Wedding registries offer the perfect opportunity for you get those home items that you know you will need. you can leave off a lot of the traditional items like crock pots and punch bowls because if you invite more than 50 people chances are you will get 3-4 of each. Many couples look at the wedding registry as an opportunity to fulfill their wish lists without thinking about the practical aspects of running a new household. About 54% of the gifts at a wedding will be bought because they were on the lists. With the number being this high shouldn’t you make sure that you get the necessities that you will need for smoothly functioning household.
Below are a few practical tips for adding items to your bridal registry. Start with where you choose to create wedding registries, the ideal would be at one at each of these, a department store, a home goods store and a hardware store.
Things to put on the lists:
Organizers – while these may not be glamorous you will find yourself thanking your lucky stars that you included them. Things such as slide out storage towers, garbage cans on tracks that can be installed under sinks, snapware, storage cubes and garment racks, bags and shelf organizers will be needed the moment you start to organize your home.
Bedding- pillows, comforters, sheets(take the opportunity to get a few of the high thread count sets). If you live in a climate that experiences all four season you can ask for sheets and blankets that will be ideal for each. Heavier fabrics in winter and lighter ones for spring and summer.
Cleaning supplies- another item category that is not so glamorous but is needed in every home. Sweepers, mops, air purifiers and the like all have their place on a wedding registry. If you are pet lovers here is your chance to get the latest model anti-allergen vacuum cleaner.
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