Building the Perfect Wedding Day Emergency Kit

Posted: 1/17/2014



Building the Perfect Wedding Day Emergency Kit

Anything can, and does, go wrong on your wedding day. But you'll be ready for the unexpected, with these essential wedding savers.





  • Makeup remover
  • Eye makeup remover
  • Vaseline
  • Dental floss
  • Clear nail polish
  • Nail polish remover
  • Emery board
  • Hairspray
  • Lip balm
  • Blotting tissues
  • Kleenex
  • Contact lens solution
  • Eye drops
  • Compact mirror

Clothing Care

  • Sewing kit
  • Clorox to go
  • Tide pen
  • Static guard spray
  • Wrinkle releaser
  • Steamer
  • Lint rollers
  • Fashion tape
  • Shoe shine towels
  • Chalk (color of your wedding gown)


  • First aid kit
  • Pain reliever
  • Antacid
  • Cough drops
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Listerine strips
  • Deodorant
  • Breath mints
  • Band-aids
  • Tampons
  • Fasteners
  • Bobby pins
  • Safety pins
  • Boutonniere pins
  • Double-sided tape
  • Masking tape
  • Scotch tape
  • Duct tape
  • Mounting putty
  • Gorilla glue
  • Crazy Glue

Other Essentials

  • Clear elastic bands
  • Earring backs
  • Matches (or lighter)
  • Extra wedding bands
  • Lysol
  • Scissors
  • Wet wipes
  • Q-tips
  • Nail clipper
  • Pantyhose
  • Bottle water (and straws!)
  • Tweezers
  • Umbrellas
  • Extension cord
  • A charged cellphone (let an attendant carry it)
  • A phone list of all of your wedding day vendors


  • Snacks
  • Mini liquor bottles

NOW you're ready!

To learn more about Fourth Estate Audio's incomparable wedding DJ and lighting services, give me a call at 630.654.4440. I'm here to help.

 Jay Congdon, President


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