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40+ things for your Wedding Day Emergency Kit

By Equally Wed - Posted on Tuesday, October 09, 2018

We've put together a list of items you may consider for your wedding day kit. You can prepare this well in advance and know that in your preparation there's nothing to worry about even if something doesn't go according to plan.

  • List of vendors and contact info
  • Emergency Family contact info
  • Wedding day run-sheet / timeline
  • Your partner's gift
  • Music for the car on the way there and maybe some piccolo bottles of champagne
  • CASH... for those unexpected things that pop up.

Appearance

  • Extra socks / shirt / ties
  • Shoe shine wipes
  • Extra cuff links
  • Spare earrings
  • Shaver
  • Sunglasses (for pre- and post event)
  • Shoes (for post event) 


Photography: Hilary Cam Photography // Sydney, NSW

Health / Toiletries

  • Medications
  • Needle and thread (bonus points for matching colours of the wedding garb, rather than standard bright red, blue, yellow…)
  • Pain relief tablets / Allergy tablets / Nausea tablets
  • Scissors / Tweezers
  • Hem tape / Safety pins
  • Deodorant / Perfume / Cologne
  • Hairbrush / Comb / Hair elastics
  • Hairspray / Gel
  • Nail polish (Keeping everyone in your wedding party on the same shade makes touch-ups quick and easy)
  • A lint roller
  • Bobby pins
  • Contact lens backup / Eye drops
  • Lotion
  • Mini makeup kit (or at least concealer!)
  • Stain remover pen
  • Lip balm
  • Dental floss / Mouthwash / Mints
  • Q-tips
  • Tissues / Hankerchief / Baby wipes


Photography: Harustudio // Sydney, NSW
  • Band-Aids / Blister pads
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent (for outdoor ceremonies)
  • Oil-blotting sheets
  • Phone charger (Apple and Android)
  • Super glue
  • Anti-static spray
  • Snacks (we’re serious) and water
  • Cigars
  • Umbrella


Photography: Hilary Cam Photography // Sydney, NSW

Kassidy Eberhart
Contributor
Communications
NSW, Australia

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