How To Create The Perfect Wedding Registry
How do you create the perfect wedding registry? Where do couples prefer to shop when creating their registry? We’ve handpicked some of the top selected stores for wedding registries that make wedding registry creation not only fun and stress-free for our couples, but also a simplistic and stress-free experience for your guests as well!
So let’s break it own. First and foremost, your wedding registry is the list of preferred gifts you and your partner desire most in your home as newlyweds. Guests are provided with your registry details within the invitations. This is typically a card that says where you are registered and special codes or other details they’ll need in order to buy you the perfect wedding gift. Your guests will then use this information to find your wedding registry, visit the retail store in their area or order your gift online. With the details you’ve provided your guests, they can access your list and select items from your registry and have it sent directly to the address provided to the retailer.
Wedding registries used to take hours upon hours, walking up and down aisles and scanning items…not anymore! Now with online ordering the wedding registry creation process has become even more stress-free. With just the click of a button, you can add items to your list from a variety of stores all in one place, or have multiple registries at a variety of stores!
To build your perfect wedding registry, we have put together a great selection of wedding registry retailers to make the selection and guest purchase process simple, affordable, and stress-free! Save time and check these great retailers below:
Amazon offers a ton of quality products in a variety of departments making wedding registries time efficient and simplistic. Read the reviews, compare pricing, build your list one by one, and Amazon will even suggest items that you may be interested in based on items you’ve added to your list! It’s like your very own personal assistant.
Zola is all the rage and has become the go-to wedding registry option for engaged couples searching for a variety of household additions from their favorite stores, all in one online ordering site. Partnered with top brands, Zola also provides a list of the classic registry essentials, unique gifts, group gift options, new arrivals, and even their top 100 most popular additions to wedding registries. So with that said, any way to save time and make things easy for our couples…consider us fans!
Target has been the ultimate experience for engaged couples building their perfect registry for multiple reasons. Their name brands are top of the line, the products are affordable, great customer service and return policies, thousands of stores nationwide, not to mention their online ordering tools are simplistic. You just can’t go wrong with a Target wedding registry!
Searching for the classics for home goods, items you’ll have forever, this is the store for you. From dinnerware and kitchen cutlery, to decor and plenty more, Williams-Sonoma always has the best of the best when it comes to items for the home.
Similar to Zola, Blueprint has also built an incredible selection of partnerships making wedding registry building and guest purchasing simplistic and fun. Not only do they have items for engaged couples for the home, but they also offer items for the great outdoors! If you’re the couple that enjoys camping and hiking, spending time in the garage together, this online wedding registry site might be a great option for you! They also partner with Home Depot, which is great for those who enjoy home improvements and DIY projects!
Bed, Bath & Beyond
Let’s be honest, the name is truly on point. Find everything you could possibly need for your home here at Bed, Bath, & Beyond. They have EVERYTHING. Whether you decide to build your registry online or in-store, you’ll find everything – the latest in trendy basic housewares, cookware and cutlery to home décor, outdoor, health & beauty, storage & cleaning, bath and kitchen.
A visit to Restoration Hardware is like a kid in a candy store. With stunningly designed furniture, to gorgeous linen selections and luxury home elements, this is a truly an experience. Whether you’re considering designing your modern living room space, enhancing your bedroom pieces, or redecorating your patio area, there are endless interior design options and experts to help you create the ultimate chic wedding registry. This is a little more on the high end in term of costs, but a piece from Restoration Hardware has the durability to last for a very long time.
We love Anthropologie’s collection of home elements because their products are so varied, diverse, and eclectic. Find interesting decor elements for your home that really reflect your personality and style. Anthropologie’s home selection ranges from living room and bedroom, books and artwork, to lighting and outdoor furniture. For those of us who are not super savvy in the department of interior design, the “Color Stories” option is a life saver! Using this option, Anthropologie makes pairing and styling so much easier because it’s all based on the color you choose! Choose a color, and items that fall within that category appear.
Wayfair is a great platform when searching for something specific, or if you are interested in shopping by style, the options are endless here. Wayfair offers free shipping, an extra 10% off 6 months after your big day (which is great because there may be items you really wanted and may not have received – great way to utilize that percentage discount), group gifting (great for larger purchases), free returns, and our favorite part, a customized checklist to help eliminate the things you don’t really need and what you’ll actually use.
The Container Store
You know that saying “A place for everything and everything in its place” right? Well we think this is why The Container Store was created. Organizing our lives can be a challenge, but organizing your home shouldn’t have to be! Check out The Container Store’s wedding registry options, which similar to Wayfair, they offer 10% off orders after your wedding, group gifting and our favorite, closet space solutions!
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