All posts tagged: wedding shower

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The Answer to ALL of Your Wedding Shower Questions

A wedding shower is one of those pre-wedding rites of passage that brings both overwhelming joy and twinges of anxiety to every bride and/or groom of honor. An event with decades of history and tradition behind it, everyone worries about the same sorts of things when it comes to wedding showers: how are they supposed to go? Do I have to do it that way? And most importantly, does everyone have to watch me open gifts for hours straight? Well, fret not: we’re here with the full set of answers to satisfy all of your wedding shower questions. We’ll set Read More

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5 Bridal Shower Ideas We Love

Calling all party-prone ladies: it’s bridal shower time! Usually the responsibility of the maid of honor, the bridesmaids, and/or the groom or bride’s mother, today’s best bridal showers go beyond the traditional luncheon and borderline-humiliating games (sorry not sorry, toilet paper dress). Host a shower that the lady of honor will remember forever with one of our thoughtful bridal shower ideas that won’t break the bank. If you do happen to have a couple of spare Benjamins burning a hole in your pocket, more power to you (and, hey, hit us up when you’re treating to happy hour). But for showers Read More

5 Charleston Wedding Shower Themes and Ideas

Charleston, South Carolina has often been ranked as one of the most beautiful cities to visit in the U.S. If visitors aren’t totally enchanted with the shops and boutiques, local eateries, and historic homes, then the stunning ocean views and world-famous, Spanish-moss-covered live oak trees will certainly win them over. Needless to say, Charleston is a fabulous location for any bride’s or couple’s wedding shower. Thanks to an abundance of color and culture, you won’t be hard-pressed to find things to eat, see, and do in this gorgeous port city. Read on for five fun and locally-inspired Charleston wedding shower 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

Inspiration for Your Summer Bridal Shower

Before you get married, you’re going to be showered with love by your closest friends and family. If you’re a bride, you’re probably not planning these festivities yourself, but of course there’s no harm in pointing your bridesmaids and family in the right direction. See below for some inspiration for that perfect summer bridal shower. Citrus Punch Serve refreshing drinks that everyone will love on a hot day. Citrus is a crowd-pleaser during the summer months so make sure to include slices of fresh lemon or lime for garnish. Naked Cake  Choose an unfrosted cake. These exposed desserts have a more natural Read More

Wedding Shower Favorites: Our Top 10

Can’t wait for your wedding day? You’re in the final stretch and bringing you one step closer to your happily ever after is your wedding shower. Your friends and family will love getting together and celebrating your soon-to-be marriage, so don’t skip over this party and pay it less attention than you should. Wedding showers by definition are gift-giving parties, so make sure you register early for the perfect pre-wedding gifts. To help you out, we put together a collection of our favorite picks for your wedding shower gifts. Here are our top 10: 1| Old Dutch’s Hammered Moscow Mugs, Set of Read More