The Craziest Things People Register ForFrom over-the-top crystal to personal grooming items, wedding registries can run the gamut, but here are 10 shocking items real couples have actually registered for.
1. PediPaws. Yes, the nail clipper for dogs.-- LaBellaVita23
2. A bike. What?!?! -- marryingafootballcoach
3. A deck of Uno playing cards. -- BunnyChii
4. My brother and his wife registered for a Shake Weight. And no, it wasn't a joke. -- cwaggoner07
5. Diapers and other baby items (apparently just to see what people would think!). -- NcsuPsych
6. An Xbox.-- jennipea382
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7. Glassware service for 50! They registered for 50 wineglasses, margarita glasses, martini glasses, champagne glasses, beer mugs and highball glasses, for a total of 300 pieces of glassware! -- jemmini6
8. A Chi flatiron and hair dryer. -- marriedfilingjointly
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9. A volleyball net set. -- Christina Nunez
10. Frozen pizza. -- Melanie Hamm Toole
weddings: creating your perfect day
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We’re not making this up. Some couples are looking for ways to include marijuana in their wedding day plans – from cannabis reception centerpieces to special brownies at the bridal shower. And while we don’t expect it to become as popular as, say, the signature drink at cocktail hour, many of the Colorado and Washington state-based wedding planners and experts we talked to gave us reason to believe that we can expect to see more of it over the next year.
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