Must Have Wedding Day Details

September 29, 2020

As things have changed over the years we’ve noticed that brides have become increasingly more interested in the “little details” and we’re not mad about it! (Let’s be real, we’re living in the age of Instagram!) Whether it’s the perfume the bride wears or a groom’s custom cufflinks… it’s a part of your wedding day story! As planners, we’ve always had an appreciation for details but from a bride’s perspective, it’s easy to get lost in the final months of planning and potentially overlook a special piece of jewelry or subtle touches that can take your detail shots to the next level…

This is exactly why we send a comprehensive list of suggested wedding day details to ALL of our couples leading up to the wedding! When it comes to details it’s better to give your photographer more to work with and potentially integrate into various styles of flatlays that you can cherish for years to come!

Photos: Paige Vaughn Photo

Remember when you’re collecting these items for your wedding day to think about what makes your relationship and your story unique.

Photo: Kelli Durham Photography

See some of our favorite suggestions below and thank us later!


  • Perfume/Cologne
  • Shoes
  • Jewelry
  • Vows (Pro Tip: Writing your own vows? Have a calligrapher handwrite your vows in custom booklets as a special keepsake!)
  • Invitation suite
  • Rings (Pro Tip: Ask your photographer if they have ring boxes for staging! If not, consider purchasing a heirloom ring box that is cohesive with your wedding colors!) 
  • Robes (Fun Fact: Most “getting ready” images are staged towards the tail end of hair & makeup! Make sure you and your girls have some beautiful AND functional robes to capture those memories in the best light possible!)
  • Bouquet
  • Veil
  • Any other sentimental items that are unique to you and your wedding!


Any other sentimental items that are unique to him!


Photo: Paige Vaughn Photo


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