Folding hairbrush with mirror: For quick makeup, teeth and hair checks, this tiny compact can be a lifesaver.
Hand lotion: Cracked knuckles and ashy elbows are not pretty, especially on your wedding day.
Mending kit (including safety pins): A zippered pouch with sewing essentials can rescue a torn veil, your groom's loose buttons and myriad other clothing malfunctions.
Double-sided garment tape: Hide bra straps, execute a last-minute hem and keep fabric (and body parts) in place with the varied sizes and shapes of double-sided tape.
Shoeshine wipes: For a last-minute buff, or to take care of those muddy heels consider getting disposable shoeshine wipes.
Stain remover: Someone, somewhere will spill something, and whoever has the Tide to Go instant stain remover will be the hero.
Deodorant wipes: You may never hug as many people as you do on this day, so smell fresh without fear of white residue.
Breath freshener: You may never kiss as many people as you do on this day.
Facial tissues: Catch tears before they bring down your mascara.
Lint remover: A quick pass of Scotch's mini lint roller over a bridesmaid dress or groomsman suit will pick up any stray hairs and flecks.
Other items to include:
- Earring backs
- Hair spray
- Emery board
- Pain reliever
- Adhesive bandages/blister bandages
- Clear nail polish
- Nail polish remover
- Lip balm
- Dental floss/toothpicks
- Static remover
- Clear hair elastics
- Drinking straws