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While it’s tempting to stock your wedding registry with big ticket items you might not be ready to purchase on your own, don’t forget that guests are often working with a budget as well! Make them feel good about the gifts they send you off into newlywed bliss with by stocking your registry with a few essential items that ring in under the $100 mark. Here’s 10 we guarantee you’ll be happy you selected, all from Williams-Sonoma.
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1. Cuisinart Hand Mixer with Storage Case, $89.95
Baking will be a breeze with a powerful hand-held tool like this, and the nine speeds are perfect for tackling everything from light meringues to heavy batters.
2. Cabernet Wine Glass (Set of 2), $39.95
Oh-so-necessary stemware for date nights and dinner in front of the TV.
3. Calphalon Elite Nonstick Fry Pan Set, $79.95
Perfect for new and seasoned cooks alike, the triple-layer nonstick surfaces on these pans make them excellent for searing foods — and make it hard for metal utensils to damage them. Added bonus: they’re dishwasher safe!
Not sure what items you need to begin your dessert-making adventures? This set has you covered with a 12-well muffin pan, a cookie sheet, a half-sheet pan, a cooling rack, and two 9″ cake pans.
The perfect all-in-one baking, serving, and storage dish for hearty winter lasagnas and casseroles. It comes in six colors, but we’re partial to this rustic mustard yellow.
6. Open Kitchen Large Strainer, $16
You’ll use this for everything from cleaning fresh garden-picked veggies to sprinkling powdered sugar over bundt cakes — and the long handle makes it especially easy to work with.
7. Brenville Juice Fountain Compact, $99.95
This compact machine won’t hog counter space, and can turn out eight ounces of fresh juice in five seconds thats to the 700W motor. If you’re not fully committed to the juicing lifestyle but want to occassionally detox, consider this machine the perfect compromise in output and price.
8. 10-Piece Glass Bowl Set, $39.95
You can never have enough prep and mixing bowls, and this microwave-safe glass set will make spotting different ingrediants super easy while preparing more complicated dishes.
9. Microplane® Elite Paddle Graters, $16.95 each
Working with one of these handheld tools, will be more enjoyable (and more effective) than your standard cheese grater — and the plastic covers double as measuring cups. Cover your bases by registering for the “fine” and “extra course” sizes.
10. Cherry Wood Serving Bowl, $39
Salads and summer pastas will look all the more delicious when presented in this handsome 24-ounce vessel.