All posts tagged: outdoors

It’s Here: Zola x Backcountry

Adventurous couples, rejoice! We are so excited to announce that Zola has exclusively partnered with Backcountry, the leading outdoor store. Starting today, hikers and campers in love can add gifts from our epic collection of top-notch equipment. From next-level tents and heavy-duty backpacks to compact hammocks and sleeping bags, there are nearly 700 gifts featured from 14 of the most sought-after outdoor brands, including Goal Zero, Kammok, Mountainsmith, Rab, and more. Ready to gear up for a lifetime of shared adventures? Course you are. Add some adventurous gifts to your registry today.

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

Outdoor Adventure

At Zola, we are huge fans of thinking outside the box when it comes to crafting the perfect wedding registry that fits your lifestyle as a couple. So if you’re ready for a lifetime of fun and adventures, this wedding registry list is for you. Inspired by the longer days and warmer temperatures, we’ve put together everything you’ll need for some outdoor adventures…finally!

DIT: Outdoor Movie Night

August nights are meant to be spent outdoors, so why get stuck inside watching movies on your couch? Recreate the magical feel of those outdoor screenings in the park or drive-in theaters in your own backyard. From a dreamy set-up to tasty twists on movie theater treats, you’ll have the perfect romantic set of for a date night or get together with friends. Makeshift Screen Making a movie screen in your backyard is actually surprisingly easy. All you’ll need is a white sheet, a rope to hang it up, a DVD player (this can be a laptop), a projector, and a sound system. Try Read More

Healthy Outdoor Activities to do Together

Looking for a new way to bond as a couple? To inspire your summer weekends, we’ve put together a list of ways you can be outside and do something healthy together. So get off the couch, enjoy the sunshine, and get a workout in while having fun with your fiancé. Go For A Hike … or a walk, or a run. No matter what pace you go at, explore some nearby woods or beach together. You will get to breathe in the fresh air and will feel relaxed and energized by the end of the day. If you enjoy it enough to go Read More

Friday Faves

Just a few hours to go before it’s the weekend! It’s Friday, which means it’s time for our roundup of the blogosphere’s best. Get inspired by this week’s wedding and lifestyle picks. Romantic Boat Houses Is there anything more romantic than a boathouse in summer? They are the best kind of shelter from the blazing sun or occasional summer shower. We loved Remodelista’s list of their favorite summer boathouses because everyone needs to get excited for those weekends on the lake. Flower Crown Wedding Veil Forgo the traditional veil and wear a beautiful flower crown on your wedding day. It’s fresh and chic look if Read More

Perfect Picnic Must-Haves

There’s nothing better than having a simple meal outside as the weather heats up. Picnics are the perfect way to spend memorable weekend days with your friends and loved ones. Whether you are going to sit in your local park or are planning a bike adventure down to a beach, make sure to pack the right essentials to fuel your adventure. Here are some picnic must-haves: The Basket  A picnic isn’t complete without a cute picnic basket. Yes, throwing tinfoil wrapped sandwiches  in an old grocery bag works, but how uninspired is that? This Picnic at Ascot 2-Person Gazebo Cheshire Basket with Coffee Read More

Friday Faves

TGIF! To start off your weekend right, we’ve assembled a list of our favorite things from the wedding and home décor blog scene to help inspire your wedding planning and spring fun. Unique Centerpieces Looking forward to hosting friends and family in your new home? These centerpieces are a bit different from the rest, and hopefully will inspire you to think outside the box when it comes to your beautiful table settings. Wedding on a NYC Rooftop  We love this not only because it’s finally warm enough to have a party outside in NYC, but also because this is as Read More