Topic: Registries
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November 15th, 2010, 07:27 PM
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Originally Posted by TheMrs View Post
While I think most people enjoy getting something for people to help celebrate the occasion, the whole point of wedding gifts is to help the couple start their life together. Traditionally both or at least the bride lived at home and had very little. That rarely happens these days, but many do upgrade homes or move from apartments to homes and gifts are useful.

I think some many have an issue with paying for your honeymoon (that's what this is right?). Perhaps you can have your close friends and family help out, but I think its a bit rude for anyone beyond that.
In essence, yes. They can pay for certain activities, or dinner one night, or one night of the hotel stay, all sorts of things. We figured we would have that option, and also have a regular registry for guests who do want to buy gifts. This may be our one chance to take a real nice trip until Liam is quite a bit older.

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