Wedding Registry Checklist by Lenox

Thinking of everything you’re going to need for your new home can be overwhelming. Thankfully, Lenox has put together a checklist of all the essentials. It’s a great starting point and will make the registry process a breeze. There’s even a registry quiz to help you find the perfect pieces that fit your style.

The checklist has 5 categories: dinnerware, stemware/barware, flatware, serveware, and home decor. Here are some of our favorites from each category!


Perfect for both everyday dining and entertaining, this simple 16-piece dinnerware set is timeless. Complete with 4 dinner plates, 4 accent plates, 4 bowls, and 4 mugs, it’s a great starter set for a young couple. Lenox’s partner brand Kate Spade New York won’t disappoint with this elegant floral design. Don’t forget to add the matching serving platter and salad bowl set to your registry to complete the set.

Stemware & Barware

A sleek addition to any bar cart, this compact Cocktail Party Bar Tool Set is great for small spaces. Inside of the space-saving container, you’ll find an ice-scoop, jigger, muddler, and bottle opener, all arranged in the wooden tool stand. Remove the tool stand and you’ve got an ice bucket.


The Malmo Gold 20 piece flatware set is gorgeous and on trend right now. Made of gold plated stainless steel, this flatware set is made to last. It includes 4 knives, 4 place forks, 4 salad forks, 4 tablespoons, and 4 teaspoons. Plus, it’s dishwasher safe!


A great hostess always has elegant serveware. Start out your set with this Tuscany Classics Pierced Pitcher. Crafted from European glass, this pitcher is dishwasher safe and holds up to 48 ounces. This piece is great for iced tea on a summer day or punch at a dinner party; such a versatile piece is a must add to your registry!

Home Decor

The perfect gift for a newlywed: a ring dish! This Disney inspired Bridal Ring Dish is elegant and will rest perfectly on your nightstand or dresser. The gold accents will welcome your rings as their home away from your left hand.

If you are planning a wedding in Roanoke Virginia, Richmond Virginia, Fredericksburg/Northern Virginia, The Shenandoah Valley, Coastal Virginia or in Charlottesville/ Lynchburg Va. we can help with your wedding planning and ideas.

The author: Natalie

Natalie is a Vinton, VA native currently pursuing a journalism degree at Virginia Tech. She loves planning, and has a specific interest in all things to do with weddings. In her free time she enjoys reading, journalism, and traveling. Her post-grad plans are to pursue a career in magazine writing and design.