Registry Checklist

Wondering what to register for? Take stock of what you already have, consider what your lifestyle calls for, and then grab the barcode scanner and go!

Wondering what to register for?

Here’s a list of core items you may want for your home. Take stock of what you already have, consider what your lifestyle calls for, and then grab the barcode scanner and go!

For the Dining Room

■ 8–12 five-piece formal place settings
■ 8–12 everyday place settings
■ 8–12 accent plates
■ 8–12 soup/cereal bowls
■ 8–12 five-piece flatware settings
■ 8–12 steak knives
■ 8–12 water glasses
■ 8–12 red wine glasses
■ 8–12 white wine glasses
■ 8–12 place mats
■ 8–12 cloth napkins
■ 2 serving bowls
■ 2 serving platters
■ 2 serving forks and spoons
■ 1 salad bowl with serving utensils
■ 1 set of salt and pepper shakers
■ 1 sugar bowl and creamer

For the Kitchen

■ 1 cookware set
■ 1 roasting pan
■ 1 grill pan
■ 1 knife set
■ 1 blender
■ 1 food processor
■ 1 mixer
■ 1 slow cooker
■ 1 toaster
■ 1 coffeemaker
■ 1 teakettle
■ 1 set of mixing bowls
■ 1 set of measuring cups
■ 1 bakeware set or individual pieces

For the Bedroom

■ 2–3 sets of sheets and pillowcases
■ 1–2 duvet covers
■ 1 comforter set
■ 2 blankets (for summer and winter)
■ Pillows and shams

For the Bathroom

■ 6 bath towels
■ 6 hand towels
■ 6 washcloths
■ 2–4 bath sheets
■ 1 shower curtain and liner
■ 1–2 bath rugs

The Goods on Galleria

You could easily do all your registering under one roof, walking away well-stocked and happy. What you’ll find at Galleria.

Which Stores Have the Best Perks?

Dozens of stores in town are vying for your registry affections, which means they’ll woo you with discounts and rewards.

Retailers Share Hot Registry Items

Retailers Share Hot Registry Items

What couples are registering for at Ampersand, Herberger's, Macy's, The Container Store, and Bed, Bath & Beyond.

Creative Registries

Creative Registries

If you have enough table settings and bedding, despair not—there are plenty of fun, off-the-beaten-registry options to appeal to other interests.

Six Registry Rules

Six Registry Rules

Six essential rules to keep in mind before you get started.

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