Emilie – When will they get it?!

October 15, 2007 at 9:42 am Leave a comment

What’s the deal with these home improvement stores missing the buck on wedding registries?  I have gone to a few honey-do showers where Mike and I go into a home improvement store to buy the groom-to-be a gift.  It has literally taken us  HOURS to get some presents.  It starts with waiting to get the registry printed out.  Most of the time the person behind the counter acts like they have no idea who or WHAT I’m talking about.  Then trying to find the actual gift is such a beat down.  I bring Mike to make the whole shopping experience easier and HE can’t even find half of the gifts!  Drew mentioned that at one place he had to write down the gifts he wanted and then turn it over to a worker to enter it into the computer.

Now let’s jump over to the stores where the bride-to-be registers.  Most of the stores let you print the registry you’re looking for and then tell you what AISLE you can find the gift on!  Also registering for the bride-to-be couldn’t be easier (or so I’ve heard).  You walk around with a scanner and scan everything you want!

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