wedding-packing

Wedding Essentials Packing Checklist

Pack these emergency essentials to make sure the Big Day goes off without a hitch.

For the bride

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    Alternate undergarments

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    Band-Aids

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    Breath mints

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    Button-down shirt

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    Cotton swabs

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    Deodorant

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    Double-stick tape

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    Compact steamer for pesky wrinkles

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    Extra buttons

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    Extra copy of the bride’s vows

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    Extra pair of hosiery

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    Floss

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    Hair styling products and tools

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    Lint brush

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    Makeup and beauty tools

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    Nail file

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    Nail polish in the same color you’re wearing

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    Pain reliever

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    Perfume

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    Safety pins

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    Small sewing kit

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    Snack

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    Stain-remover wipes

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    Tissues

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    Toothbrush and toothpaste

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    Water and a drinking straw

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    White ballet flats

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    White chalk for covering up dress stains

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    White gaffer’s tape (available at hardware stores) to patch tears in your dress

For the groom

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    Breath mints

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    Cologne

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    Compact steamer for pesky wrinkles

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    Deodorant

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    Extra bowtie or tie in case the groom or a groomsman forgets

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    Extra buttons

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    Extra copy of the groom’s vows

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    Extra cuff links

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    Extra dress socks

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    Extra handkerchief or pocket square

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    Extra shoelaces

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    Floss

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    Hair styling products and tools

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    Lint brush

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    Pain reliever

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    Razor

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    Shoe polish kit

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    Small sewing kit

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    Snack

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    Stain-remover wipes

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    Toothbrush and toothpaste