Registry


Insider Secrets of Macy’s Wedding Registry

by Claire

Think you know everything there is to know when registering for your big day? Well think again: we’ve interviewed insiders at Macy's to get the real scoop on wedding registries to save you headache and heartbreak. So before you pick up that scanning gun and go wild, read these insider secrets and get the most out of your registry! #1: Don’t follow the beaten path. All stores will suggest a checklist of items you should add to your registry but that DOES NOT MEAN you need...

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Survey Results: The Registry 3 Years Later

by John Scrofano

Embrace the benefit of hindsight. We've been talking to couples about their wedding registries 3 years + later to learn what they still love and where they went wrong. We found three primary groups (archetypes if you will): The Practical: 'utilitatian couples' that used their registry primarily for home essentials The Millenials: 'experential couples' that used their registry primarily for experiences (mostly honeymoon and travel) The Shotgunners: 'impulsive couples'...

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Wedding Gifts Etiquette Myth

by Azure

Have you heard the etiquette "rule" that says you have one year (after attending a couple's wedding) to send a gift? Well, according to Peggy Post, this is more of a myth than a rule, and I can totally see why! I understand that everyone is busy and sometimes you don't get around to trolling the couple's registry until after the I Do's. But waiting an entire year to send a gift,  after indulging in drinks, dinner, and dancing on the couple's dime?! It just doesn't seem right! And...

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For Brides Trotting Down The Aisle A Second Time

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Now, lemme put one thing out there right away. I’ve only been married ONCE So take everything I say with that little grain of salt. But I’m of the age where I have friends who are under 40 - and on their second marriage - which btw, ain’t no thang. However, gals in this predicament seem to have very mixed feelings about getting married again - should they have a big wedding? Should they have a wedding at all? Well, there are a few different ways you can go about this. I think...

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Wedding Registry Top Tips: 10 Things to Know

by Azure

The wedding registry process should be a blast! I mean, this is the one time in your life that it's perfectly acceptable to expect gifts and ask for exactly what you want. But it's easy to feel overwhelmed when starting your registries. You've never done this before, so it's a new experience. We are always honest about the pain points in the wedding planning process, and we'll always arm you with the tools to avoid frustration and minimize stress. We've come up with a top 10 list of...

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