As your wedding day draws closer, you can’t help but feel worried and nervous about every little detail. You want to make sure that everything is going fine and that you’re all set. Today, we’re giving you something really useful and helpful just before D-day. To avoid last-minute panicking the night prior to your departure, get a hold of this wedding day checklist! It details the materials you need to pack for your wedding day and it also includes the emergency items you should have with you just in case! Scroll on to get the full details.
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Make sure you pack your full attire, from the gown all the way to your shoes and accessories! Throw in some flats, too, in case your feet get tired from all the dancing.
- Robe or dress for preparations
- Undergarments, shape wear, hosiery
- Wedding dress (on a nice hanger)
- Evening Gown
- Hair accessories
- Extra pair of flat shoes
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Your main man must make sure he’s got his dashing suit and tie ready, too! Make sure he also remembers to pack his watch and cufflinks.
- Undergarments and undershirt
- Suit or Tuxedo
- Bow tie or neck tie
- Hair wax or gel
- Shaver and shaving cream
- Wedding bands
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Of course, you’ll need your Qun Gua as well and all other materials for the Chinese traditional ceremonies such as a red umbrella and a tea set!
- Qun Gua
- Red sleepwear and slippers
- Gua Shoes
- Hair accessories
- Red umbrella
- Tea ceremony set
- Fruits and other food
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As much as we don’t want mishaps during the wedding, sometimes these do happen! So, it’s best to have your emergency kit at hand for any unexpected incidences.
- Medicine and First Aid
-Bobby pins and hair elastics
-Cotton balls and buds
-Clear nail polish
-Oil blotting papers
-Extra earring backs
-Sewing kit with scissors, needles, thread, buttons and safety pins
- Personal Care
-Tampons and/or sanitary napkins
-Extra drinking straws
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Finally, here are some other things that you should include as well. Feel free to add more miscellaneous items to the list as needed!
- Surprise gift for groom / bride
- Laisee for vendors
- Extra cash
- Cheque book
- Change of clothes
- Phone charger and power bank
- Copy of vows and thank you speech
- Wedding day schedule
- Vendor contact list
- Travel documents and passports*
- Suitcase packed and ready*
*If going to honeymoon immediately
Yes, tick all those boxes and be assured that you’re ready to go!
Download your very own copy of the checklist here: Wedding Day Checklist by B&B HK-PDF