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Top 10 Wedding Day Essentials

Have a stress-free wedding with the help of these top ten bride-to-be essentails

Have a stress-free wedding with the help of these top ten bride-to-be essentails

Wedding bells about to ring! Since the prime seasons to say “I do” are upon us, we’d definitely bet you know at least a few brides and grooms who have agreed to make the big leap. Whether you’re a bride, a bridesmaid, or MOB, we’re here to help make the big day as stress-free as possible with the top ten wedding day essentials. From the perfect long-lasting lipstick to a sweet robe to wear while she gets ready, this list covers all the bases when it comes to ensuring that the day goes off with only one hitch—the happy couple’s. A wedding is a wonderful occasion, so ensure the only surprises are happy ones with these ten great bride-to-be essentials.

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April 27, 2017

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Nars Velvet Matte Lip Pencil
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Nars Velvet Matte Lip Pencil

BEST FOR: Standing the test of time—the last thing you need to worry about on your big day is having your lipstick bleed or stain.

USERS SAID: “I LOVE these lip pencils! I fell in love when I received the Cruella sample for my bday gift. Goes on smoothly and stays put; almost comparable to a liquid lipstick without the super dry look.”

Fujifilm Instax Mini 8 Instant Film Camera

BEST FOR: Capturing special moments of the bride and bridesmaids when getting ready 

USERS SAID: “Awesome little memory maker! Everything is a little overexposed but it has a great vintage look. Just play with the flash settings. The auto exposure is pretty spot on most of the time.” 

Yosi Samra Samara Studded Flats

BEST FOR: A back-up plan—if the bride’s feet are killing her, she can easily slip into these comfy and cute flats.

LOVED FOR: These foldable shoes are easy to throw in your kit for prepping for the day. 

BHLDN French Market Hanger

BEST FOR: Displaying your brides and bridesmaids dresses with elegance and class for photos.

USERS SAID: “I was super hesitant about buying offline, but I am so happy that I did! I was not disappointed at all. I was thinking maybe something might not meet my high expectations of the picture I had in my head. Nope!! The hanger is extremely detailed, heavy, and actually quite shiny.”

MAC False Lashes Waterproof Mascara

BEST FOR: Keeping your complexion streak-free the day of—this waterproof mascara won’t smudge or clump once the waterworks start.

USERS SAID: “I have tried every brand of waterproof mascara and was devastated when Max Factor stopped selling in the US. But this mascara is a dream come true - easy to apply, no clumping, makes my lashes look great, and stays on!”

Kate Spade Miss to Mrs. Tumbler With Straw

BEST FOR: A keepsake she can cherish and enjoy forever 

LOVED FOR:  Its cheeky "Miss to Mrs." display

Skindinavia The Makeup Finishing Spray Bridal

BEST FOR: Setting your makeup on the big day—yhis spray will keep your look locked and fresh for 16 hours and will protect your makeup from tears, kisses, and sweat.

USERS SAID: “This is backup product! I am a bridal makeup artist and have used the original setting spray over and over again. This was my first time using the bridal set spray and it works great just like the original.”

Hanky Panky I Do Swarovski Crystal Low Rise Thong

BEST FOR: Something blue—this sweet and sexy underwear is the perfect pairing for her dress on the big day.

LOVED FOR: These simple, stretchy undies have “I Do” spelled out in crystal and are lined in cotton for the perfect fit. 

In Bloom by Jonquil The Bride Short Satin Wrap

BEST FOR: Wearing while you get your hair and makeup done on the big day 

LOVED FOR: Super soft and silky, this robe is trimmed in lace and will make her feel divine.

PINCH Provisions Bridetastic Wedding Emergency Kit

BEST FOR: Absolutely everything you need! This set includes 101 beauty, fashion, personal and bridal essentials.

LOVED FOR: Ensuring that there's a solution to any problem that may arise

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