We have been living together for 4 years, so we have most everything we need. We did alot of upgrades/fun stuff.
We registered for :
New/better sheets, mattress pad, really cute bed skirt, cotton throw blankets, really nice comforter/sham set.
Bathroom towel rack/shelf, magazine rack.
Spice rack, kitchen storage items, gravy boats, silicone spatula set, glass canister sets, frother w/ stand, a super cute apron for me :)!, glasses, pub/beer glasses, cast iron griddle press, countertop mug holder, entertaining platters/bowls, expandable kitchen shelves, glass beverage dispensers, dinnerware, serving bowls, utensil set, stainless steel mixing bowls & colanders, pyrex baking set, stoneware baking set, cookware set, hanging fruit baskets.
Bagless vacuum, rug shampooer, deep freeze.
Food processor, coffee maker, crock pot, roaster, hot chocolate maker [just because!], 3 in 1 buffet server, automatic can opener, blender, tea kettle, skillit w/ glass lid, bread machine, griddle, deep fryer, waffle iron, countertop oven, microwave, fondue set,
Rechargable drill & drill bit set, household tool set, wet/dry vac.
Couple of box fans & window fans, air purifier, 2 space heaters, tv dinner tray tables, surge protectors.
Decorative pillows, living room lamps, canvas artwork.
We also added some larger items just incase our parents were looking for something extra special.. these included an old time popcorn machine, futon, dining room table & chairs, and chaise.
We have many of the items on the list but they are quite old/crappy.