The way your registry should be— easy, fun, and flexible!
You both love the opportunity to host–a dinner party, a holiday festivity, a game night. You are planning an epic wedding day celebration. You want your newlywed home to be a social hub for your loved ones. The more the merrier, right? Your union is about creating a family and having a sense of community. You want married life to be about gathering and sharing experiences, with food, drinks, and lots of baked goods on display. 
Make the most of your wedding registry by equipping your gift list with everything you need to entertain. This may mean having more than one dinnerware set or making sure you register for enough champagne flutes. Your registry should reflect the host-worthy home of your dreams, so go beyond the essential items for just the two of you date nights. Your best gifts will keep on giving beyond the wedding date. Be sure to add items that feel a little bit like shopping for the next party on your list. 
Just how entertaining are you two? Check The Basics for your standard items every host should have, The Splurge for elevated nice-to-haves, and The Overachiever for top level, entertainer extraordinaire status.  

The Must-Have Table Linens
Good entertainers set the stage–and the table–for the occasion, from top to bottom. Table linens are a delicate but impactful touch to any event, especially when food is being served. If you are the couple who likes to dress things up or shop for all the trimmings, this group of registry gGood entertainers set the stage–and the table–for the occasion, from top to bottom.
Table linens are a delicate but impactful touch to any event, especially when food is being served. If you are the couple who likes to dress things up or shop for all the trimmings, this group of registry gifts is for you. From the simple items you’ll want handy to the extra touches that elevate your entertaining game, be sure to register with your home–or future dream home–entertaining spaces in mind. If it is for you. From the simple items you’ll want handy to the extra touches that elevate your entertaining game, be sure to register with your home–or future dream home–entertaining spaces in mind.

THE BASICS

Your happy hosting environment wish list must include a couple basics, like a fancy table cloth and real cloth napkins. These touches will make your dinnerware stand out, and, let’s be honest, make your friends and family take you seriously as the entertainers you truly are. You’ll be glad for these gifts as soon as you host your first dinner party as newlyweds. 

Bee & Willow
Fringed Napkins
Bee & Willow Fringed Napkins are perfect for entertaining or everyday use. These full-size napkins are crafted from a textured cotton and linen blend with delicate fringed borders, adding casual elegance to your table.
Our Table
Oblong Table Cloth
Unique textured strie design Machine washable

THE SPLURGE

Up your mealtime entertaining game with items like place mats and napkin holders. Especially if you already have a few table dressings, these extras make for an impressive tablescape, straight out of the fancy home magazines. They’re a great way to make your guests feel like there’s a literal place for each of them at your table and in your married life.

DII
Jute Placemats
Set the table with the simple style of the DII Jute Placemats. Each understated solid placemat features a soft fringe outer border and is perfectly versatile for both formal and casual dining occasions.
Saro
Pearl Napkin Rings
Add a glamorous touch to your table setting this season with the Saro Lifestyle Pearl Napkin Rings. Designed with luxurious faux pearls that add a chic touch to the tablescape. Perfect to take your setting from casual to formal.

THE OVERACHIEVER

Dress your table like the pros. Register for table runners, to go atop your table cloth and to add dimension to any tablescape, from casual barbecue to fancy tea party. Hosting dinner al fresco? Outdoor linens are a game changer for turning any outdoor entertainment scenario into a real deal fiesta. 

Bee & Willow
Hobnail Table Runner
Textured cotton design exudes farmhouse charm Brings a touch of rustic appeal to any kitchen or dining room table
Bee & Willow
Jacobean Obong Outdoor Table Cloth
Elevate your table with a touch of elegance With the look of fabric but with laminated protection for exceptional stain-resistance

Dress your table like you’re cut from the same cloth.

DII
Jute Placemats
Water Hyacinth
Placemats
Our Table
Oblong Table Cloth
Bee & Willow
Hobnail Table Runner
Our Table
Marble Napkin Holder
Saro
Pearl Napkin Rings
Noritake
Colorwave Napkins
Bee & Willow
Jacobean Obong Outdoor Table Cloth
Bee & Willow
Fringed Napkins

The Must-Have Barware
You two know how to party. And, better yet, how to throw a party. For the wedding guests toasting to your love, include registry items for a fully stocked home bar. Register for cocktail shakers and drink dispensers, get bubbly with a soda stream, and don’t forget gadgets like bottle openers and muddlers. You two either have a bar setup in mind, or you can include a bar cart on the registry and deck it out with everything else on the list.

THE BASICS

For the boozy basics, you’ll want to have ice on hand, so if you don’t have a freezer with an ice maker, add ice cube trays to the list. Add some funky shaped trays, if it suits you, but cubes will do the trick. A cocktail shaker and a muddler will make you look like true mixed drink aficionados. And a bottle opener is, well, kind of necessary to get the party started.    

OXO
Cocktail Shaker
Create your favorite craft beverages with the OXO Good Grips Cocktail Shaker. Designed with a single wall body and a nonslip grip, the shaker features two silicone gaskets for a leakproof seal so you can confidently entertain any crowd.
Our Table
Ice Mold Set
Includes 4 sphere molds and 1 jumbo cube mold Crafted from flexible silicone
Crafthouse
Wood Muddler
Add to the functionality and ambience of your home's bar with the Crafthouse by Fortessa Muddler. The rich walnut muddler features a flat bottom and raised ribs for a secure grip. Prepare fruit, sugar, and herbs with this versatile bar tool.
Our Table
Bottle Opener
Dual-head design Durable stainless steel construction

THE SPLURGE

If you already have the makings of a basic bar setup, register for these unexpected drinking delights. An ice maker takes you a level above manual ice trays–hello fancy shaved ice! Serving bubbly wedded bliss in the form of spritzes and sparkling spirits? You will be thrilled to have a soda stream on deck. It’s the perfect splurge for your registry as an assist for cocktails, mocktails, and festive water sips. If wedded winos is more your speed, a Coravin wine preservation system is the ultimate. Choose from systems that keep your wines ready to drink for weeks, months, or even years. Wine-not?!  

Our Table
Decanter
Detailed with a horizontal ring-like design Great for formal occasions or everyday dining
SodaStream
Fizzi One-Touch Sparkling Water Maker
The Fizzi One Touch is SodaStream's newest electric sparkling water maker that can turn plain water into sparkling water with the touch of a button.
Coravin
Wine Preservation System
Coravin's Pivot + Wine Preservation System combines preservation with aeration, delivering a more aromatic and flavorful wine as you pour with the included Pivot Aerator attachment. Ideal for any wine connoisseur and makes a cherished gift.

THE OVERACHIEVER

Are you the couple who pores over the wine list for the perfect pour? Show off your impeccable taste with the works. Register for a stylish bar cart–a statement piece that also holds your best bottles and more. An ice bucket and wine chiller are restaurant-level entertaining equipment perfect for your registry. And get the smoothest, splashless pours with a set of bottle pourers. 

Sauder
Lux Bar Cart
The sleek geometric design elements of this Sauder International Lux Bar Cart brings an appealing modern look to your home. Cart features silk screened tempered glass shelves and lockable casters for easy mobility from room to room.
Our Table
Pourers
Can be used with wine, liquor, olive oil bottles, and more Delivers superior pour control
Wine Enthusiast
Wine Bottle Chiller
Don't let your cold wines and champagnes become undesirable. This Iceless Chiller by Wine Enthusiast is double-walled and insulated to keep your beverage cold without the exterior sweating that some ice buckets might leave behind.
Our Table
Ice Bucket with Tongs
Double-wall insulation keeps drinks colder for longer Chromium mixed steel resists rusting and tarnishing

Cheers! The essentials for newlywed cocktail hour and more.

Our Table
Square Drinking Glasses (set of 12)
Soda Stream
Sparkling Water Maker
SodaStream
Fizzi One-Touch Sparkling Water Maker
OXO
Cocktail Shaker
Studio 3B
Beverage Dispenser
Our Table
Ice Mold Set
Our Table
Bottle Opener
Crafthouse
Wood Muddler
Costway
Electric Ice Maker
Coravin
Wine Preservation System
Sauder
Lux Bar Cart
Our Table
Pourers
Wine Enthusiast
Wine Bottle Chiller
Our Table
Ice Bucket with Tongs

The Must-Have Dinnerware
Before you host your grandest dinner party yet–the wedding reception, of course–select items for your registry that will allow you to entertain guests over dinner for a lifetime to come. If your dream wedded life includes hosting Thanksgiving for your combined families or throwing a special brunch every couple weekends, or simply busting out the fine dinnerware just because, this list of registry pieces caters to you.

THE BASICS

Forget combining two mismatched sets of plates, flatware, and cups. You’ll want to register for a trusty dinnerware set. Think about having extra cups and glasses on the list, for all the extra place settings you intend on having at your newlywed table. Have fun with these basics. Choose a style that suits you both. Most dinnerware sets come with 16 pieces, but you can also browse extras a la carte. 

J.A. Henckels
45-piece Flatware Set
Flatware is versatile enough for entertaining or family meals. Heavy-gauge, 18/10 stainless steel has a mirror finish.
Our Table
16-piece Dinnerware Set
Microwave safe for reheating Perfect for casual meals or special occasions
Our Table
Square Drinking Glasses (set of 12)
Modern square shape Great for enjoying any beverage type

THE SPLURGE

Married life calls for upgraded stemware. Add a set of wine glasses and champagne flutes to your registry list, to toast to your love with a little opulence or elegance. These splurge items compliment your new barware and make any occasion feel like the real deal. Sophistication looks good on the newlywed you.    

Our Table
Stemless Wine Glasses (set of 12)
Ideal for serving red or white wines Stemless design fits comfortably in your hand
Our Table
Champagne Flutes (set of 4)
Made of Tritan, which is shatter resistant Perfect for use when entertaining outside

THE OVERACHIEVER

You are the couple who wants to show out at the dinner party. This means registering for some things that are mostly just for show, like charger plates. Okay, they will protect your new table cloth, too. Go bold and creative, think personality and versatility. Add a decanter or two to the list for a fine dining experience at home.
Vietri
Charger Plate
Go glam at your next gathering with the playfully chic Pastel Glass Dinnerware from viva by VIETRI. Pretty scalloped edges with golden rims set off gorgeous lightly textured color lending it a hint of sparkle. Perfect for entertaining.
Our Table
Decanter
Detailed with a horizontal ring-like design Great for formal occasions or everyday dining

Everything on the table for a happy dining duo.

Noritake
Vegetable Bowl
J.A. Henckels
45-piece Flatware Set
Our Table
Stemless Wine Glasses (set of 12)
Our Table
Champagne Flutes (set of 4)
Bee & Willow
16-piece Dinnerware Set
Our Table
16-piece Dinnerware Set
Mikasa
16-piece Dinnerware Set
Urban Loft
16-piece Dinnerware Set
Our Table
Square Drinking Glasses (set of 12)
J.A. Henckels
Stainless Steel 4-piece Steak Knife Set
Our Table
Decanter
Vietri
Charger Plate

The Must-Have Serveware
You are going to be serving up a ton of entertaining affairs, so equip your registry with all the essential serveware. From salt and pepper shakers to carafes to a gravy boat, these are items that might easily be forgotten. Think of any occasion you might be serving a big group, or go through your list of holiday meals and what they require. This will help you register for all the little details.

THE BASICS

A couple of basics is a good rule of thumb for extras like these. Register for at least a couple serving dishes or trays, a serving spoon and fork, and a set of tongs. Promise they’ll come in handy, both for entertaining and for meals at home for the two of you. Anticipate the ask to pass the salt and pepper shakers by adding a set to the registry list. And, for easy-to-pass and serve beverages, sign up for a good pitcher or carafe, or two.

Our Table
Salt and Pepper Shaker
Perfect for any casual meal or special occasion Crisp white color adds sophistication to your dining experience
Bee & Willow
Wood Serving Platter
Designed with dual side handles for easy carrying Crafted of durable Acacia wood
Cambridge
4 Piece Hostess Set
The contemporary design and satin finish of this Cambridge Silversmiths Meridian Satin flatware will add a modern touch to any table. Stainless steel is dishwasher safe.
Our Table
Belly Pitcher
Large capacity is perfect for entertaining guests Elegantly curved handle for easy serving

THE SPLURGE

Serveware is all about showcasing and sharing. Register for the next level with items like a cheese board–the best tool for Our Table™ Everett Organic Edge Serving Board | Bed Bath & Beyond showing off your charcuterie skills and making it easy for guests to grab snacks. A cake stand, too, makes dessert look prettier, and a salad bowl makes for greens that go around the table easier. 

Our Table
Organic Edge Serving Bowl
Beautiful, natural Acacia wood Serves charcuterie and small plates
Over and Back
Elevated Cake Stand
The Over & Back Elevated Cake Stand will be the center of attention at your next gathering. Crafted of sturdy stoneware, this server features a unique medallion-shaped base that ties together eye-catching design and whimsical function.
Our Table
3-piece Salad Bowl & Server Set
Includes a set of handy salad servers Bowl has a large capacity for easier serving

THE OVERACHIEVER

If you’re looking to achieve that 5-star service rating with your loved ones, ask them to get you ready to serve. Top off your list with small but mighty winners like a butter dish and gravy boat. A cake server set makes cutting any cake a cinch, and a bread basket speaks for itself! 

Le Creuset
Butter Dish
Enhance your tabletop with the modern charm of Le Creuset's Signature Butter Dish with Lid. Boasting chip-resistant stoneware with a striking ombre design, this sophisticated dish protects your butter from too much sun and debris.
Gourmet Settings
Cake Server
Serve your guests in true style with Gourmet Settings' elegantly crafted Windermere Serveware Collection. Each simply beautiful piece is constructed of 18/10 stainless steel with timeless, clean lines that will easily coordinate with any dinnerware.
Harvest Turkey
Gravy Boats
Relish the look of your table setting with the textured beauty of the Harvest Turkey Gravy Boats. Finished with darling scallop impressions along the perimeter, these sophisticated boats exude a clean yet sweet appearance to dazzle your guests.
Bee & Willow
Bread Basket
Microwave safe for reheating Basket weave pattern inspires your home with rustic charm

Now serving: happy hosting tools.

Our Table
Salt and Pepper Shaker
Le Creuset
Butter Dish
Over and Back
Elevated Cake Stand
Bee & Willow
Wood Serving Platter
Bee & Willow
Oval Platter
Classic Touch
Glass Plate
Our Table
Belly Pitcher
Our Table
5-piece Hostess Set
Our Table
Organic Edge Serving Bowl
Our Table
3-piece Salad Bowl & Server Set
Gourmet Settings
Cake Server
Harvest Turkey
Gravy Boats
Bee & Willow
Serving Bowl
Bee & Willow
Bread Basket
Cambridge
4 Piece Hostess Set

The Must-Have Entertainment Extras
Throwing the best parties of course means having all the fixings for food spreads, but don't forget the extras that make for unforgettable entertainment. Speakers, string lights, party decorations.

THE BASICS

If you're planning to be host a get together with friends, you'll most likely want some form of light entertainment. These editor picks allow you to set the scene with some background music or host the most epic game night. 
Sharper Image
Bluetooth speaker
This 3" Square Bluetooth Speaker from Sharper Image lets you wirelessly stream your favorite music and podcasts without being restricted by the length of a cord. The 5.0 Bluetooth enables a smooth audio stream from any Bluetooth capable device.
Scrabble®
Scrabble Deluxe Board Game
No family game night is complete until you play the Scrabble Deluxe Board Game. The oversized word game comes with a blank scoring area and a dry erase marker to allow for scoring over and over again. Functions as a game, message board or wall art.
WoodWick
Citronella Candle
Perfect for outdoor gatherings, the WoodWick Citronella Outdoor Candle help keep bugs away.

THE SPLURGE

Do you have a backyard or patio space that deserves the spotlight? If so, we highly recommend decorating your space with string lights to set the vibe making it a perfect setting for those warm summer nights. Or if you or your partner love to grill, put some hot dogs on and call it a BBQ block party with these top grill picks. 
Studio 3B
Tabletop Fire Pit
Provides a warm, cozy ambiance to any outdoor area.
Simply Essential
LED String Lights
All-weather lights are perfect for indoor or outdoor use.
Ninja
5-in-1 Indoor Grill
The Ninja Foodi 5-in-1 Indoor Grill brings outdoor grilling flavors indoors, without the smoke. With Cyclonic Grilling Technology™, 500F super hot air delivers Surround Searing, while the 500F high-density grill grate creates char-grilled marks.

THE OVERACHIEVER

Are you and your partner movie or television buffs? Check out these products to host an outdoor movie night or stream a live concert for surround sound!
Roku
Streaming stick
The Roku Streaming Stick 4K+ is redesigned with a longer-range WiFI receiver for smooth streaming in 4K, Dolby Vision, and HDR10+. Simply plug it in to th USB port on your television, and get ready to stream a selection of free, live, and premium TV.
Google Nest
Google Home
Google Home delivers all the functionality of the Google Assistant app. It answers questions, provides current news, plays music, manages everyday tasks, streams videos to your TV and much more. Just speak and it responds.
Camp-Zero
40 Liter Cooler
Ruggedly cool in a variety of colors, the Camp-Zero Premium Cooler is designed to keep your items chilled for hours. With commercial grade insulation and molded-in latching and locking system, this cooler is great for the beach or tailgate party.
When you have that “more the merrier” type of love, you look forward to serving each other and your extended families. Have some fun with your wedding gift registry, and remember to put serveware at the top of the list. You’ll be so happy to unwrap wedding gifts that will help you kick off your next big soiree after the wedding. To choose what to register for and actually end up loving it, think about the occasions you plan to spend together, the holidays you’ll share, and the foods you love to pass around a table. This list will have you serving up the love you always do, with style.
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