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5 Reasons Why Brides Should Have a Wedding Detail Box for Their Photographer and What to Include

wedding day details of jewelry, bouquet, and shoes

A wedding is a beautiful celebration of love, filled with unforgettable moments that deserve to be captured and cherished forever. As a photographer, I love making sure that every detail of the wedding is impeccably documented. One way to help me or your photographer capture those details is by utilizing a wedding detail box for us to easily grab and go. In this blog post, we will dive into the significance of a wedding detail box and what to include in it.

What is a Wedding Detail Box?

A wedding detail box is a thoughtfully curated collection of selected items that represent the essence of the wedding day. It serves as a comprehensive resource for photographers, enabling them to capture all the intricate details that make each wedding unique and memorable. The contents of the detail box can vary depending on personal preferences, wedding themes, and cultural elements.

Here are 5 reasons why your photographer will love that you have a detail box ready on the day of the wedding:

  1. It helps you and your photographer stay organized keeping all the essential elements in one place.

  2. It let’s your photographer know what’s most important to you.

  3. It saves time and ensures no details go unnoticed.

  4. Helps with your photographers creativity.

  5. It allows your photographer to capture a story.

What to include in your detail box? (From both partners)

  • Wedding rings

  • All jewelry being worn

  • Invitation Suite

  • Ring box

  • Shoes

  • Veil/hair accessories

  • Vow books/letters

  • Perfume/Cologne

  • Watch

  • Cuff links

  • Ribbon or fabric

  • Anything of sentimental value (example: heirlooms, gifts, etc.)

Every couple’s wedding detail box will look different. From all the things, to the essentials, down to the minimum. And that’s okay! Your wedding details should be a reflection of your wedding day and the two of you as a couple. Here are some detail photo examples of things past clients put in their detail box.



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