A Checklist For The Bridesmaid

To all those brides who have a little bit of O.C.D. and who have a list ready for everything, everywhere you go. We made a checklist that you can give your bridesmaids for your wedding day.


  • The Wedding Timeline to make sure that everyone is on time
  • A special letter for the bride to make her feel excited and loved
  • Your bridesmaid speech – always good to have a back –up even when speaking from the heart
  • Important contact details of service providers, friends and family to reach anyone easily.
  • Number for a backup taxi services for anyone who needs a lift


  • Plasters for any “ouchies”
  • Tissues for happy tears only
  • Pain Killers
  • Safety pins to make something smaller or to fix a little tear.
  • Double sided tape to stick it up.
  • Chewing gum
  • Mini scissors to cut something
  • Sewing kit to fix something
  • Q-Tips for cleaning and touching up
  • Tweezers for finer touches
  • Clear nail polish for touch ups on any smudges
  • Hair ties and bobby pins, you never know when you have fly-away hairs.
  • Nail glue that can save a broken nail.
  • Pen and a note – pad for the last minute list
  • Straws to keep the lipstick from smudging
  • Cotton wool


  • Bag of snacks to keep you full during the day
  • Dancing Shoes to get the party going once the formalities are over
  • Jewellery that matches your outfit
  • The right bra for your dress
  • Lots and lots of bottled water
  • Your own make-up for touch ups during the night
  • Stain Remover for if the wine gets spilled
  • Buttoned shirt to easily undress after hair and make-up
  • Eye drops for any itchy eyes
  • Razor and shaving cream
  • Body Lotion
  • Make-up remover to fix and clean any smudges


  • Your best dance moves to keep the party going
  • Your best selfie smile to look perfect on every picture.
  • A wedding gift for the bride and groom
  • The Bride’s favourite bottle of bubbly
  • Fun and positive energy for the whole day



Real Weddings

Asaba James and Twinomujuni Deborah via mikolo