or the couple receiving this offer must place orders of at least $500 in qualifying Zola product by one week after their wedding date. Valid only to couples receiving this offer on June 13, 2019 from Zola. Qualifying couples will be emailed a unique promo code worth $50 in Zola store credit on or about August 9, 2019. Promo code can only be used at checkout on a single transaction. Qualifying Zola product includes merchandise sold directly by Zola. Cash funds, honeymoon funds, experiences, or gifts imported from third-party sources using Read More

Love Notes Contest Terms and Conditions

Zola’s Love Notes Contest (“Contest”) will take place on June 8th and June 9, 2019 between 10 a.m. Pacific Time (“PT”) and 6 p.m. PT (each, a “Daily Entry Period” and collectively, the “Contest Period”) at the West Coast Craft Fair in San Francisco, CA (“Event”). ELIGIBILITY: Contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia (excluding residents of Connecticut, Colorado and Maryland), 18 years of age or older. Employees and other workers, including temporary employees, freelancers, and independent contractors (and each of their immediate families (parent, child, spouse or sibling and their Read More

Ceremony at Historic Rice Mill

How To Choose A Wedding Venue

You don’t have to be purchasing a piece of real estate to know that “location, location, location” matters. One of the first tasks you’ll need to accomplish after saying “yes!” (after popping the bubbly, of course) is to decide where you and your partner want to get married. The where will then help you to narrow down the when, which may vary based on your wedding venue’s popularity and availability. But how does one go about choosing a wedding venue? Finding the perfect wedding venue to fit your budget, your schedule, and your tastes can be a daunting task, but consider us here Read More

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How To Elope In Miami

You said “yes” (or maybe you ugly cried some resemblance of an affirmation), and you were thrilled. Wedding, here you come! But as you began thinking about planning the ultimate wedding celebration, perhaps you found yourself less and less excited about a grandiose affair. The truth is, not every couple wants an extravagant wedding with an enormous wedding party and more guests than you could possibly greet in one evening. For some, an intimate elopement with only your nearest and dearest is far more appealing. And for some, speaking your vows against the backdrop of sun, sand, and surf is Read More

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Awesome Groomsmen Gift Ideas Under $50

There’s nothing more exciting than planning one of the most important days of your life with your closest friends by your side. But we know better than anyone the cost of modern weddings. So how do you say “thank you” to your groomsmen (and groomswomen) while also staying on top of that wedding budget? After showcasing the best wedding venues  in our markets, giving you the 411 on florals, and guiding your selection of envy-worthy wedding registry items, Zola’s back with some awesome gifts for the groom’s commitment crew. Even better? These gifts are all under $50 each. Read on for awesome Read More

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How To Figure Out Your Charleston Wedding Flower Budget

Bursting at the seams with coastal charm and Southern hospitality, Charleston, South Carolina makes for a blissful location for couples to exchange vows. And what’s a Charleston wedding without custom bouquets full of precious blooms, or sweet floral accents at the ceremony and reception? Believe it or not, it is possible to acquire wedding flowers in Charleston that will blow your mind and not your wallet. To help you save on cash and maximize on the wedding “wow” factor, let’s get up to speed on the overall cost of wedding flowers and how to set your Charleston wedding flower budget. While couples Read More

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How To Plan The Perfect Charleston Wedding Weekend

Charleston, South Carolina is consistently ranked one of the best cities in the world, and it’s not hard to see why. The colorful buildings, rich history, and tropical climate make this city a prime destination for tourists and a romantic paradise for engaged couples like yourselves. But a Charleston wedding is incomplete without a weekend of activities surrounding the main event. Read on for Zola’s tips and recommendations for how to plan the perfect Charleston wedding weekend. Planning a stunning wedding weekend takes a bit of know-how, so please take our advice and hire a Charleston wedding planner. We recommend Mike Winship, the Read More

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Tips On Eloping In Napa Valley

You’ve just gotten engaged and everything is wonderful. No, fabulous! Perfect, even. Until you remember you’ve got a wedding to plan. Photographers, and caterers, and venues, oh my! It’s enough to make even Dorothy do a 180 on that yellow brick road. But don’t start clicking your heels just yet. We’ve got you covered with some helpful tips on planning a stress-free, romantic elopement in Napa Valley so you and your partner can focus on what’s really important: each other. The 411 On Eloping So, what does eloping really mean? Elopement is when you and your spouse-to-be decide that instead Read More

engagement photo shoot by a lake in a white dress

9 Tips On What To Wear To Engagement Photos

There are a lot of things to consider when selecting what to wear for engagement photos, especially since the options are quite endless: lights or darks? Bold prints or classic solids? Casual, dressy, or themed? When you’re up against this type of challenge, just how do you pick outfits that you’ll love now and forever? By following these nine tried-and-true tips, of course! #1: Pick Clothes That Reflect Your Personality We know the tendency may be to go all out for your engagement photos, but we’re hear to tell you that’s usually a mistake. First of all, your engagement shoot is Read More