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Brides: The 27 Best Places to Register

Wedding registry can be stressful. Luckily, Brides Magazine has compiled a helpful list of the best places to register for everything you could possibly want on a wedding registry. Michael C. Fina made the list and we’re honored. Here’s the best part, there’s more to the Michael C. Fina registry experience and you’re going to want to hear all about it.

Michael C. Fina Wedding Registry

Wedding Registry at Michael C. Fina

First things first. Our consultants are the best in the business. When you make an appointment at Michael C. Fina to set up your wedding registry you can rest assured that you’ll leave with a registry full of beautiful pieces to complete your home with a sense of style that’s true to you. Our flagship store at 500 Park Avenue features the most comprehensive, curated selection of the finest tableware and home decor items on the entire East Coast. We feature designers you’ve known and loved for years as well as up and coming, quality designers, all selected carefully to create a cohesive registry to perfectly complement your style.

Convenience is key when it comes to managing your registry, and you’ve got full control no matter when it is. Whether you visit us on Park Avenue, give us a call, or send us an email, we’re here to help you every step of the way. Changed your mind about a pattern? We’re on it. Need more of a certain place setting? We’ve got you covered. We’ll make sure your registry is updated quickly and consistently when you need it to be.

You also retain full control after all is said and done. Our unique Hold Registry™ allows the registered couple to review all purchases made on their registry before any orders are placed and shipped. This process allows the couple to fine tune their final order and avoid the inconvenience of returns or exchanges. For more information on our registry processes, click here.

The icing on the cake, of course, is the ease of transitioning from selecting home decor items to choosing your wedding bands. Michael C. Fina has hundreds of styles from over 20 top designers so there is a perfect fit for any couple. Additionally, couples that register at Michael C. Fina receive 15% off their wedding band purchase.

Michael C. Fina wedding registry

To make an appointment or create a registry at Michael C. Fina, visit us online, give us a call at 1-800-289-3462, or email us at info@mcfina.com.

A Classic Kentucky Derby Mint Julep

The Kentucky Derby is upon us and you know what that means. Yes, it’s time for a Mint Julep recipe. The experts at The Food Network brings us The Perfect Mint Julep and we’re inclined to agree!

Simon Pearce Woodstock - Kentucky Derby Mint JulepThis recipe may take a little more prep than you’re used to when it comes to bartending, unless you’re a pro. But your party guests will thank you when they take a sip of the most refreshing cocktail ever. We’ve picked three of our favorite glasses for you to enjoy this cool cocktail in true Kentucky Derby style.

Woodstock Large Clear Tumbler

Woodstock Large Clear Tumbler by Simon Pearce

Simple. It always works! The Woodstock collection by Simon Pearce is a classic and perfect for any situation.

Harmonie Highball by Baccarat

Harmonie Highball by Baccarat

For a little more structure look to the Harmonie Highball by Baccarat. Linear and trim, with a thick base to steady when the race approaches the finish line.

Cluny Highball by Christofle

Cluny Highball by Christofle

For a bit of whimsy, we present the Cluny Highball by Christofle. The unique fingerprint design breaks up the straight laced silhouette in a subtle but purposeful way.

 Click on over to The Food Network to get the full recipe details!

Marc Newson, Unbreakable.

Marc Newson Unbreakable

We all make mistakes, occasionally drop and break something, we understand. Well, now Marc Newson has the fix, at least when it comes to drinkware. The Unbreakable collection by Marc Newson is the perfect solution for combining style and durability. Ideal for a variety of settings, from days out on the water to rooftop parties in the heart of the city. The Unbreakable Drinkware collection features beautifully sculpted shapes, crystal clear and manufactured with state-of-the-art European equipment using the highest quality materials.

Colorful bases that grip the surface and stay put in the roughest of situations combined with glossy Triton tops with clarity that rivals glass. Perfect for all of your upcoming outdoor events and at a great price, too, it’s too good a deal to pass up. Available at Michael C. Fina in White, Cadmium Orange, and Klein Blue.

Town & Country Magazine: The Registry

Town & Country Magazine asked Lindsey Schwartz of CURATED about her favorite places to register her brides in their May 2015 issue. CURATED helps women navigate the process of registering for their weddings. Schwartz directs the company, a division of St. Charles of New York, working “closely with each client to create a custom art and accessories package for any and all newly renovated home areas.”

Schwartz included Michael C. Fina in her list of must-sees, highlighting our innovative “Hold Registry” option and our wide variety of styles and choices when it comes to tableware, flatware and everything you need on your registry.

Town & Country Magazine May 2015

Featured in the selection is Bernardaud’s Etoiles Collection, as well as Christofle’s Jardin D’Eden flatware.

Visit Town & Country Magazine online here and learn more about CURATED here.

Spring Finally Makes Its Way

Spring has finally arrived and here in New York we’re welcoming it with open arms! We’ve already packed away our parkas and our sweaters and we’re ready to break out our Springtime favorites. Pretty pastels and perennial florals are quickly filling up our tables again. Either way you go, you’ll get a classic Spring look, you simply can’t lose!

SpringBlog

Pretty Pastels

Anna Weatherley – Anna’s Palette Sky Blue & Anna Weatherley – Anna’s Palette Sunburst Yellow: The sun and sky are out to play in the Spring, so why not bring these fun colors to your table?

Gien Rocaille – Rose Poudre & Gien Rocaille – Vert Celadon: The most subtle of colors can make any table feel soft, feminine and welcoming.

Florals Galore

Vista Alegre – Butterfly Parade: Butterflies and flowers go hand in hand, why not mix a few pieces of Vista Alegre’s Butterfly Parade in with a classic floral collection for fun?

Juliska – Fields Of Flowers: Juliska took our idea and ran with it! Fields of Flowers mixes two springtime motifs and makes magic with it!

Medard De Noblat – Eden: Not one to be upstaged, Medard De Noblat shows a more subtle side of the butterfly and floral relationship, while working in a defining graphic element to keep things in line.

Royal Copenhagen – Flora Iris: It doesn’t get much more graceful than Royal Copenhagen’s Flora Iris. Earthy tones make the subtle purple flowers pop without overdoing it.

Michael C. Fina has all of these beautiful selections and more, and we can’t wait to help you outfit your home for spring. Visit us online to browse our selections or come see us at our Flagship store, located at 500 Park Avenue in NYC, where we have many styles to choose from.

The O List: 15th Anniversary Crystal Edition

Michael C. Fina is thrilled to be featured on The O List’s 15th Anniversary Crystal Edition! O, The Oprah Magazine has been a source of style, inspiration, and information for 15 years, and in celebration of a decade and a half of publication, the magazine is presenting The 15 Days of Sparkle Sweepstakes. The sweepstakes features Oprah’s favorite crystal-themed gifts to bring  a little sparkle into life. This selection of amazing gift ideas includes a set of 6 shot glasses from Moser’s Pebbles collection, available now at Michael C. Fina.

Set of 6 shot glasses - Moser Pebbles Collection - The O List
Set of 6 shot glasses – Moser Pebbles Collection

This colorful set of whimsical shot glasses from Moser is made from lead-free crystal and features delicately carved bases that mimic the look of small stones or chunks of ice. Modern style with fun pops of color, this collection is sure to please.

The 15 Days of Sparkle Sweepstakes begins on April 20th and ends May 4th. To enter, click here.
To see the entire collection of savvy, sparkly gifts on The O List, click here.
To shop this colorful collection, and the rest of Michael C. Fina’s glassware collection, click here.