Picture this. It is the day of your wedding. You are at the church and oh my you forgot to bring... So you can either have someone rush away to get this item or you can read the rest of this article and be prepared.

Below is a checklist of some of the accessories you will need for your reception and ceremony site. I am sure you can think of some more items that will come in handy the day of your wedding. So when ever you think of some items that you feel will benefit you the day of your wedding just write them down as you go and you will be prepared for almost anything.

  • _____ Reception entertainment payment and tip (tip not required)
  • _____ Payment in full for reception site
  • _____ Unity candle set
  • _____ Flower girl basket and rose petals
  • _____ Wedding guestbook and pen set
  • _____ Your marriage license
  • _____ Donation for Officiant minimum $100.00 or more
  • _____ Donation for the church
  • _____ Ring bearer pillow
  • _____ Basket or a nice presentation for your wedding programs
  • _____ Scissors and clear scotch tape
  • _____ Bubbles or bird seed
  • _____ Wedding programs for the ceremony
  • _____ Banquet Programs
  • _____ Cake and knife serving set
  • _____ Cake topper or cake decorations
  • _____ Liquor or champagne
  • _____ Wedding favors
  • _____ Engagement Portrait or a nice picture of your selves
  • _____ Envelope box for your cards
  • _____ Bartender payment (only needed if not paid in full)
  • _____ Decorations for the church and ceremony site
  • _____ Single use cameras for your wedding guests
  • _____ Guest list with seating assignments (not required if not having assigned seating)
  • _____ Place card holders
  • _____ Lots of pens
  • _____ Toasting Flutes
  • _____ Wedding day emergency kits (for you and bridesmaids)

The wedding day emergency kit is one of the most essential parts of your wedding to make sure it runs smoothly. Make sure you pack your emergency kits in a small carrying bag for ease of use.

Wedding day emergency kit

  • _____ Tylenol or aspirin
  • _____ Baby Powder
  • _____ Hair pins
  • _____ Cotton swabs
  • _____ Nail glue
  • _____ Extra pair of comfortable shoes
  • _____ Nail clippers and file
  • _____ Phone list of all important people (vendors, maid of honor, member of wedding party etc.)
  • _____ Comb or hair brush
  • _____ Mousse, hair spray or hair gel
  • _____ Lotion
  • _____ Bandages
  • _____ Moist towelettes
  • _____ Extra pair of nylons
  • _____ Lip balm
  • _____ Safety Pins
  • _____ Small sewing kit (thread that matches dress)
  • _____ Small bottle of mouth wash, little tube of tooth paste or tic tacs
  • _____ Tampons or pads
  • _____ Kleenex or facial tissue
  • _____ Touch up make up

Just remember before you have your wedding just try to think of anything possible that could happen that could disrupt your wedding day. Once you thought of all of the possible things that could happen just write them down and make sure you bring them the day of the wedding.