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How to Create The Ultimate Wedding Registry in Chicago

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Julie Gordon is the founder of Inspiring Kitchen, a Chicago-based blog that provides plenty of tips for designing a dream kitchen. Gordon—who spent some 14 years working in the housewares industry— is also an expert in the art of wedding registry. We asked her to provide a few tips for getting registered like a pro.

Check out her tips, below, and consider starting a registry and one of these stores she suggested: Williams-Sonoma, Target, Sur la Table, Home Depot, and Bloomingdale's. And remember: "Think big picture," says Gordon. "Not where you live or how you live currently. If you think you will one day live in a space larger than 500 square feet, register for gifts with that in mind."

· All Weddings Week 2014 posts [Racked Chicago]
· Inspiring Kitchen [Official Site]