How Amazon’s Registry system works for non-Amazon items:

Below or next to registry items, you may see a link which reads, “Buying this item elsewhere?”

Clicking on it will take you to a page which states:

“If you buy this item from another website, we cannot mark it as purchased unless you tell us. Doing this will prevent the chance of the recipient getting a duplicate gift. We will send you an e-mail from which you will need to confirm that you will be buying this item.”

It will ask you for your name (optional, although if you leave it out, we may not know who the gift is from), your e-mail address (required), and the quantity to reserve (defaults to 1, but you can change this field).

This is helpful in case you find an item on another site or in a physical store, or if you do not have an account with Amazon or the site(s) where the items are actually for sale. If you do not fill out the form, the item will continue to show as “unpurchased” to other guests.

Thank you.

We’re Registered at several locations. To make things easier, we’ve placed almost everything we’ve registered for in one place. offers universal Wedding Registry lists as well as regular wish lists!

Note: Just to be on the safe side — As many of you know, Amanda is highly gluten intolerant (i.e. Celiac Disease). Any item that is refurbished or pre-owned introduces a significant risk of cross contamination if that item had any contact with gluten. Exposure to any source of gluten can take her as long as a year to recover from. Please make sure when clicking links to choose the “New” option only for her health and well-being. Thank you!

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