If you’re unsure whether to have a wedding list, let me tell you, from experience, you really do need one. Your friends and family will WANT to buy you a gift to show the love. But unless you direct them, you’re in danger of receiving presents that are either too chintzy or a tad off piste. Without a list you could be the proud recipient of something you already have or ever worse – never ever want to have.
Prezola really is THE modern wedding registry for our stylish Jewish couples. It’s super polished, eclectic and cool with over 300 top homeware brand to choose from. Including The White Company, Habitat, LSA, Jo Malone, Sonos, Joseph Joseph…
And hot off the press, I can reveal that the truly stunning Graham and Green and Soho Home (my absolute faves!) have recently just added themselves to that illustrious list. So it’s not without reason that Prezola is now the UK’s favourite independent (multi award-winning) wedding gift list and honeymoon fund.
Why I love Prezola
I would have LOVED to have known about Prezola when I got married. It’s such a beautifully curated site with the most gorgeous selection of homewares I’ve seen in one place. It feels so hand picked whether your style is urban and cool or pretty and rustic, glamorous and shiny. And they’re SUCH a lovely company to work with. They’re one of my favourite STG finds and in fact I’ve already made a dream list with them.
Prezola understands the modern Jewish bride
Hugely exciting news is that Prezola now caters specifically for Jewish weddings. Alongside the perfect modern gifts (30,000 to be exact), they now also offer the more traditional Judaica style gifts that relatives just LOVE to buy you.
These range from Challah boards and Matzah plates that you can use every Shabbat to Passover Seder plates used only two nights in the year
But get this, with brands like Alessi and the fabulous Jonathan Adler, Prezola now have traditional gifts with a modern twist. So STG!
Modern Traditional Gifts
A wedding list is a beautiful thing — it allows you to let people know exactly what you want without the embarrassment of actually telling them personally.
For an engagement present, a beloved aunt bought me and Mr. STG a challah cover, which lets say, left a lot to be desired in terms of design. It now spends its life in the messy drawer in our kitchen. If I had a list at Prezola, I could have chosen a more ‘us’ traditional gift and not feel guilty every time I catch a glimpse of that lavishly embroidered cover.
I love tradition but I also love design. Who says I cant have both?
Prezola certainly knows how to do Friday night, STG style..and it makes me smile whenever I look at this Jonathan Adler brilliant brass bird Menorah below. Here are my dream Judaica picks from Prezola (never thought I would use the word ‘dream’ and ‘Judaica’ in the same sentence till I saw Prezola’s list!)
To see all their fabulous Judaica, click here.
The Modern Take
If you’ve already set up home, it’s especially important to have a wedding list. You simply don’t need two toasters. And the best part is that you can browse and go a little wild. You know those things that you possibly wouldn’t have bought when you had your sensible head on. Prezola’s list lets you get the big stuff — think gorgeous linens and stunning cookware, but also the fun, cool additions to your home.
Launched in 2010, their unique service lets you create a free customised wedding website where you can choose from over 30,000 gorgeous handpicked products. They also offer flexible cash contributions including a commission-free honeymoon fund and charity donations on one easy-to-use list.
With free gift list cards, a free wedding website to manage guest communications and a gift-wrapping service, Prezola makes is easy for guests to view and buy. Their friendly customer service team are on hand to provide a truly personal service. And you can call on their team of personal shoppers for gift list advice at any time. Gifts are delivered by courier, free of charge after the wedding.
Start your Gift List Today
Create your bespoke Prezola gift list today. It’s seriously easy to use. Just follow the simple instructions to register and then dive into choosing from 30,000 super stylish gifts in stock. Don’t worry there are loads of hints and tips to help you choose – what’s trending at the moment and the editors picks. You’re in safe hands with Prezola — after all they even make Judaica cool!
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