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If you're wondering what your smug, rich, insufferable and soon-to-be-married friends REALLY want, here's a list of the top 5 most registered-for gifts at Barneys New York, Neiman Marcus and Bloomingdale's. Try a $730 ice bucket or a living cheese board (whatever that is) from Georg Jensen. Or better yet, try getting out of going to the wedding altogether. [Racked NTL, Racked NY]