The Knot 2018 Registry Award Winners You Need on Your Wish List

From classic to smart home, we've got you covered with our winners for 2018.
by Alyssa Longobucco
The Knot Registry Awards 2018
Johnny Miller

When you're just starting to build your wedding registry, the world is your oyster—which sounds great (and it is!), but can also be a tad overwhelming. To ease the burden of choosing how to outfit your newlywed pad, we took the liberty of finding and curating the most practical, cool, popular and downright gorgeous registry items out there right now. Without further ado, below are The Knot 2018 Registry Award winners—the best of the best wedding gifts, by category, to add to your wish list.

Iconic Favorites

You know 'em, you love 'em—these perennial registry faves will be your go-tos for years to come.

  1. Tea Time

    Stagg EKG 0.9L kettle in Polished Copper

    Your morning cup of Earl Grey tastes better poured from a stylish spout—fact.

    Fellow Stagg EKG 0.9L kettle in Polished Copper, $169, Williams-Sonoma.com

  2. A Toast for Two

    Mikasa​ Talia platinum champagne flutes

    Use these flutes on your wedding day and for all the date nights to come.

    Mikasa Talia platinum champagne flutes, $25 for 4, BedBathandBeyond.com

  3. What a Dish

    Bernardaud​ Prince Bleu dinner plate

    Even takeout looks classy on a plate this pretty. Shhh, we won’t tell.

    Bernardaud Prince Bleu dinner plate, $175, JungLeeNY.com

  4. Copper Cookware

    Lagostina​ Martellata tri-ply copper cookware

    A focus on construction and even heat distribution means these pans are as practical as they are pretty.

    Lagostina Martellata tri-ply copper cookware 10-piece set, $900, Macys.com

  5. Picture This

    Kate Spade Grace Avenue 8x10 frame

    Show off a favorite wedding day snap in this timeless silver frame.

    Kate Spade New York Grace Avenue 8x10 frame, $75, BedBathandBeyond.com

  6. Sharp Objects

    Wüsthof​ Crafter knife set

    Chef-grade steel makes slicing and dicing a cinch. 

    Wüsthof Crafter 7-piece knife set, $500, Williams-Sonoma.com

  7. Pack It Up

    Rosti Mepal​ microwavable nested storage bowls in Nordic Berry

    Stackable storage bowls are essential for weekly lunch prep. Bonus: They're super cute.

    Rosti Mepal microwavable nested storage bowls in Nordic Berry, from $60, Food52.com

  8. Teal Throw

    Sferra ​Dorsey throw in Ice

    A pretty hue and cozy cashmere make this throw worth fighting over. Drape it over the arm of your sofa for a pop of color.

    SFERRA Dorsey throw in Ice, $540, Bloomingdales.com

  9. Clean Sweep

    Dyson​ Cyclone V10 Absolute vacuum

    This high-tech gadget may have you battling it out for vacuum duty. Hey, it could happen.

    Dyson Cyclone V10 Absolute vacuum, $700, Amazon.com

  10. Warm Welcome

    ​MarkandGraham​ personalized wreath doormat

    Tout your new family moniker with a signature jute doormat.

    MarkandGraham personalized wreath doormat, $89, MarkandGraham.com

  11. Brew Buddy

    Chemex​ Ottomatic 6-cup pour-over coffee machine

    Score coveted pour-over coffee hands-free thanks to this automatic brewer.

    Chemex Ottomatic 6-cup pour-over coffee machine, $350, WorldMarket.com

  12. Go Dutch

    Le Creuset​ round Dutch oven

    Tag team a favorite dish (beef bourguignonne, anyone?) with this classic Dutch oven.

    Le Creuset round Dutch oven, from $140, CrateandBarrel.com

  13. Must-Have Mixer

    Kitchen Aid Artisan Series 5-quart tilt-head stand mixer

    Do we even need to sell you on this culinary hero? Your kitchen counter would be empty without one.

    Kitchen Aid Artisan Series 5-quart tilt-head stand mixer, $500, Williams-Sonoma.com

  14. Finishing Touch

    Lenox​ Colebrook Champagne flatware

    Add a bit of glam to any table with gilded flatware.

    Lenox Colebrook Champagne flatware, $115 for 5-piece set, Lenox.com

    Entertaining Essentials

    Succesfully host everything from the Fantasy Draft to a Game of Thrones viewing party with these picks.

  15. Best in Show

    August Morgan ​Hair of the Dog cocktail napkins

    Pull out these cheeky embroidered cocktail napkins during a boozy brunch for a guaranteed laugh.

    August Morgan Hair of the Dog cocktail napkins, $38 for set of 4, AugustMorgan.com

  16. Statement Serving Bowl

    Juliska​ Stonewood stripe round serving bowl

    Serve up your daily dose of greens in this acacia wood bowl.

    Juliska Stonewood stripe round serving bowl, $188, Juliska.com

  17. ​Stout Spout

    Fizzics Waytap in Copper

    Score that fresh-from-the-tap taste from any brew (really!) with this draft beer system.

    Fizzics Waytap in Copper, $130, BedBathandBeyond.com

  18. Spin It

    Audio-Technica​ AT-LP120-USB turntable in Silver

    Your favorite vinyl become the party soundtrack thanks to this USB-enabled turntable.

    Audio-Technica AT-LP120-USB turntable in Silver, $299, Amazon.com

  19. Tool of the Trade

    Mark and Graham​10-in-1 bartender tool

    Keep this 10-in-1 gadget on hand to mix up everything from margs to martinis like a pro.

    Mark and Graham10-in-1 bartender tool, $39, MarkandGraham.com

  20. Cocktail Counter

    ​Will Taylor ​Dock cabinet

    Use this chic cabinet as a bar. Don’t drink? Store board games inside it instead.

    Will Taylor Dock cabinet, $799, GrandinRoad.com

  21. Mangia, Mangia

    Breville​ Pizzaiolo pizza oven

    Not honeymooning in Italy? No worries. This state-of-the-art oven will bring Neapolitan style pizza to you. The system features a pizza stone and seven different settings to help you crank out a pie in just two minutes. Date night just got way more delicious.

    Breville The Smart Oven Pizzaiolo pizza oven, $800, Williams-Sonoma.com

  22. Trendy Tray

    West Elm Misto tray

    When you’re not dishing up apps, keep this showpiece on your coffee table as décor.

    West Elm Misto tray, $69, WestElm.com

  23. Marriage Wars

    ​Jonathan Adler​ ​​Op Art dartboard set

    Challenge your bae to a friendly showdown on this graphic dartboard.

    Jonathan Adler Op Art dartboard set, $395, Amazon.com

  24. Gilded Vase

    Mercer41​ Rosenberry ceramic table vase

    Tuck a few stems into this standout vessel and guests won’t even notice your messy kitchen—we promise.

    Mercer41 Rosenberry ceramic table vase, $38, Wayfair.com

  25. Stylish Seat

    KimSeybert​ ​round bamboo place mats in White

    Everyone has a (pretty) place at the table with these mats.

    KimSeybert round bamboo place mats in White, from $21, KimSeybert.com

  26. Sleek Servers

    Mepra​ Italian vintage serveware

    Made in Italy, this flatware pairs a vintage shape with a modern black finish for a totally cool vibe. 

    Mepra Italian vintage flatware, from $48 for 5-piece set, Food52.com

  27. Game, Set, Match

    ​Crate and Barrel ​Croquet set

    Invite your wedding party over for a reunion and lawn games—themed tees optional (but obviously encouraged).

    Crate and Barrel Croquet set, $150, CrateandBarrel.com

    Tech Gadgets

    Cutting-edge science and seriously cool features make these musts for any home.

  28. Sip Saver

    Coravin​ Model Two Elite

    This opener uses a needle to pierce the cork and dispense a perfect pour, meaning your bottles stay way fresher.

    Coravin Model Two Elite Pro, $400, Williams-Sonoma.com

  29. Instant Insta

    HP Sprocket 2 portable smartphone printer

    Turn your fave snaps into 2-by-3 prints straight from your smartphone.

    HP Sprocket 2nd edition instant photo printer, $130, BestBuy.com

  30. Puppy Love

    PetChatz HD

    Get in face time with Fido with a pet-cam system that lets you talk and dispense treats.

    PetChatz HD interactive pet camera, $420, Amazon.com

  31. Counter Garden

    Click and Grow ​The Smart Garden 9 in Grey indoor garden

    Grow herbs, veggies and flowers worry free with this smart garden, complete with LED lights and a zero-effort water tank. 

    Click and Grow The Smart Garden 9 in Grey, $200, ClickandGrow.com

  32. Travel Buddy

    Take the guesswork out of flying with TSA-approved luggage that even boasts a phone charger (genius!).

    Away The Bigger Carry-On in Sky, $245, AwayTravel.com

  33. Smart Chef

    ChefSteps Joule

    Cook everything from swordfish to creme brulee like a pro every time with this app-enabled sous vide. 

    ChefSteps Joule sous vide, $199, Amazon.com

  34. Light It Up

    Philips​ Somneo sleep and wake-up light

    This futuristic light simulates a sunrise "alarm" to wake you up gradually.

    Philips Somneo sleep and wake-up light, $200, Amazon.com

  35. Sweat Sesh

    Fitbit Ionic watch

    Track your next 5K (or trip to the grocery store) with Fitbit's newest smart watch. 

    Fitbit Ionic GPS heartrate monitor watch, $300, REI.com

  36. Chore Helper

    Simple Human​ sensor trash can

    Upgrade garbage duty (yep, we went there) with a voice-activated can.

    Simple Human sensor can, from $249, BedBathandBeyond.com

  37. Goal Getter

    QardioBase Smart Scale​​ 2 in Arctic White

    This smart scale syncs up with your phone to log your BMI, body composition, weight and more.

    QardioBase Smart Scale 2 in Arctic White, $150, Amazon.com

    Cozy Comforts

    Become a couple of leisure postwedding with luxuries that'll elevate your self-care routine.

  38. Tub Shelfie

    Umbra​ Aquala bathtub caddy in Natural

    Draw a bath, prop up a glass of vino and read your latest book club pick. 

    Umbra Aquala bathtub caddy in Natural, $40, Wayfair.com

  39. White Noise

    Pure Enrichment​ Wave premium sleep therapy sound machine

    Tune out city commotion (or your spouse’s snoring) with this sound machine. 

    Pure Enrichment Wave premium sleep therapy sound machine, $30, Amazon.com

  40. Plush Life

    Coyuchi​ Cloud Loom organic towels

    Cloud-like towels (thanks to organic Turkish cotton) are a bathroom mainstay.

    Coyuchi Cloud Loom organic towels, $198 for 6-piece set, Coyuchi.com

  41. Heavy Sleeper

    Gravity Blankets ​The Gravity Blanket in Moon Ivory

    Use a gravity blanket (engineered to be 7 to 12 percent of your body weight) to calm your mood and fall asleep faster.

    Gravity Blankets The Gravity Blanket in Moon Ivory, $249, GravityBlankets.com

  42. Tranquili-Tea

    Tea Forte​ Dolce Vita tea chest

    Indulge in one of the 40 tea flavors in this box, including pear cobbler and Belgian mint.

    Tea Forte Dolce Vita tea chest, $60, Amazon.com

  43. Salt Bae

    Saboon scented bath salt

    Upgrade bath time with scented salts that also pack in skin-soothing essential oils.

    Sabon bath salt, $25, SabonNYC.com

  44. Just Breathe

    Vitruvi​ stone diffuser in White

    Relax, reinvigorate and even purify with this streamlined essential oil diffuser.

    Vitruvi stone diffuser in White, $119, Vitruvi.com

  45. Say "Om"

    ​Headspace ​year-long membership

    Get Zen with the Headspace app, which offers hundreds of themed sessions and guided meditations. 

    Headspace year-long membership, $96, Headspace.com

  46. Bed in Bloom

    Matouk poppy pillowcases in Azure

    You’ll actually want to make the bed with sheets this pretty. 

    Matouk Poppy pillowcases in Azure, from $135 for set of 2, Matouk.com

  47. Happy Feet

    Birdies The Phoebe slippers in Saffron Bow

    Give tired soles a rest in cushy velvet slippers. (Tip: Get 'em early and rock them while prepping for your wedding day.) 

    Birdies The Phoebe slippers in Saffron Bow, $120, BirdiesSlippers.com

    Out-of-the-Box Favorites

    Breaking news—there are no registry rules anymore. Translation: All this rad stuff is fair game.

  48. Fancy Floors

    Dash & Albert​ Samode rug in Denim/Ivory

    Brighten up your living room with a bold patterned rug built to withstand a bit of everyday wear and tear.

    Dash & Albert Samode rug in Denim/Ivory, from $50, AnnieSelke.com

  49. Ciao, Bella

    Vespa​ Primavera 50 50 Anniversario in Azzurro

    City dwellers will love zipping to the market on this sleek scooter (just don’t forget a matching helmet).

    Vespa Primavera 50 50 Anniversario in Azzurro, $4,545, Vespa.com

  50. Bright Touch

    World Market Chartreuse velvet tufted floor cushions

    Use these floor cushions for extra seating when company swings by.

    World Market Chartreuse velvet tufted floor cushions, $45, WorldMarket.com

  51. Hot Spot

    Farmington Steel Wood Burning Outdoor Fireplace

    Upgrade your outdoorspace with this mobile wood-burning fireplace.

    Sunjoy Farmington steel wood burning outdoor fireplace, $814, Wayfair.com

  52. Accessible Art

    Lise Gulassa​ DawnLight print in Matte Copper

    Class up the bare walls in your newlywed nest with a graphic piece of abstract art. 

    Lise Gulassa DawnLight print in Matte Copper, from $47, Minted.com

  53. Wine and Dine

    Wine Enthusiast silent 21 bottle dual zone wine refrigerator

    This dual zone fridge keeps your vino at the perfect temp and stores up to 21 bottles. 

    Wine Enthusiast silent 21 bottle dual zone wine refrigerator, $299, WineEnthusiast.com

  54. Out of Office

    Airbnb gift card

    Book your honeymoon—or any romantic getaway—with help from your friends and family. 

    Airbnb gift card, from $25, Airbnb.com

  55. Order Up

    Weber Genesis II E-310 gas grill

    Get after those burgers and dogs on this three-burner gas grill.

    Weber Genesis II E-310 gas grill, $900, Weber.com

  56. Hang Ten

    Yellow Leaf Vineyard Haven hammock

    Spend the summer swaying by the beach (or pretending to) in this hammock built for two. 

    Yellow Leaf Vineyard Haven hammock, from $199, YellowLeafHammocks.com

  57. Pet Perch

    Cuddler pet bed in Charcoal Ombré

    Your favorite fur ball will be super happy in this cushy checkered bed.

    Cuddler pet bed in Charcoal Ombré, from $179, PotteryBarn.com

  58. Take a Seat

    Article​ Nord chair in Charme Tan and Walnut

    Bring a little of that mid-century charm to your home with a clean-lined classic leather chair.

    Article Nord chair in Charme Tan and Walnut, $899, Article.com

  59. Stay Cool

    Yeti Tundra 45 Cooler​​

    Two inches of insulation means your tailgate beverages or picnic sandwiches stay cold for, like, ever.

    Yeti Tundra 45 cooler in Ice Blue, $300, Yeti.com

  60. Fever Pitch

    REI Co-op Camp Dome 2 tent in Blue Heaven

    Take in the great outdoors from inside this easy-to-pitch domed tent.

    REI Co-op Camp Dome 2 tent in Blue Heaven, $100, REI.com

  61. Bottle Service

    Winc gift certificate

    Take Winc's online quiz and it'll curate a monthly vino delivery you'll love.

    Winc gift certificate, from $60, Winc.com

  62. Want to add our faves to your registry wish lists too? Knew it! Shop these award winners on The Knot Wedding Planner app or TheKnot.com/registry.

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