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Wedding trends

2024 Wedding Trends: Zola's First Look Report

For our annual First Look Report we surveyed close to 7,000 couples getting married in 2024 about what, why, and how they’re planning for their weddings. From this data, we highlight the year’s top wedding trends. Here’s what we found.

The First Look Report 2024 Data Deep Dive
Wedding trends

2024 Wedding Trends: Zola's First Look Report Data Deep Dive

Zola surveyed close to 7,000 couples getting married in 2024 about why, what and how they’re planning for their weddings. Here’s a deeper dive into all of the data.
Wedding trends

20 Wedding Trends for 2023, from Audio Guest Books to DIY Sushi Bars

Planning a wedding in 2023? Here’s your first look at the wedding trends for 2023 you’re about to see everywhere.

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Invites & paper

Wedding Invitation Wording: A Complete How-To Guide

Learn the how-to's of wedding invitation wording, plus formal and casual wedding invitation examples from the experts.

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Wedding planning 101

75 Wedding Themes to Inspire Every Type of Couple

Looking for wedding themes to suit your personality and style? Zola has you covered with 75 of the best wedding theme ideas from classic to artsy to seriously unique.

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Wedding planning 101

How Much Does the Average Wedding Cost in 2024?

Stay within your wedding budget! See average wedding cost breakdowns by state, guest size, and vendor service, plus money-saving tips from the experts.

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Registry & gifts

Top Wedding Registry Ideas + Advice

Searching for wedding registry ideas? Check out our list of favorites and find something for every budget and every couple.

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Venues & vendors

51 Best Wedding Food Ideas - Zola Expert Wedding Advice

Craft your dream wedding menu with our creative food ideas. Find inspiration for delicious dishes to delight guests on your special day.

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Wedding planning 101

5 Creative “Our Story” Wedding Website Examples

Take a trip down memory lane together and read through our wedding website About Us examples to help guide and inspire you as you tell your own love story as you plan for your special day.

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Invites & paper

What to Write in a Wedding Card: Funny, Thoughtful & Lovely Wishes Ideas

Seeking wedding wishes inspiration? Explore our ideas for messages and find the perfect words to convey your joy and blessings for the newlyweds.


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With so many venue options available, wedding planning can feel overwhelming. Hometown haunt or far-flung destination? Indoor ballroom, beach, or rustic barn? All-inclusive or DIY?

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