Between trying to juggle your actual 9-to-5 responsibilities and emails from your wedding planner, vendors, family and friends, and perhaps your in-laws about your upcoming nuptials, it can seem impossible to find a moment to breathe. All the more reason to add these 11 wedding registry picks to your list that can actually ease stress.
If you're stressed, anxious, or just flat-out tired (and really, who isn't when planning a wedding?), we totally get it. As cheesy as it is to say, sometimes you've just got have some you-time—or you-and-your-fiancé time, if we're being fair (we're sure they're feeling the wedding stress, too!). That's why you'd be amiss not to add these relaxing, calming products to your wedding registry, stat. Whether you're gifted them for your bridal shower for some pre-wedding relaxation or at your nuptials so you can unwind after your hectic celebration, these products (that we personally love) will give you the R&R you need—and deserve!
Below, see the wedding registry picks that can actually reduce wedding stress.
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LE LABO Verveine 32 Classic Candle
Nothing is more soothing (especially in the winter or between seasons) than turning down the overhead light and lighting a candle. Something about it just makes us feel cozy and relaxed—especially with a scent as delicious as this one from Le Labo!
SHOP NOW: Barneys, $75
When it's time to crawl into bed, nothing will irk you more than scratchy, uncomfortable sheets—which is why we love the cozy, already broken in sheets from Loomstead. Plus, they come in the absolutely perfect shade of blush (you have to see it in person!). Even your S.O. will allow the pink.
SHOP NOW: Loomstead, starting at $179
Foot Bath Massager
Because really, sometimes you just need to give those feet a treat but you don't exactly have time for a full-on spa visit.
SHOP NOW: Amazon, $80
Tuft & Needle Mattress Topper
Although some prefer a firmer mattress, for those who want to add a little more cushion and softness to their mattress, this topper is the answer. Plus, it helps relieve pressure points, doesn't bunch up your sheets (like some others we've seen in the market), and helps you stay cool while you sleep. We tried it and now there's no going back!
SHOP NOW: Tuft & Needle, starting at $120
Cashmere Pom-Pom Slippers
Because really, what's worse than cold feet when you're puttering around the house? These are super soft and wear really well.
SHOP NOW: Shopbop, $154
Sphere Cashmere Blanket
Although it's a bit more of a splurge, this oversized blanket is lightweight but still super warm and cozy. Plus, it just might be the chicest throw we've ever seen.
SHOP NOW: SAVED NY, $1,700
Sleep Welle Calming Mist
Spray this lavender calming mist on your pillows and around your room before bed to calm and relax you as you fall asleep.
SHOP NOW: WelleCo, $35
Velvet Body Pillow
Who says a body pillow has to be ugly? This one can be left out among your other pillows and is perfect when you need a little extra support while you sleep.
SHOP NOW: Urban Outfitters, $69
Manuka Honey Cleansing Balm
We love everything Naturopthica makes, and when it comes time to wash your face, this balm makes your cleansing routine enjoyable instead of a chore. The texture of this is very satisfying, and it leaves your skin feeling clean but also moisturized, thanks to a magical combo of ingredients including lots of pre- and probiotics.
SHOP NOW: Goop, $62
Although they may not seem like the most glamorous product, foam rollers can do wonders for you—especially if you're a regular exerciser. Making it a habit to roll a few times a week before bed can help ease sore muscles and increase your circulation, which just makes for a healthier (a.k.a. less stressed) body!
SHOP NOW: Amazon, $10