Wedding Registry Guide: How to Choose What You'll Really UseBy Casey Barber
Do you really need that panini maker or a set of 10 knives? Our guide helps couples ask the all-important question: "Will we use this?" Read on for our takes on 20 popular registry items for the kitchen.
1. KitchenAid Stand Mixer
Why It's Great: A workhorse with tons of horsepower, KitchenAid stand mixers are a baker's best friend - but also do much more with various attachments.
Should You Register for It?
Ambitious cooks find it an indispensable tool for not only whipping up batters but also kneading bread dough, making pasta, grinding meat and even freezing ice cream. Don't bake very often? This beast will take up a lot of real estate in your kitchen. A hand-held mixer that can be quickly stowed might be a better bet.
Get It Now: KitchenAid Artisan Stand Mixer, $299.95, Williams-Sonoma
2. Enameled Cast-Iron Dutch Oven
Why It's Great: A heavy but all-purpose piece of cookware, the Dutch oven's cast-iron construction makes it the smartRead More »from Wedding Registry Guide: How to Choose What You’ll Really Use