DIY or Buy Day-Of Emergency Kit Anniversary, Apparel, Bridesmaid Gifts, Conservation Framing, Groomsmen Gifts, Party Favors, Personal Gifts, Photo Gifts, Stationery, Wedding Websites Hey brides, instead of reinventing the wheel, we found this awesome article on theknot.com. We hope that you enjoy! DIY If you’re planning on making your own emergency kit, here’s a list of essential (and some optional) items to pack: Breath mints: Get your mouth ready for that first kiss with mini mints. Altoids small mints, $16 for pack of 9, CandyWarehouse.com Tweezers: From stray hairs to clumped lashes, you never know when these will come in handy. Tweezerman Ultra Precision point tweezer, $36, NeimanMarcus.com Blotting papers: Keep shine away with oil-absorbing sheets. Sephora blotting papers, $8, Sephora.com Clear polish: Smooth out any unexpected chips for the perfect #ringselfie. Kur instant smudge fix, $14, LondonTownUSA.com Lipstick: Touch up your lip often with a mini tube in your shade of choice. Givenchy Le Rouge lipstick, $36, Sephora.com Tissues: For dabbing away happy tears (and keeping your eye makeup on point). Kleenex On the Go slim pack, $2 for pack of 3, Drugstore.com Hair spray: Splurge on a high-quality formula to make sure your ’do stays put. Bumble and Bumble thickening hair spray, $11 for 2 oz., BumbleandBumble.com Fragrance: Dab a scent on your pulse points to smell amazing all day. Acqua Di Parma Gelsomino Nobile body cream, $95 for 5.25 oz., Sephora.com Face mist: Just one spritz of this spray infused with herbal essential oils refreshes makeup and calms skin. Caudalie beauty elixir spray, $18 for 1 oz., Caudalie.com Stain remover: Pack a portable stain removing pen for any sudden spills. Tide Tide to Go mini, $3, BedBathandBeyond.com Fashion tape: A quick fix for falling hemlines—and plunging necklines. Hollywood Fashion Secrets fashion tape, $9, Ulta.com Makeup bag: Look for a larger bag to hold your day-of items. We love the sleek greige color of this one. Cuyana leather travel case set, $110, Cuyana.com Optional DIY Items Aspirin Band-Aids Dental floss/toothpicks Granola bars or other easy-to-carry snacks Krazy Glue (for nail fixes, shoe heels, decorations, even jewels) Sunblock (if you’ll be outdoors) Buy If you’re too busy to make your own emergency kit (and we don’t blame you), consider buying a prepackaged one like the Shemergency Kit by Pinch Provisions. This handy pouch is a steal at $35 and contains 40 different products to keep you looking—and feeling—fresh on your wedding day. The best part? Everything is travel size, so you can also take it on your honeymoon. If you really love it, give it to your engaged friends as a fun and practical shower gift.