In 2014, the average U.S. wedding had 136 guests, according to wedding website The Knot. In some states, the guest list was longer. For instance, Nebraska newlyweds had an average of 208 guests in attendance.
Regardless of the exact number of guests who share your special day with you, when the wedding ends, gift opening begins.
If you receive doubles—or even triples or more—of certain items, it can be tough to figure out what to do with them. Is it worth keeping three toasters, two blenders or five sets of silverware?
Here, experts share six strategies to help you decide when to keep extra gifts and when to find a new place for them. → Keep Reading