Wedding Emergency Kit: Everything You Need to Save the (Big) Day

Make sure you have all these essentials on hand for your big day

Updated 02/02/18
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You've spent months planning every last detail so your wedding day goes off without a hitch. While you can't avoid every last minute crisis that might occur while you and your girls are getting ready, you can definitely be prepared for them—and that starts with the little things. We've put together a list of everything you may need to avoid any fashion emergencies that could come up on your special day for the ultimate wedding day emergency kit.

Garment Tape

If you or your bridesmaids plan to rock dresses with a deep-v, double-stick fashion tape will be your best friend. It'll keep everything in place while you walk down the aisle.

Hollywood Fashion Secrets Tape Tin, $8.88, available on Amazon

Safety Pins

It's key to bring along set of safety pins (in a range of sizes). They're a quick fix for just about any fashion emergency, from a broken bra strap to a torn hemline.

Bemeno Heavy Duty Gold Safety Pins, $9.99 for 300, available on Amazon

Hairspray

Don't waste money on static-guard—just keep a bottle of hairspray in your suite. This double-duty accessory will take care of clingy fabric and help with any last minute touch-ups after the hairdresser leaves.

Big Sexy Hair Spray & Play Professional Volumizing Hairspray, $15.30, available on Amazon

Lint Roller

Having one of these guys around will make sure that all your bridemaids and groomsmen will stay fuzz-free.

Flint retractable lint roller, $6.99, available at the Container Store

Hand-Held Steamer

Get rid of wrinkles and creases in a flash with this travel-sized gadget.

Joy Mangano "My Little Steamer" $20, available at Bed Bath and Beyond

Insoles

You've found the cutest shoes. The last thing you want is to be limping off the dance floor with sore feet.

Dr. Scholl’s Comfort Tri-Comfort Insoles for Women, $6.39, available on Amazon

Blister Stick

Now that the balls of your feet are comfy, make sure to also to have a blister stick on hand to protect heels and toes. Just swipe on before the ceremony and enjoy a blister-free night.

Compeed Anti-Blister Stick, $6.70, available on Amazon

Stain Remover

A stain remover pen or wipe is a must-have in your wedding prep arsenal. No matter how careful you are, someone is going to spill something, somewhere, over the course of the night.

Tide To Go Instant Stain Remover Pens, $14.04 for pack of 3, available on Amazon

Earring Backs

Keep some extra jewelry backings on hand to avoid spending the final pre-ceremony moments crawling on the floor looking for that lost one.

Women's Earring Back Set, $5 for 28, available at Target

Sewing Kit

Lastly, keep a small set of sewing supplies available in case a button pops off or you notice any loose strings that need to be taken care of.

Stitch & Mend Mini Sewing Kit, $15, available on Amazon

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