You can never, ever fail in this department. Every couple needs stemware – or extras if they already have a set. Just opt for a quality set of wine glasses that will last forever. Schott Zwiesel Stemware, Set of 6, $72, potterybarn.com.
For those special dinner parties, festive get togethers and family meals, every household is in need of beautiful serving platters. Juliette Oversized Serving Platters, $59 – $79, potterybarn.com.
Who doesn’t love a good cup of coffee? With this espresso machine, the newlyweds will think of you each morning as they start their day with a fresh brew. Krups Espresso Machine, $299.95, westel.com.