Over the last ten years of running this blog, I've seen many different wedding registries come and go. I've seen the ones that have stuck around change and/or update their offerings. So I thought I'd take the opportunity to discuss the state of wedding registries in 2018 to give all the couples who are currently planning the best and most up-to-date information about wedding registries, so they can choose the one that's best for their needs.
From traditional store registries to online universal registries, unique wedding registries to the newest hybrid options… if you're wondering what in the world to make of all the new registries available to you, we're breaking it down! Just check out our recommendations and in just a few seconds, you'll be able to figure out where to spend your valuable time!
Best Honeymoon/Experience Registry: Honeyfund
It’s 2018 and let’s face it — you’ve got more than enough stuff. Honeyfund’s honeymoon registry (since 2005) combines zero to low fees, best page design tools, awesome added features like gift cards, universal registry and store registries linking into a one-stop solution. It’s also a no-brainer if you LOVE to travel.
Best Registry App: Zola
Zola's app is like Tinder for your wedding registry. Swipe to register for high-end products from the comfort of your phone! Zola also combines physical gifts, experiences, and cash to offer you a great amount of flexibility in your gifting choices.
Best Store Registry: Bed, Bath and Beyond
If you'd rather register in person, Bed Bath and Beyond is the place to go. It's just way more fun and less stuffy than a traditional department store. They have so many gadgets it’ll make your head spin! Plus traditional china, silver, and homewares you may need to upgrade.
Best Everything Registry: Amazon
Amazon’s registry lets you register for anything that can come in an Amazon box (and beyond, thanks to their universal registry option.) There are always great product promotions and completion discounts. Check out all the reasons why we love the Amazon Wedding Registry.
NEW: Gift Card Registry at Honeyfund
Thinking of making everyone’s life easier and just rocking some gift cards? With Honeyfund, you can register for popular gift cards from travel, retail, dining, and entertainment brands in a few minutes. Best of all, there are ZERO fees!
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