WEDDING & EVENTS
MONTEREY | CARMEL | PEBBLE BEACH

Packing For Your Wedding Day

There’s nothing a wedding planner loves more than a good checklist. Between last minute details and tons of excitement and emotions, it can be easy for you to forget to pack something on your wedding day, so we’ve created this quick little checklist to make sure you don’t forget anything you need!

 

For the Bride:

Attire

  • Clothes for day of prep. A cute robe or collarless shirt always works best.
  • Wedding dress, veil and headpiece
  • Shoes, hosiery and undergarments
  • Bridal slippers or flats
  • Handbag or clutch
  • Keepsake Garter & Toss Garter, handkerchief
  • Departure Outfit, if changing

Personal

  • Cosmetics, Perfume and Toiletries
  • Jewelry and accessories
  • Sunglasses, glasses, contacts
  • Something old, new, borrowed and blue
  • Copy of wedding vows, if writing your own
  • Gift or card for Groom
  • Wedding bands and clean Engagement ring
  • Prescription Medication
  • A separate tote/suitcase as your Honeymoon Bag

Tech

  • Cell Phone and charger
  • Songs or Music (that you promised to bring, or to keep you relaxed)

Documents/Misc.

  • Marriage license
  • Envelopes with tips for vendors
  • Driver’s License and/or Passport
  • Airline flight tickets – if you’re leaving soon after the reception for your honeymoon
  • Digital or printed copies of Itineraries, Confirmation Codes, Reservations (Hotels, Limos, Bookings, etc.)
  • A complete invitation suite and save the date. – for your photographer

For the Groom:

Attire

  • Pre-wedding clothes
  • Tux or Suit
  • Underwear (including white t-shirt),
  • Socks to match
  • Shoes (if not rented)
  • Tie (if not rented)
  • Handkerchief, suspenders or belt

Personal

  • Travel Bag to hold Overnight Items & Toiletries
  • Watch, Cufflinks / Tie Bar
  • Sunglasses, glasses, contacts
  • Copy of wedding vows, if writing your own
  • Gift or card for Bride
  • Wedding band(s)
  • Prescription Medication

Tech

  • Cell Phone and charger
  • Personal camera, charger, chips
  • Personal devices needed before or after the wedding
  • USB or sync cables for devices

Documents/Misc.

  • Marriage license
  • Envelopes with tips for vendors
  • Driver’s License and/or Passport, Insurance Card (for car rentals)
  • Airline flight tickets – if you’re leaving soon after the reception for your honeymoon
  • Copies of Itineraries, Confirmation Codes, Reservations (Hotels, Limos, Bookings, etc.)
  • Car Keys (if needed)

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