Finding the perfect present is hard enough for a birthday or during the holidays, but the stakes are even higher when it's for a wedding. You want a gift that celebrates the couple's new life together, speaks to their personalities and will stand the test of time-without spending a small fortune.
If you're searching for a surefire hit, the team at ZolaВ say one gift tops their registry: AВ KitchenAid Artisan Series Mixer (the most popular color was aqua sky). "Couples still want traditional upgrades as much as they want more modern gifts like experiences or contributions to a honeymoon fund," says Zola's Jennifer Spector. Shop the number one most asked-for present and our edit of the best wedding gifts for every budget.Away The Large $295Shop
The number one item newlyweds wished they registered for is luggage, a Zola study found. Gift the happy couple this monogrammed hard-shell suitcase from the cult-luggage company to take on their honeymoon.
Dutch ovens came in at number eight on Zola's list. We love this classic white beauty from Staub. It's great for weeknight meals as well as preparing elaborate meals for dinner parties. The lucky couple is going to send you the sweetest thank you card.Parachute Linen Venice Set $359Shop
When you're embarking on a new journey with the love of your life, a set of luxe sheets can sure come handy. This indulgent set from Parachute lasts forever and feels as soft as a cloud.Schmidt Brothers Bone 2-Piece Carving Set $200Shop
When setting up a new home, buying a carving set is the least of your priorities. That's why we think this beautiful carving set is both an elegant and practical wedding gift.
You can't go wrong with a KitchenAid, which is the most asked-for registry item according to Zola. It's one of those kitchen appliances that never goes out of style or demand.Fern NYC Amoeba Large Cutting Board $150 $105Shop
A cheese platter is a must for couples who love hosting formal gatherings or even game nights. We love this stylish find that doubles up as both a serving or cheese platter as well as a cutting board. It's a gift the newly married couple is going to enjoy for years to come.ArtificerWoodWorks 5 out of 5 stars Keepsake Ceremony Wine Box $139Shop
Fill this gorgeous bespoke giftВ box with a few bottles from their favorite vineyard and two wine glasses in for good measure.
Treat the newlywed couple to a luxe bundle of bath essentials. From towels, washcloths, to bathmats, it's got everything they'll ever need.West Elm Shape Studies Long Neck Vase $29 $20Shop
With all those flowers pouring in for the newlywed couple, a beautiful vase would sure come handy. Once the flowers stop pouring in, they can use it to style dried lavender or baby's breath on a mantel or console table.Sonos One (Gen 1) Voice Controlled Smart Speaker with Amazon Alexa Built-in $169Shop
The gift of music with the benefits of a smart device! The Sonos Voice Controlled Smart speaker is an ideal gift for a tech-savvy couple who doesn't need kitchen goods, just some good tunes.
Let the beginning of their new relationship be the end of mismatched flatware. This beautiful set is perfect for entertaining and special events and a massive upgrade from standard chrome.Celina Mancurti White Linen Napkins with Monogram Option (Set of 4) $58Shop
Napkins are one of those quintessential additions that instantly elevate the appeal of a dinner table. These hand-stitched napkins are perfect for special occasions and a great starter set to get the newlywed couple on their way to entertaining pros.Smeg Espresso Machine Pastel Blue ECF01 PBEU Espresso Machine Pastel Blue $460Shop
A very thoughtful gift for a coffee-loving couple, this retro coffee maker will surely elevate their morning brew.
Monogrammed dГ©cor accents are always a thoughtful gift and we love these monogrammed cases with their name or a cheeky message.Tom Dixon Stone Spice Grinder $130Shop
More than practical purposes, we love this stunner for its aesthetic appeal. It's a beautiful addition to a countertop or dinner table.West Elm Greenpan Nonstick Set $250Shop
Forget black or chrome cookware: This powder-blue set is a standout. Picture the smiles on their faces as they unpack this thoughtful gift.Lagostina Martellata Tri-Ply Copper 3 qt. Covered Casserole $150Shop
An elevated cooking essential, this beautiful copper casserole will yield many delicious meals for the happy couple.Marquis by Waterford Brady Double Old Fashioned, Pair with Decanter $250 $100Shop
Help get their brand new barcart kicked off, with this beautiful crystal set that even comes with its own matching decanter.Pottery Barn Aerospin Luxe Organic Towels $16Shop
We hardly give any thought to towels, but waking up to a fresh set of plush towels can set the tone for the rest of your day. They are also a great addition to any linen closet.Parachute Cashmere Throw $349Shop
One can never have too many throws! It's the perfect excuse to cozy up in front of the television and binge watch a favorite TV show.Tom Dixon Brew Stove Top Coffee Maker $240Shop
Whether they are coffee drinkers or love hosting guests over for weekends, a stylish coffee maker will be a much-loved gift.