Design-savvy registries like those at Moss and Design Public allow you to choose well-crafted furniture whose value may increase over the years.
Masters chair, $244, momastore.org
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The New Registry Essentials
Our updated "must-have" items highlight new categories and spiffed-up versions of classic registry staples. Look it over, and then decide if you really want a toaster oven—or something way sexier.