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Or make your own…Check out this extensive checklist I have found courtesy of: www.whathappensnow.com

In Your Purse or Maid of Honor’s Purse

Keep essential items on hand in a bag or purse.

1. Brush/comb
2. Cell phone (be sure to turn it off before the ceremony!)
3. Dental floss (for all those photos!)
4. Emery board
5. Extra panty hose
6. Hair spray
7. Handkerchief
8. Makeup
9. Mints
10. Mirror (small and portable)
11. Perfume, travel size
12. Legal documents needed

Other items to have handy at your “getting ready location”

1. Baby powder (useful for getting out last-minute spills on a white dress)
2. Bobby pins and hair elastics
3. Brush and comb
4. Clear nail polish (also helpful for stocking runs)
5. Corsage pins
6. Cotton balls/swabs
7. THE DRESS!
8. Extra earring backs
9. Extra pair of flat shoes
10. Hairdryer
11. Iron
12. Lint brush
13. Makeup
14. Nail polish in the bride’s shade
15. Undergarments
16. Sewing kit:
* Buttons
* Hem tape
* Needle
* Safety pins
* Small scissors
* Straight pins
* Thread that matches the wedding/bridal parties dresses.
17. Shoe polish that matches wedding parties shoes
18. Shoes
19. Spot remover (test it out on an inconspicuous part of the dress before using!)
20. Static-cling spray
21. Straws (for drinking without messing up lipstick)
22. “Throwaway” garter
23. White chalk (to cover any stains on the dress)
24. Wrinkle out spray (test it out on an inconspicuous part of the dress before using!)
To Take with you on the go….
25. Antacid
26. Aspirin/ibuprofen
27. Band-aids (that best match your skin tone)
28. Contact lens solution/cases
29. Deodorant
30. Dental floss
31. Eye drops
32. Insect repellent (for outdoor ceremonies or events – be sure it smells nice!)
33. Lotion
34. Medications
35. Moist towelettes
36. Mouthwash
37. Smelling salts
38. Sunscreen
39. Tampons or pads
40. Toothbrush and toothpaste
41. Tissues
42. Wash cloth or hand towel
43. Bug spray (be sure it has leaves no spots and has no smell or smells nice)
44. Extra flowers (in case of sun wilting)
45. Handkerchief for dabbing sweat
46. Sunglasses (pre- and post-ceremony)
47. Cash ($20 – you never know what you’ll need it for)
49. Disposable camera
50. Driver’s license or photo I.D. card
51. Duct tape (good for any handy repairs)
52. Extra copies of directions to your reception
53. Important phone numbers:

* Family
* Wedding party
* Wedding vendors
* Taxi company

54. Notebook and pens
55. Portable flashlight
56. Roll of quarters (phones, parking meters, vending machines, etc.)
57. Snacks/bottled water (granola bars, dried fruit, etc.)
58. Umbrella
59. Watch

Wishing all our brides the best of luck on their big day!

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