Bridal party in sequins with bride

Photo: Arte De Vie

From pre-wedding festivities to the actual big day, a wedding weekend can have a lot in store if you're a bridesmaid. To make sure you stay on top of your 'maid duties, we’ve created a checklist of everything you should bring for the busy weekend. So open your tote or suitcase and start packing!

Clothes

  • Bridesmaid dress
  • Rehearsal dinner attire
  • Pre-wedding/getting ready attire (robe, flannel, towel wrap)
  • Pajamas
  • Change of clothes
  • Sweater or jacket
  • Undergarments

  • Toiletries

  • Toothbrush & toothpaste
  • Shampoo & conditioner
  • Dental floss
  • Makeup remover
  • Face wash
  • Soap
  • Hairbrush
  • Perfume
  • Razor & tweezers
  • Deodorant
  • Hairspray
  • Dry shampoo
  • Makeup

  • Accessories

  • Jewelry
  • Rehearsal dinner shoes
  • Wedding-day shoes
  • Flats for dancing
  • Bobby pins
  • Handbag

  • Emergency Kit

  • Safety pins
  • Stain remover pen
  • Mints or breath spray
  • Lint roller
  • Q-tips
  • Pain reliever
  • Tissues
  • Sewing kit
  • Nail file
  • Nail polish
  • Fashion tape
  • Feminine products
  • Any medications

  • Extras

  • Phone/device charger(s)
  • Wallet with credit cards, identifications, etc.
  • Contact lenses or eyeglasses
  • Water bottle