Giada De Laurentiis Registry Picks

Love to entertain like Giada De Laurentiis, Italian-American chef and host of the Food Network’s Giada at Home? Then pack your registry with her must-haves.
  1. A Sharp Knife

    “This is the most used piece in my kitchen...and everyone needs a great knife that will make them look like a pro in the kitchen,” says Giada.

    Stainless-steel mezzaluna knife, $21, Target.com

  2. A Crock-Pot

    Plan ahead and program -- this Crock-Pot even switches to “warm” after it’s done.

    Crock-Pot Programmable 6-quart slow cooker, $50, BedBathandBeyond.com

  3. A Heavy-Duty Pot

    It’s great for one-pot meals and can sit on your stove as a decorative piece.

    6-quart cast-iron Dutch oven, $90, Target.com for stores

  4. A Colorful Apron

    Protect your clothes from sauce splatters!

    Orchard’s Delight apron, $32, Anthropologie.com

  5. A Great Peeler

    It has a nonslip handle and is dishwasher-safe!

    OXO Good Grips julienne peeler, $9, Amazon.com

  6. Glass Pitchers

    Stock up for when friends come over for brunch -- fill with juice, milk, and tea.

    Woodbury pitchers, from $75, SimonPearce.com

  7. A Stand Mixer

    The many optional attachments are perfect for making homemade Italian favorites.

    KitchenAid Artisan stand mixer (in cobalt blue), $270, Williams-Sonoma.com

  8. Glass Storage Set

    Keep leftovers sealed in the fridge with these containers.

    Pyrex Easy Grab 17-piece Bake N Store Set, $54, Target.com