All posts tagged: wedding guest tips

5 Tips To Get Wedding Guests on the Dance Floor

There’s nothing worse than a wedding with an empty dance floor, especially for a fun-loving couple who expected to see their friends and family boogying all night long. Most brides and grooms don’t even consider having to tackle this problem, but often wedding guests need a little push to get the party started. Read on for Zola’s tips on how to get wedding guests on the dance floor and keep them there until you and your partner make the grand exit. Tip #1: Choose an Awesome Wedding DJ or Band Let’s lead with the obvious. An iPod on shuffle can’t Read More

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Dos and Don’ts Of Wedding Guest Fashion

Wedding season is just about to kick into high gear, and with all those invites on your fridge, you’re probably asking yourself a few questions: what do you want for dinner in four months? Do you have a plus one? And most importantly, what are you going to wear? Since we can’t help you out with the date situation, we’re happy to provide some wedding guest fashion tips. Here are a few critical do and don’ts to ensure you are faux pas-free and win the award for best dressed. Read on for our rules of women’s wedding guest fashion—so you’ll never Read More

‘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

Group Gifting

One of our favorite Zola features is Group Gifting – where your friends, coworkers and family members can go in on your wedding gifts together completely hassle-free. It’s a modern take on the old tradition of wedding registries so here is our handy guide to explaining this new-age trend to anyone who might have a few questions.

How To Survive Wedding Season

It’s officially here! Even if the weather doesn’t feel like it yet, wedding season is in full swing for the next four months. Read on for Zola’s expert tips and tricks to surviving it all. Get Organized Organization is key to surviving wedding season. Between all the rehearsal dinners, bachelorette party planning lunches, bridesmaid dress fittings and the actual weddings, you’re about to have a lot of events in the cal. Be sure to use an organizational method that works for you so you can stay on top of all the appointments and ensure you don’t oversleep the weekend of Dani from Read More

How to Save Money as a Wedding Guest

Weddings are not only expensive for the bride and groom – being a wedding guest adds up. From travel to gifts to attire and everything in-between, wedding season can sometimes feel like it’s burning a hole in your pocket. So, to help you all make it through wedding season without stressing about your bank account, we’ve put together a little guidance that will help you save. The Travel Plan your travel early and share costs with friends where you can. Everyone knows that plane fares increase closer to the travel date – so don’t wait to book your tickets. If you have Read More

Guest Etiquette: How Much to Spend on a Wedding Gift

Here at Zola, we take a lot of calls from wedding guests who are struggling to choose that perfect gift for a happy couple. Something we hear over and over again is the simple question of ‘how much should I spend?’ As experts in the field of wedding presents, we know a thing or two about this topic so to help you out we’ve answered the most common question we hear. Here’s your full guide to how much you should spend on the gift. I’m a coworker, acquaintance, or distant relative, how much should I spend? You should aim to spend around $50. Read More

Wedding Guest Etiquette: Our 5 Pieces of Advice

Here at Unveiled, we spend a lot of time focusing on the bride and groom, but now wedding guests, it’s your turn. We’ve been to tons of weddings and know how difficult it can be to navigate through what is expected of you. From buying a gift to deciding what to wear, the strange world of weddings can be overwhelming and confusing if you don’t have a little bit of direction. Lucky for you we’ve created a new series called Guest Guidance. First order of business – wedding guest etiquette. Want to make sure you are an A+ wedding guest? There are a few Read More

Unique Wedding Gifts: Our Top 5

Creative gifts are some of the best to give and some of the most memorable to receive. If you’ve already registered for an overwhelming number of pots and pans, plates and cups, linens and towels, consider these unique wedding gifts as a positive addition to your Zola Registry. 1| Letter Marquee Light      Home décor that celebrates your last name! Brighten your new home with these lights that will add the perfect antique accent to any room. 2| Custom Prints on Creative Materials   Your guests will love to give the gift of timeless memories with this one-of-a-kind print experience that can Read More