Williams-Sonoma Giveaway: $200 Gift Card

by Azure

It’s one of those questions engaged people get asked all the time. How did you know? How did you know HE was the one? How did you know you were ready to get married? How did you know the dress was the one? How did you know you needed a lemon squeezer AND an orange zester? OK, maybe not the last one. But, some of us are almost as passionate about our kitchen accessories as we are about our wedding day accessories and by us, I mean my husband, because frankly, I don’t cook. He does,...

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Contests, Giveaways and Discounts for Weddings and Wedding Gifts

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This week’s Savvy Steal is a great gift for the home, a personal coffee machine from Senseo! Don't forget, you must be a registered OneWed reader to win. This week we also welcomed Pottery Barn and Williams-Sonoma to our list of wedding registry partners. If you’re registered at one of these fabulous home stores you can add your registry directly to your wedding website. Registered or not, here are some great sales from the stores: 20% off Loosefit Slipcovers Save up to 20%...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Dinnerware

by Azure

Get ready for some fine dining with this week’s Amazon Wedding Registry Tip, it’s all about dinnerware. Whether your dining style is mac and cheese or parmesan soufflé, you'll find occasions in your wedded life to dish up everything from basic to brilliant. And while thrift-store plates may have suited your budget as a single, as a couple you'll find that having a cupboard full of dinnerware you love will turn those everyday meals into special occasions and will make hosting the...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Grills

by Azure

Summer is almost over, but remember, your wedding registry covers the whole year! This week’s Amazon registry tip is on one of summer’s hottest kitchen accessories, the grill! Grills Price and preference--two things you'll need to consider when shopping for your dream grill. The average grill requires new parts about every 14 months. So when it comes to price tags, paying more for a better grill now will save you money later on. As for preference, from propane to charcoal, the...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Kitchen Tools and Gadgets

by Azure

It may be that all you really need is love, but life is a little more fun with the right tools and gadgets! That’s where this week’s Amazon.com Wedding Gift Registry tip comes in. Cook's Tools & Gadgets In the kitchen, as in all things, nothing beats the right tool for the job. Using an ice-cream scoop as a ladle may have suited the single life just fine, but now that you have the occasion, why not create a well-oiled kitchen with a collection of helpful tools? Tools of the...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Knives

by Azure

This week’s Amazon Wedding Registry Tip is only for those couples where no one has a bad temper! A good knife can make cooking easier, and safer! Quality cutlery is one of the most important parts of your new kitchen. Every time you cook, you'll likely require a knife--and perhaps not always the same one. Select sturdy, well-made knives. Just like your marriage, they'll last a lifetime. Knife Construction 101 Every knife has a blade, tang, and handle. Blades come in many sizes and...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Small Kitchen Appliances

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This week’s helpful information about Amazon’s Wedding Registry Guide is about the top five Small Appliances. When assembling your registry list of appliances, keep in mind the size of your kitchen and whether the items will fit. If the appliance is accessible and you're comfortable using it, it'll more likely add to your cooking ease and pleasure. Food processor: These range from mini chopping machines to full-size professional models. Be sure to check which attachments come...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Bakeware

by Azure

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

by Azure

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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Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway- A simplehuman Product For Your New Home As Mr. And Mrs.!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway This week’s fabulous Savvy Steal is from simplehuman, a housewares design company committed to designing stylish, space-saving products for your home. To help you get your life as man and wife started on the right foot (no pun intended), we’ll be awarding one lucky Savvy Scooper the simplehuman steel bar rectangular step can, a fantastic item worth $200. This highly streamlined step can is inspired by the clean, upscale aesthetics of...

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