How secure is it to use Feather The Nest?

Sep 18, 2014 by Feather The Nest

Q: How secure is it to use Feather The Nest? A: At Feather The Nest, security is extremely important to us. We ensure that all donations and transfers are secure. What makes it so secure? Third Party Authentication We rely on a trusted third-party provider, Stripe, for the security of all banking and credit card… Keep Reading →

Personalize your thank you notes

Sep 16, 2014 by Feather The Nest

Writing a thank you note is a nice thing to do. It is a simple way to show your gratitude to someone who has done something kind for you. A good thank you note has a few key components, it is: personal, heartfelt and short. Try using Paperless Post for your wedding gift thank you… Keep Reading →

Categories: Wedding Tips

Custom Watercolor of Your New Home

Sep 10, 2014 by Feather The Nest

A candle? A bottle of wine? Stumped on what to give as a house warming gift? Look no further. Tim Reidy, a Pittsburgh based architect, will paint a beautiful watercolor of the new home for you. He learned to sketch by hand and practiced watercolor painting everywhere from Indiana to Rome, Italy. He will paint… Keep Reading →

Crowdfund your down payment

Sep 08, 2014 by Feather The Nest

Photo credit: Saving enough for a down payment on a house can be difficult, but Feather The Nest can help you fund your down payment through the generosity of your friends and family. In lieu of receiving gifts for an upcoming wedding, baby shower, birthday or even Christmas – use Feather The Nest to… Keep Reading →

What is a glider?

Sep 04, 2014 by Feather The Nest

What is a glider? If you have never shopped for baby nursery furniture this is probably not a term you have heard before. A glider is a modern version of a rocking chair. It functions like a rocking chair in that you can sit in it to rock your baby to sleep but it looks… Keep Reading →

Categories: Baby On The Way

Wedding Etiquette: Asking For Money

Sep 02, 2014 by Feather The Nest

It used to be considered by many to be a wedding etiquette no-no to ask for money directly from your wedding guests. But traditional ideas on wedding registries seem to be changing as even etiquette guru Emily Post says “Cash gifts are often just right for couples who have already established their households or are… Keep Reading →

Categories: Wedding Tips

Buying a house together is a great way to start out your new life together as a married couple but it can be difficult to save enough for the hefty down payment. So when the question comes up from your mom’s friends, future mother-in-law or bridesmaids about wanting to throw you a wedding shower –… Keep Reading →

Categories: Wedding Tips

Mom Fuse Features Feather The Nest

Aug 24, 2014 by Feather The Nest

Mom Fuse featured Feather The Nest this week on their blog which is for mom and by moms. ” Normally when you think of a gift registry you think of a list of items that someone is wanting or needing for a baby shower, birthdays, weddings, etc. But Feather The Nest is taking this a… Keep Reading →

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TV Grapevine Endorses Feather The Nest

Aug 23, 2014 by Feather The Nest

Feather The Nest was chosen as one of Sammi from TV Grapevine’s Favorite Things! She said… “Wedding season is in full swing, and to celebrate, I will be posting some of my favorite things for this special time in a couples’ life. This week, it is a new take on registries. Feather The Nest is… Keep Reading →

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