Is Wedding Gift Registry a Good Idea?
In Indian weddings, the couples get bombarded with so many gifts, and trust us its really common that people get flooded with unwanted gifts. Just imagine your home with scattered gifts that includes various boxes of electronic items, crockery and house decor supplies and ‘gifts’ that you will never ever use. A wedding gift should be something very meaningful and useful for the couple, and just not a formality.
Just to be stop this trend, wedding registry is getting popular to blow away gifting blues and helps you get the wedding gifts of your choice including cash. Now you must be wondering what is it?
It is a trend that even Priyanka Chopra swore by at her wedding! It is already a big trend in the Western countries that is easy and the best way of getting the gifts of your choice.
What is Wedding Registry?
Wedding Gift Registry is basically an online service for the would be couples where they can create a list of gifts they desire to receive on their wedding. The guests can buy or contribute for any gift from the couple’s gift wish list according to their budget.
You can choose from an array of products like kitchen appliances, home decor items, gift cards of renowned brands, cash, or even generate funds for your honeymoon.
It is a Western concept that paved its way to India around 3-4 years back.
How Does It Work?
All you need to do is register yourself on one of the wedding gift registry websites and choose your desired set of things or experiences (or even money) which you would like to receive from your guests. Then that app generates a URL that can be easily shared with your guests on Whatsapp. Then your guests can choose and pay on the portal itself – you will receive the gifts at the desired address. The wedding gift registry portal will get it delivered to the address and will also transfer the money to your bank account.
Why should you opt for it?
You are starting a new life that would need some imperative products or you even want to to splurge on some luxe experiences. Now that your guests are spending on you for the wedding gift, why not make them spend on something which you actually want. It is just a practical and modernised take on wedding gifting beneficial for every millennial couple.
Plus, it will save you from the heaps of unwanted and similar wedding gifts.
The entire process is super convenient.
What do you think about wedding gift registry? Do you have any questions? Ask us in the comments section below.
Also, read: Cool Gifting Ideas for your Friends Getting Married