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The Ultimate Bridesmaid Packing Checklist

Ready to get packing? Here are all the essentials you’ll want in your tote bag for a wedding weekend.

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Weddings can be chaotic (in the best way!) for bridesmaids, so you’ll want to be prepared for any and everything. Once you’ve finished crafting your faithful wedding emergency kit you can move on to getting your own essentials in order. From bras to bobby pins, this is everything you’ll need. Make sure you have a cute tote, duffle or suitcase handy, because you’ll have plenty to carry.

Here is your ultimate bridesmaid packing checklist.


  • Bridesmaid dress
  • Rehearsal dinner outfit
  • Robe (or outfit for getting ready)
  • Pyjamas 
  • Change of clothes
  • Coat/jacket
  • Underwear
  • Bra
  • Tights/pantyhose


  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Floss
  • Mouthwash
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Dry shampoo
  • Hairspray
  • Hairbrush
  • Hair tools (curling iron, flat iron, etc.)
  • Comb
  • Cleanser
  • Moisturizer
  • Deodorant
  • Makeup wipes
  • Soap
  • Perfume
  • Razor
  • Tweezers
  • Nail file
  • Nail polish
  • Makeup
  • Bandaids


  • Jewellery
  • Rehearsal dinner shoes
  • Wedding day shoes
  • Flats for dancing
  • Bobby pins
  • Hair elastics
  • Handbag or clutch
  • Sunglasses


  • Phone
  • Charger
  • iPod (or any music device)
  • Contacts or glasses
  • Water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Medications
  • Umbrella