Since society has moved away from traditional reasons for marriage, it has also moved away from traditional wedding gift giving. The idea of gifting newly married couples dates back to way before we were even born. Traditionally, wedding guests would give the couple gifts to help that ‘become’ a couple, meaning couples would expect to receive useful gifts that would help to consummate their marriage as man and wife, as new homesharers.
When you are planning your wedding, a wedding registry is a very important (and fun) part of the process. You and your fiancé get to figure out what items you want people to purchase for you as you start your new life together. It is never too early in your engagement to start your registry, and if you are thinking of where to register, you should consider doing so today with Wayfair!
Long gone are the days when asking for money from your wedding guests instead of pots and pans was considered rude. The wedding world has seen an overwhelming increase in couples – many of whom have already set up their home together – asking their friends and family to donate to online cash registries.
You are getting married and you thought the hardest part would be the planning, right? But then you got to the wedding registry and had to actually start listing things and experiences you’d like, and that’s where things started to get overwhelming. Don´t worry, this is where Zankyou comes in. As an online cash registry, we get a lot of clients asking us how to best take advantage of this chance to create the ultimate wish list for their new home and new life together. So we have created this helpful wedding registry guide to help couple’s figure out what they really want out of their registry.
Since more and more couples live together before marriage, their registries are becoming less about items and more about experiences. But many still think asking for experiences equal to asking for cash, which some people find rude. It leaves many people tongue-tied. The solution? Couples have taken to asking for a wedding cash gift with poems!
As more and more couples live together before marriage, traditional wedding gifts, which were given to help the newlywed couple set up their new life together, are no longer needed. If you want to read more about it, check out our last post here. Luckily, wedding registries are modernizing along with the rest of the wedding industry and now it is easier to ask for what you really need.no comments
It was once thought rude and money-grubbing to ask for cash instead of material gifts on your wedding day. Luckily these days, giving monetary wedding gifts is becoming more and more popular. Zankyou Weddings wants to tell you all about the tradition about receiving monetary wedding gifts in the past and present, the benefits for receiving cash as a gifts and the proper etiquette you should follow when asking for money.
Looking for the perfect groomsmen gifts for your spring wedding? These 10 creative groomsmen gift ideas from The Man Registry will keep your groomsmen well-equipped for the season’s warm, lazy days ahead.
Over the years, we have seen the traditional wedding registry that is designed to help stock up and decorate an empty house is become less and less popular. One major reason for the decline in the traditional wedding registry is due to the fact that many couples nowadays have already been living together long before they even consider getting married. Married-couples-to-be are looking for ways to direct the generosity of their guests towards things that would be more useful to them in this day and age and finding those unique ideas for your wedding registry is so important (and not to mention fun)!no comments
Do you and your fiancé love to travel? Why not start earning miles for an airline with your wedding registry to help kick-start your travel as a married couple? You could even use the points you have earned for the flight to your honeymoon. We found this great article on The Points Guy all about earning miles with a registry and we just had to share some of the great tips!no comments