All posts tagged: wedding gifts

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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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Top 10 Maid Of Honor Gift Ideas For Under $100

Your maid of honor works hard. There’s a seemingly endless checklist of tasks on her plate, which she’s graciously making her way through out of sheer love for you, your partner, and your public commitment to each other. Your girl deserves a gift! Few people, other than your soon-to-be-spouse, will share in the joys and stresses of planning your wedding quite like your maid of honor. To thank her for being your confidante, your shoulder to cry on, your BFF throughout it all, we suggest treating this wedding day wingman to a thoughtful and personalized maid of honor gift. That Read More

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Wedding Day Gift Ideas from the Groom to His Bride

Today, we’re compiling a list of wedding day gift ideas that will leave your lady speechless on the morning of your big day. We can pretty much guarantee that any of these items will be well received, so tune in and get to gifting. A Note If the two of you have decided not to exchange wedding day gifts (after all, you’re already giving each other the best gift of all—each other), then we suggest you at least write her a love note to open on the morning of her wedding day. Not only is this incredibly sweet, but she’ll love to Read More

5 Wedding Gifts for Jetsetters

Photo c/o @doyoutravel on Instagram Wedding registries are anything but ordinary these days. Now more than ever, couples are registering for products and experiences that complement their jetset lifestyle. From vacation funds, travel accessories and one-of-a-kind experiences, almost anything goes. Whether you have plans to backpack through South America or lounge in a bungalow off the Caribbean, these wedding gifts will help get you there: 5 Weddings Gifts for Jetsetters #1 Perfect Carry-On Luggage by Bric Have you heard? Luggage takes the cake as the number one gift couples regret not registering for. Out of a survey of over 625 engaged Read More

Wedding Party Gifts

Show some love to the people who mean most to you in life (aside from your fiancé, of course) – your wedding party. If you’ve ever stood up in a wedding, you know all about the time commitment, emotion and energy you put in to making this moment special for your closest friends, so now it’s time to thank your “I do” crew for going above and beyond for you. But how!? With some of our hand-picked gifts and favors, that’s how. Will You Be My Bridesmaid Card It’s 2016 and bridesmaid proposals are officially a “thing”. And everyone is going to want Read More

Zola x RabLabs

We’re always on the look out for cool statement pieces to make our wedding registries’ pop and these unique designs by RabLabs’ Anna New York are just that. We reached out to the designer, Anna Rabinowicz, for a behind-the-scenes Q + A all about these incredible registry must-haves. And of course, her answers are as interesting as her work. How did you learn to start making home products? I’ve always been interested in the intersection of science and art. I began designing prosthetic knees and devices for cardiac bypass surgery and this love of biology and nature segued into my company today. Read More

Unconventional Gifts

Certainly now more than ever before, couples are rewriting the rules for what to ask for on their wedding registries. It’s 2016 after all and with all the information out there, it’s hard to find guidance that doesn’t feel stuffy and dated. Here’s our list of some of the best unconventional gifts to add to your wedding registry that are the perfect mix of modern, cool and useful. Orbita Photo Display Frame Cherish all of your favorite memories together with this not-so-average picture frame. Its unique design lets you display your top four in a piece of art all on its Read More

The Modern Registry

When it comes to your wedding registry, you can have it all – it’s 2016, people! We at Zola are all about the mix-and-match technique. Our ideal checklist includes a little bit of timelessness, some things super trendy, perhaps part of a down payment and even some charitable donations. These well-rounded picks are sure to make you and all of your guests happy, too. Timeless Classics Silverware, serving dishes and crisp linens are all staples of this category. Think of these as the items your Great Aunt most likely got for her wedding, too. You’ll have them forever and they never go out Read More

Wedding Shower 101 with Zola’s Newlywed-At-Large

Wedding Season is right around the corner, which means we are quickly approaching Shower Season too. We spoke to Zola‘s very own Newlywed-At-Large, Jennifer Spector, about her recent wedding shower where she details all kinds of great advice for first-timers. Check it out! What are your wedding shower must-dos? A wedding shower is a wonderful time to spend time with your nearest and dearest during a big life moment. So a must-do is speaking with everyone in attendance, and making sure you get quality time with everyone who came to support you. Did you tweak your wedding registry before your shower? I made sure that Read More