HGTV's Top 50 Wedding Registry Must-Haves
Find everything you need to add to your registry right here. These are our top picks for the ultimate wedding registry.
Photo By: Zola
You knew this one would make it on the list. With all of the clever attachments available nowadays, a stand mixer will be one of your hardest working kitchen tools.
For coffee shop-worthy espresso drinks, no other machine will do.
Ditch your tarnished set of spoons and forks for this hefty, brushed stainless steel collection.
Picture Frame Set
Create a gorgeous gallery wall with all of those wedding pics!
Nothing beats a set of crisp, white cotton sheets. Plus, these are organic and GOTS certified.
Make sure a nice set of luggage makes it onto your registry before you and your honey take off on a romantic vacay. You'll probably use this more than any set of fancy china.
Our Pick: Hardside Luggage, $299.99 from Delsey
Stainless Steel Cookware Set
Stock up on high-quality basics with this set of stainless steel pots and pans.
Wooden Cutting Board
A special carved cavity collects au jus when cutting meat, while the flip side of this cutting board is smooth as can be for chopping and prepping.
If you're going to have a smart speaker at least make sure it's pretty. We love this Sonos one for its sleek design and built-in Amazon Alexa technology. Connect via Bluetooth or use your voice to start playing music, podcasts or news updates.
Knock out two chores at once with this steamer-vacuum combo from Bissell.
Salt and Pepper Mills
Little luxuries make such a difference. Be sure to add this set of top-notch salt and pepper mills from French brand Peugeot to your registry.
Sure, bar carts look stunning in the dining room with sets of glassware and liquor bottles on dispaly, but they're also versatile storage solutions for the living room, bathroom or bedroom.
Our Pick: Gold Metal Bar Cart, $149.99 from Target
Set of Towels
Now is the time to invest in a nice towel set. We recommend these quick-drying, organic Coyuchi towels that are GOTS certified.
Use it for serving or as a vase for a fresh bunch of greenery.
Cast Iron Cookware
When it comes to cookware, you just can't beat the durability, versatility and longevity of cast iron.
Upgrade to this mixed set of eight, German-made red and white wine glasses from Riedel for ultra stylish sipping and entertaining.
From pulsing to chopping to puréeing, you can't afford to not have this on your list.
Schedule an at-home date night now because you and your beau will love making restaurant-quality pasta on this sleek little machine.
It's not your grandmother's beverage server. We love the updated modern silhouette of this drink vessel.
Moscow Mule Cups
We won't judge if you serve other cocktails in these pretty copper mugs.
Our Pick: Copper Mugs, $46.98 for four from Amazon
Electric Wine Opener
Pop a bottle and preserve it, all with one nifty gadget. This one from Coravin opens bottles and keeps them sealed.
Glass Storage Containers
Add this set of glass Pyrex containers to your registry so you can finally dump all of that old, stained plasticware.
Sparkling Water Machine
Enjoy fresh-from-the-tap sparkling water at home with this trendy kitchen gadget from SodaStream.
Don't forget the groom! A nice set of grilling utensils makes quick work of barbecuing.
We love the idea of adding a group outdoor game to your registry. This giant, wooden toppling tower comes with a carrying case so you can take it to the park or a tailgate.
Start off newlywed life right with a luxuriously comfy down duvet. It'll be a welcome upgrade from your old comforter set.
Indoor Herb Garden
If you're a beginner gardener with raised bed-aspirations, it's a good idea to start small at first. This starter kit is perfect for experimenting with growing different veggies and herbs.
For entertaining or cozy date nights at home, you'll want a stocked bar. This set of essential mixology tools covers your bases with four double old-fashioned glasses, a mixing glass enscribed with recipes, a cocktail pitcher and more.
Instant Pressure Cooker
If you don't already have one, this is the perfect registry item. This famous cooking appliance takes the place of a slow cooker, steamer, rice cooker and more, making it perfect for small-space dwellers without much cabinet storage.
Our Pick: Instant Pot Duo60, $99.95 from Amazon
Classic Kettle Grill
Compact enough to fit on a small patio but big enough to smoke a rack of ribs, Weber's 22" grill is a must-have outdoor accessory for new homeowners and newlyweds.
This utensil set contains all of the basics for home chefs - a slotted spoon, ladle, pasta spoon, whisk, turner and three mixing spoons.
Between camping, tailgating, boating and beaching, you'll want a cooler that can handle all kinds of outdoor activities. The YETI Tundra is large enough to store 26 cans and comes with a dry goods basket so condiments and the like don't get soggy.
Our Pick: YETI Tundra 45 Cooler, $300 from Amazon
The Philips air fryer makes it easy to fry, bake, grill or roast just about anything without the mess (or extra calories).
Make sure a nice set of ceramic baking dishes are on your registry. We love that these are pretty (and practical) enough to go from oven to table.
The gooseneck spout on this stainless steel kettle is ideal for making pour over coffee and delievering a gentle stream of water over delicate teas.
Our Pick: OXO Electric Kettle, $99.95 from Amazon
Whether you rent or own your residence, the value of a good-quality power drill is immeasurable. It may not be the prettiest item on your registry, but it will be one of the hardest-working.
Sure, it's not a necessity, but we promise you'll treasure Saturday morning dates spent sipping coffee and noshing on homemade waffles with your new spouse.
Once you try a conical burr grinder, you'll never go back. No other kind of coffee grinder creates grounds with the perfect coarseness like this one.
Experiential Gift Card
Put this towards a romantic honeymoon destination or a spontaneous weekend getaway.
Our Pick: Airbnb Gift Card, $100 from Zola
Home Security System with Doorbell
This Arlo home monitoring system is wireless, Alexa-enabled, weather-resistant and allows you to set up customized alerts for movement or sound. It also comes with a doorbell for remote communication, visitor messaging and monitoring.
Set of Knives
This starter set of knives from trusted German brand Wusthof comes with a chef's knife, pairing knife and bread knife. Basically, all the essentials.
Include a set of on-trend painterly vases on your registry. This set of three can be clustered together or displayed on their own.
When registering for dinnerware, don't feel obligated to choose a fancy, formal set. We love this everyday collection of plates, bowls and mugs with a handmade look.
Even if you're not much of a baker, a good collection of baking sheets, cake pans and muffin tins comes in handy for weeknight cooking.
Digital Meat Thermometer
For perfectly cooked steak, chicken and fish, everyone needs this little kitchen gadget on-hand.
This Levoit air purifier is a customer favorite for its quiet operation, three-stage filtration system and compact design.
Our Pick: Levoit Air Purifier, $90 from Amazon
Dyson's multifloor ball vacuum seamlessly transitions from hardwood to carpeted floors so you spend less time switching attachments and more time cuddling up to your new spouse.
The only thing better than crawling underneath this weighted blanket at the end of the day? Crawling underneath this weighted blanket next to your husband or wife.😉
Wooden Cheese Board
Pretty enough to serve charcuterie and fruit, pretty enough to corral a butter dish and pepper grinder on the kitchen counter.
Complete with a fabric brush, lint pad and crease attachment, this steamer is a must-have for young professionals and ironing-averse individuals.