2009 Bride wrote:
We figure the couple have spend at least $100 a head for us to attend so we give $150 - $200. FH is Croatian and if it's close family, they usually give $400 - it's seen as a way to help the newlyweds start their lives together.
Friends of our are getting married in Nov and they're having a wishing well and a gift registry. Judging by the $300 kettle and $180 designer cereal bowl (that's the price for 1 bowl!!!!), they're clearly expecting at least $200 per couple!
gee what special features does the cereal bowl have? gold plated