Bubbly Bride: Wedding Registry- Registering Where it Really Counts

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride For brides & grooms who have each lived on their own for awhile, have already found their favorite dish set, and would never part with their 5 year-old blender... some go about registering a bit differently. They don't need the endless sets of glassware and may not be interested in replacing their pots and pans. Combining two kitchens, furniture and odds and ends, they usually are left with more than they can handle! They might choose to replace a few of the...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Bakeware

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This week’s helpful information from Amazon’s Wedding Registry Guide is about bakeware. Though you're probably not making your own wedding cake, we bet you'll want to bake some sweets into your married life. So, what's the difference between aluminum, stainless steel, and other options? Which one works for you? Do you prefer a complete bakeware set or mixed and matched pieces? Our tips on choosing bakeware will get you ready to bake your cake and eat it too. Materials With a...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Cookware

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If you can’t cook, getting married does not automatically turn you into Betty Crocker. But, it does give you a good excuse to learn a little bit about things in the kitchen, after all, a couple’s got to eat. Amazon’s gift registry guides provide great definitions of some of the most common terms for things like cookware. Check out these definitions for cookware materials: Aluminum: Aluminum is lightweight and conducts heat well, but it can also dent easily and react with...

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Bride Chic: Bridal Fashion and Wedding Dresses- Everything Old Is New Again

by Azure

About Bride Chic One of my newest acquisitions is a copy of Bride's Magazine dating back to Fall/Winter 1939. I picked it up downtown in an antique store. Vintageholic that I am, you can imagine how much inspiration I've picked up studying each page with all the concentration of a scholar. Fashion-wise, 1939 was an interesting year.Gone With the Wind, just released, had incredible influence on evening and bridal with stores rolling out antebellum silhouettes in yards of taffeta and...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: The Bath

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Whenever I stay in a hotel one of the first things I do is check out the bath towels. If they’re large and fluffy, I instantly feel like I’m going to have a relaxing trip. Why not bring some of that honeymoon luxury to your home bathroom, courtesy of your wedding registry? This week’s Amazon Wedding Registry Tip is all about the bath. Choosing towels and other accessories for your bathroom shouldn't just come down to coordinating colors. There's nothing like wrapping yourself in...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Wedding Gift Registries, How to Spread the Word

by Azure

In this week's column, the Wedding Maven performs a daring feat when she helps two brides, each with a different question about her wedding registry, with ONE column! Sound exciting? Read on! Do you have a question about wedding etiquette, traditions, or relationships? Write the Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com

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Amazon Gift Registry: How to Set a Table

by Azure

I’m really loving browsing through Amazon’s new gift registry information. My favorite parts are the helpful illustrations they have to explain terms you think you’re supposed to know! Check out these photos for setting formal and informal tables. Are you registering for china, or just everyday dishes?

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Outdoor Gift Registry Ideas from Amazon

by Azure

All this week we’ve been getting inspired by the Fourth of July, and for the past few weeks we’ve been getting some gift registry inspiration from Amazon, so today we thought we’d combine the two. One of the great categories Amazon lets you register for is outdoor items, including patriotic touches like flags. Check out these tips from Amazon on registering for outdoor items. Gardening America's other greatest pastime is toiling in the garden for hours on end. Whether you're...

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More Tips from Amazon’s Wedding Gift Registry

by Azure

As we told you last week, your favorite online bookstore, Amazon.com, has a brand new wedding gift registry service. One of the best things about doing your registry at Amazon is that you can register for all sorts of items you might not think of getting at your typical department store. Check out this info from their section on registering for personal care items: Scales and Health Monitors
 You might think there is nothing romantic and exciting about a bath scale or blood...

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New Gift Registry from Amazon.com!

by Azure

Although picking out gifts may seem like a lot of fun, registering does not always make you feel like a kid in a candy store. Sometimes it makes you feel like a kid in a department store with lots of products and terms you’ve never heard of before. But today’s Savvy Brides have it easy. Thanks to Amazon.com, you can learn about and complete your registry without changing out of your pajamas. Anything Amazon sells, from cookbooks, to kitchen items, bedding, and even those pajamas...

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