Tried-and-true guidelines for gift-picking

Dream Big

It's your wedding, so be sure to embellish your list with superbly made splurge pieces (group gift, anyone?), but still include a wide range of prices for your guests to choose from.

From left: Handblown crystal candlesticks, $425 and $500 each, Tiffany & Co.; Handmade sterling-silver "Calla" water pitcher, $2,500, Calegaro; Crystal "Lucky Butterfly," $130, Baccarat; Crystal olive dish, $400, Steuben Crystal; "Modern Graphic" vase, $120, Vera Wang by Wedgwood; Sterling-silver "Pilgrim" pepper shaker, $113 per set with salt shaker, Reed & Barton