Author: The Zola Team

‘Tis The Season! The Final Stretch of Wedding Season, That Is…

You don’t have to look at a calendar to know that we are smack-dab in the final stretch of wedding season – we all can just feel it. Of course there are other signs, like a dwindling bank account and added fatigue on Mondays this month compared to those from the beginning of the season, too. We’ve compiled the best tips on how to make sure you survive and enjoy the rest of wedding season this year. Get Organized  By this point, you have a pretty good idea of the wedding travel you will be doing in the coming months. Take some time to Read More

Zola Auction: Toast’s Custom Marchesa Wedding Dress

At Zola, we believe in love in all shapes, sizes and… paws. Yes, we’ll do anything for love—even throw an amazingly extravagant dog wedding. To celebrate the one-year anniversary of Insta-famous pups Toast Meets World and Finn, we’re sharing the love. You can bid on Toast’s custom Marchesa gown. It’s the real deal, people. The dress features the signature details that have made the fashion house famous—layers and layers of tulle and intricate beading. The highest bidder will also receive a signed note from Toast herself and a copy of her new book. All proceeds from the auction will be Read More

5 Registry Gifts to Keep Your Home (and Marriage) Fresh

There is much to choose from when creating a registry, so a perfect starting point to consider is to add gifts that will bring you closer together as a newlywed couple. Marriage is a long, but exciting road, and you’ll be surprised by all the new things you learn along the way! Here are our recommendations for gifts that will keep your home and marriage feeling fresh:

Man Repeller LIVE: Love & Modern Relationships

Last night, we hosted the incredible fem gems of Man Repeller (including MR Founder, Leandra Medine!) at the Zola Townhouse. Kicking off the first ever MR Round Table Live Event, dedicated MR community members joined in on an intimate discussion of love and modern relationships. At  Zola, we love connecting with our community and hearing their stories, so we were honored to host such a special evening. From the struggles of singlehood to the complexity of modern relationships in the digital age, the floor opened up to share any thoughts candidly and unfiltered. Missed the LIVE Facebook streaming? Watch it here. Check out photos from the evening below: Thank you Read More

Meet the Maker: BioLite

You know what they say – a couple that hikes together, creates more likes together. Okay, people may not actually say that, but studies have shown that couples who participate in outdoor activities together report increased feelings of love, connection, and happiness. That’s probably why so many couples have added BioLite’s innovative outdoor recreation equipment to their registries this year and why we’ve partnered with them! BioLite’s most well-known product is their flagship CampStove, a portable wood-burning stove that turns fire into electricity. Using nothing but the sticks and twigs around you, you can create a smokeless portable campfire in Read More

Summer Travel Essentials

If you’re lucky, you have at least one more summer getaway planned for this year. Whether it’s out east or across the pond, a destination wedding or a camping excursion, get prepared with our favorite summer travel essentials. Travel Essentials Journal Write down all your trip details in this travel journal to remember those in-between moments you weren’t able to capture on Snapchat. It’s built to withstand the natural elements as well as the bottom of your suitcase thanks to a linen-wrapped cover and smyth sewn binding. 3-Piece Jetset Set Luggage is one of our favorite wedding registry adds because Read More

Meet The Maker: Artificer Wood Works

Cheers! You’re getting married. It’s easy to spend all of your time focusing on the big day, but what about your friends and family who have also spent time and money helping it all come together? Enter Zola’s new Gifts + Favors category featuring hand-picked items for bridesmaids, groomsmen and even parents. Here at Zola, one of our favorite new brands is Artificer Wood Works; a brand that makes meticulously hand crafted creations – personalized wine boxes and bottle openers that are the perfect way to thank the ones you love for their contribution to your special day. Read our Read More