All posts tagged: life&style

#ZolaCouple: Meet Becky + Jesse

Here at Zola, we love a creative proposal story. We also love the fact that couples can register for Soul Cycle classes and Gray Malin art gifts cards on Zola. So when Becky Katz, Director of PR at SoulCycle, shared her amazing Gray Malin-themed engagement story with us, she and her fiancé Jesse became an instant #ZolaCouple! This one is a must read, people! Becky, tell us about yourself. I grew up just outside of Boston and love all things related including lobster rolls, Tom Brady, and the accents. I went to college in D.C. and always knew I would end up in NYC so moved right after graduation and I have been working in the PR industry ever since. I am currently the Director of PR at SoulCycle. How did you and your fiancé meet? Jesse and I met through one of my best friends from summer camp. She met him at a wedding and instantly thought of me. She is really intuitive! Tell us how he popped the question! On a Saturday morning …

How Your Registry Can Influence Your Wedding Style

Photo by Nina & Wes Photography Your wedding day is an opportunity to showcase your taste as a couple. This means translating your personal style into all aspects of wedding planning – from the invitations and floral arrangements to the registry. Translating your registry style into your wedding day style, and vice versa, is gaining in popularity as couples are drawn to more personalized registries. In fact, selecting registry items can help inspire a more cohesive vision for the big day. As you build your registry, if you notice you are drawn to certain colors, themes or patterns, you can incorporate these motifs into the big day for a wedding style that reflects you as newlyweds. Below are a few of our recommendations to translate your registry into your wedding day!

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 and newly married couples, approximately 25% wish they added luggage to the list. It’s a quality gift you will always need, so let your guests help you invest in something that will last. #2 Molded Memory Foam Travel Neck Pillow Avoid starting your honeymoon with a crick in your neck! Register for a travel pillow, so you can arrive to your destination blissful and balanced. Plus, you can use it to snuggle up to your new …

Going Green

With New Year’s Resolutions still fresh on our minds, we are committed to going green. From the food we eat to the decor we choose, we love incorporating some nature into our busy schedules and cramped starter homes. Duo Herb Pot Grow your own herbs for the perfect finishing touch to all of your home cooking. Start with a few seeds, some natural light and watch them sprout before your eyes from this stone double planter. Field of Flowers Party Plate, Set of 4 These salad plates will blend right in to the leafy first course that sits atop them for an inspired  table setting reminiscent of an enchanted garden. If going green in 2016 is on your to-do list, you and your guests will be able to check that off before you even get to your main course. 2-Piece Pedestals Set Show off your prized succulent arrangements on this charming pedestal set that reminds us of our favorite vacation spot in the Southwest. A well-travelled look without ever leaving your home is our kind of style, too. Regular Blooms …