Ask Cheryl: Couple Requests Cash for their Honeymoon: To Give or Not to Give?
October 27, 2017
Today’s question comes from a reader who was asked to make a cash donation for a honeymoon in lieu of a wedding gift. She’s now not sure if she should attend the wedding or even send a gift. Dear Cheryl, My husband and I were planning to visit Italy this fall for a relative’s […]
– Ask Cheryl – Should I Send a Gift If Not Invited to the Wedding?
May 29, 2017
Our question today is from a reader that was not invited to the wedding of someone close to her, so she feels she may need to give a wedding gift. Dear Cheryl, I was not invited to the wedding of my good friend’s daughter. Should I give a wedding gift? I did give a substantial shower gift. Gina […]
Belk’s Top Bridal Registry Gifts
May 15, 2017
If you’re just starting to create your wedding registry, chances are you have a lot of questions. I can totally relate, because right after I got engaged, I was suddenly extremely curious about things I had never wondered about: things like stainless steel cookware vs. nonstick, and down comforters vs. quilts. I often wished I […]
Set the Table in Style with Macy’s!
April 21, 2017
I’ve always loved beautiful dinnerware, serving pieces, and crystal. Maybe that’s because my grandmother, who collected china and crocheted her own placemats, taught me how to properly set a table before I learned how to read! So when the time came for me to create my wedding registry and select place settings and table accessories, […]
Why You’ll Love Your Wayfair Wedding Registry!
March 29, 2017
I have a little secret: before I buy anything online or at a big box store, I check to see if Wayfair has it. From decorative mirrors to throw pillows, kitchen gadgets to chandeliers, towels to accent chairs, I’ve consistently returned to Wayfair over and over again to fill my home with stylish accessories as […]
So Many Ways to Win at Macy’s!
March 2, 2017
Macy’s is launching two exciting events in the month of March! We’re obviously huge Macy’s fans here at RegistryFinder, because we know Macy’s offers the best products and perks for bridal registries and the latest fashions in their wedding shop. Where else can you find both the perfect bed sheets and the perfect bridesmaid dress? […]
Top 20 Bed Bath & Beyond® Registry Favorites
February 23, 2017
We love Bed Bath & Beyond around here! And that’s because they carry a huge selection of everything for your home, offer a fantastic guarantee on their products, and have many excellent registry resources. To help you get started on a wedding registry that’s perfect for you, the bridal registry team at Bed Bath & […]
Wedding Gifts that Will Change Your Life
January 26, 2017
Life-changing wedding gifts: dramatic? Maybe. But I promise that there are some wedding registry items that once you receive, you will wonder how you ever lived without! I’ve created a list of my favorite revolutionary registry picks from Bed Bath & Beyond® that are guaranteed to change the way you cook, clean, travel, and even […]
Ten Travel Essentials for Your Honeymoon
December 30, 2016
When it comes to wedding planning, what to bring on the honeymoon usually lands low on the “to-do” list: somewhere way under choosing a wedding dress, venue, and creating the wedding registry. But your honeymoon is often the most luxurious vacation of your life, so shouldn’t every bride feel prepared? I think so, and so […]
– Ask Cheryl – Put an End to Gift Shaming
December 13, 2016
The holidays are upon us, and there’s a lot of focus on gift giving. I wanted to take a moment to talk about gifts and what to do if you don’t receive the gift you want or expected, or if you don’t receive a gift at all. Today’s Ask Cheryl question is from a reader […]
– Ask Cheryl – Does Wedding Attendance Affect Wedding Gift Value?
November 29, 2016
Today’s question comes from a reader in New York. She wants to know if the amount she spends on a wedding gift should be affected by whether or not she attends the wedding. Dear Cheryl, Is there a difference in what you give as a wedding gift if you attend the wedding versus sending a gift […]
Five Reasons Why a Macy’s Registry is Magical
September 15, 2016
Modern brides and grooms have more registry options than ever before, so why do we recommend Macy’s? Other than the fact that your mom probably loves the coupons, we know that a Macy’s registry is a great starting point for every couple, and here’s why: 1. Perks and Privileges: When you walk into Macy’s to […]
– Ask Cheryl – How Early Can I Send a Wedding Gift?
August 30, 2016
This email was received on June 23rd from an organized wedding guest that wants to know how early she can send her wedding gift so that she has the best selection from the registry. Dear Cheryl, I am attending a wedding on December 10th. How early can I send a wedding gift? I received a save […]
– Entertaining Essentials – Top 15 Pieces to add to Your Wedding Gift Registry
August 19, 2016
Now that you’re engaged, you’ve probably started planning the most important party of your life- your wedding! And while you’re preoccupied with selecting dresses, flowers, music, cake and more, you’re most likely not thinking about all the other occasions you’ll be hosting in the future. Once the honeymoon is over and you’ve settled into wedded […]
– Ask Cheryl – Invited but Barely Know the Couple, Do I Still Need to Give a Wedding Gift?
August 16, 2016
Today’s question comes from a reader who feels she has an out when it comes to the etiquette rule that you should send a gift if you are invited to the wedding, and I might agree . . . Hi Cheryl, My husband and I recently received invitations to two weddings from couples we hardly know. We […]
– Feather Your Nest – The Perfect Bedding to Include in Your Wedding Registry
July 22, 2016
Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to ensure that post-nuptial bliss leads to the best nights of sleep (and cat naps… and Netflix binging… and Sunday snuggling) that a girl could ask for. Your wedding registry is the perfect place to create a luxurious and comfortable bedroom sanctuary. To ensure your nest is feathered […]