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Stocking a new home from the bottom up is no small feat for a newly engaged couple, and a classic, tried-and-true gift (with some personal edge) provides tons of mileage where it counts. Sure, you could be that standout guest who delivers a delightfully eccentric present. But, if the happy couple is moving into a brand-new place, they're likely in serious need of staples.
So, in the name of tradition, we rounded up the very best of the most timeless engagement gifts — from photo frames and monogrammed towels to dinnerware sets and personalized coasters — that prove much more useful than that cheese-of-the-month-club membership. Trust, with our picks ahead, it's the quality of the offerings that'll put you on a pedestal.
At this point, you’ve probably spent a good amount of time waltzing about and finishing up any last-minute shopping. Sure, the main reason you venture into the city’s best boutiques is to walk out with a boatload of goodies for your peeps, but we think a retail visit can be a prime Instagram moment, too. So, be sure read
If you've been good this year, you've already crossed all the names off your list and wrapped every last box. You can sit back, and enjoy your egg nog. Meanwhile, the procrastinators of the world (here, here!) are scrambling to find quality gifts that don't completely reveal exactly how long we waited to start our holiday read