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24 Products That'll Make Any Night Out On The Town So Much Better

It's the freakin' weekend and you're already exhausted.

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1. A faux-leather jacket you can throw on top of most anything and look like a badass who knows how to dress for the weather.

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Don't be the person on the dance floor who people are hedging bets about whether they're dancing or shivering.

Get them from Amazon: men's jacket for $49.01+ (sizes XS–2XL, 19 colors) or women's jacket for $19.01+ (sizes XS–2XL, 11 varieties)

2. An envelope cross-body purse that comes in 28 colors and will convert to a clutch so you can carry what you need and find your perfect level of fancy for the night.

Get it from Amazon for $17.95 (available in 28 colors).
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Get it from Amazon for $17.95 (available in 28 colors).

3. A slim card case to carry the essentials and slip into your small purse. No, you won't need your stack of coupons and reward cards you have packed into your thicc, usual wallet.

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Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in 13 colors).

4. And some cash because you never know when a bar will be cash-only or you'll need to check your coat.

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Do NOT throw your coat into a random bar booth. That's how they are stolen. Not to be a dad, but it's happened to several friends of mine. (Most black down coats look the same, so it could sometimes even be a case of mistaken identity!)

5. Collapsible flasks of varying sizes to nestle into your bag or coat pocket (and won't go off in a metal detector) because a bottle of Bud Light at this club is $11 and you prefer your wine from home anyway.

Includes 15 flasks of three sizes and two funnels. They're so cheap that it'll be NBD if you get caught with it and have to throw it away. Get them from Amazon for $10.49.
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Includes 15 flasks of three sizes and two funnels. They're so cheap that it'll be NBD if you get caught with it and have to throw it away.

Get them from Amazon for $10.49.

6. A bracelet flask as a multitasking accessory.

Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in 14 colors).
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Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in 14 colors).

7. A lipstick-sized portable charger because you shouldn't have to base your destination on whether or not the joint has one of those charging stations that looks like a neon phone prison.

Bless the bartenders who have charged my phone behind the bar over the years. Promising review: "Bought this for my husband because I worried for him when he was on the road and having to charge his cell phone in a bar or other such establishment. He has used it a ton and hasn't noticed a difference in charging or re-charging time. Super slim design and it fits in his pocket!" —Samantha ScalfGet it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in three colors).Also check out our top picks for portable chargers from BuzzFeed Reviews.
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Bless the bartenders who have charged my phone behind the bar over the years.

Promising review: "Bought this for my husband because I worried for him when he was on the road and having to charge his cell phone in a bar or other such establishment. He has used it a ton and hasn't noticed a difference in charging or re-charging time. Super slim design and it fits in his pocket!" —Samantha Scalf

Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in three colors).

Also check out our top picks for portable chargers from BuzzFeed Reviews.

8. Invisible hair ties that'll pull your hair back once you start sweating a little too much on the dance floor but don't wanna put a dent in your hair.

There are only so many dance moves you can improv to hold your hair up and off of your neck. Get an eight-pack from Amazon for $10 (available in four colors).
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There are only so many dance moves you can improv to hold your hair up and off of your neck.

Get an eight-pack from Amazon for $10 (available in four colors).

9. Fashion tape for keeping your neckline or straps in place so a sliver of your bra doesn't ruin the one group pic where everyone looks decent.

Promising review: "Used these for a wedding. I looked killer, if I may say so myself. I used a couple to hold my bra against my skin, and then a couple to hold my dress against my bra. They held everything in place great, and didn't irritate my skin!" —BiancatGet three packs of 36 strips each for $12.26. Or if you prefer a roll of tape you can get a 20-foot roll for $8.
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Promising review: "Used these for a wedding. I looked killer, if I may say so myself. I used a couple to hold my bra against my skin, and then a couple to hold my dress against my bra. They held everything in place great, and didn't irritate my skin!" —Biancat

Get three packs of 36 strips each for $12.26. Or if you prefer a roll of tape you can get a 20-foot roll for $8.

10. No-show socks with grippy heels to keep your old dogs from howling. Or at least put off the pain for a bit.

Includes five pairs total with two black, two nude, and one gray.Get them from Amazon for $10.99.Also check out some no-show socks that'll work well for men's loafers and the like.
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Includes five pairs total with two black, two nude, and one gray.

Get them from Amazon for $10.99.

Also check out some no-show socks that'll work well for men's loafers and the like.

11. Blister-prevention spray that'll make those towering beauts you rarely wear the perfect footwear option for the night.

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Check out a BuzzFeeder's full review.

Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

12. Comfy travel flats to change into after you wear your heels for an hour and give up on being supermodel-tall for the night.

Promising review: "I bought these for my daughter to wear at her dance, as most girls ditch their shoes and go barefoot. (The first time she did this, though, she came home with black, dirty feet!) These fit nicely in a purse (even a little clutch!) and offer comfort when the fancy shoes need to come off. Cinderella needed a pair of these!" —JDWGet them from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL, eight colors).
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Promising review: "I bought these for my daughter to wear at her dance, as most girls ditch their shoes and go barefoot. (The first time she did this, though, she came home with black, dirty feet!) These fit nicely in a purse (even a little clutch!) and offer comfort when the fancy shoes need to come off. Cinderella needed a pair of these!" —JDW

Get them from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL, eight colors).

13. Or some sharp AF flats decked in fancy sequins or tassels that'll make anyone forget you didn't wear heels in the first place.

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Ankle straps are always a good idea if you're going to be dancing or doing a lot of walking.

Get them from Asos: sequined flats for $26 (regular sizes 4-12, wide fit sizes 4-12) or tasseled flats for $40 (regular sizes 4-11, also available in black)

14. Urban Decay All Nighter setting spray and powder you can use as a lethal combo to make any foundation you're wearing waterproof.

I use both, though not in combination every single day. Basically, if I have somewhere to be after work/care about how I look that day I'll use the powder and then follow up with the spray. I also keep the powder in my purse and touch up (if needed) after I use blotting sheets. Get them from Sephora: setting spray for $39 and powder for $34
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I use both, though not in combination every single day. Basically, if I have somewhere to be after work/care about how I look that day I'll use the powder and then follow up with the spray. I also keep the powder in my purse and touch up (if needed) after I use blotting sheets.

Get them from Sephora: setting spray for $39 and powder for $34

15. Oil blotting sheets to blot away the shine you don't want. (I don't have to explain the difference between oil spots and highlighter to you.)

As someone with v oily skin, I've been using blotting sheets since they were a thing. I used to buy four packs of Sephora sheets at a time, but switched over to these in April. You can buy them in bulk! They're wonderful and quite large, effective. Get them from Amazon: single pack for $6.95 or six packs for $29.95
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As someone with v oily skin, I've been using blotting sheets since they were a thing. I used to buy four packs of Sephora sheets at a time, but switched over to these in April. You can buy them in bulk! They're wonderful and quite large, effective.

Get them from Amazon: single pack for $6.95 or six packs for $29.95

16. While we're on the subject, a highlighter palette that won't break the bank can easily dial up your usual beauty routine just a tad.

This one has some nice hues that'll add a little glimmer here or there. If you're clueless about how to use it, put a dab on your cupid's bow to make those lips POP. Yer welcome.Get it from Amazon for $11.24.
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This one has some nice hues that'll add a little glimmer here or there. If you're clueless about how to use it, put a dab on your cupid's bow to make those lips POP. Yer welcome.

Get it from Amazon for $11.24.

17. A compact umbrella that'll fit in your purse or coat pocket so you're never stuck in a place for a drink longer than you'd like because you're unprepared for a downpour.

Get it from Amazon for $14.59+ (available in 13 colors).
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Get it from Amazon for $14.59+ (available in 13 colors).

18. A clip-on flashlight for fishing out your tissues in case you (or a friend) start crying in this club.

Get it from Amazon for $11.99.
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Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

19. A travel first aid kit (or at least some bandages!!!) because it'll be all fun and games until your friend trips on a sidewalk crack while chatting with you between bars and her knee gets all scraped up.

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Kit includes 3 antiseptic wipes, 2 sting relief wipes, 2 antibiotic ointment, 16 various latex-free bandages, 2 safety pins, 1 razor blade, and 1 reusable tin.

Get them from Amazon: kit for $6.99 or box of 280 clear bandages for $10.31

20. Individually wrapped Wet Ones because I'd bet that dive bar your BFF adores won't have hand soap past 8 p.m.

It never hurts to always keep a few of these in your bag!Get five packs of 24 from Amazon for $9.90.
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It never hurts to always keep a few of these in your bag!

Get five packs of 24 from Amazon for $9.90.

21. And some wine wipes in case that second glass of house red has you looking like you've never a toothbrush in your life.

Promising review: "These wine wipes are great! They did exactly as expected. I bought them as a little gift for all the girls in a bachelorette party I hosted. We went to wineries during the day, so these wipes came in handy!" —Alexa RausseGet a 12-pack from Amazon for $7.19.
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Promising review: "These wine wipes are great! They did exactly as expected. I bought them as a little gift for all the girls in a bachelorette party I hosted. We went to wineries during the day, so these wipes came in handy!" —Alexa Rausse

Get a 12-pack from Amazon for $7.19.

22. Minty strips because maybe that fajita you ordered at dinner is coming back to you haunt you chat up a total fox over an IPA.

These things are TINY, so a pack will fit into your bag. Or pocket. Even if you're wearing some women's jeans that have those bullshit short pockets in the front. (Don't get me started.)Get 12 packs of 24 stripes ( total) from Amazon for $14.And don't forget, there are always Altoids!
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These things are TINY, so a pack will fit into your bag. Or pocket. Even if you're wearing some women's jeans that have those bullshit short pockets in the front. (Don't get me started.)

Get 12 packs of 24 stripes ( total) from Amazon for $14.

And don't forget, there are always Altoids!

23. A 24-pack of Pedialyte packets you can dump in a glass or bottle of water to feel way less like death the next morning. I guzzled this during a bachelorette party in New Orleans and WOW did it help.

But really though, I bought this and took it along. The other bachelorette attendees were v v grateful. And they're easy to carry on because they're packets of powder! Unconvinced? Take a journey with an Amazon reviewer below:Promising review: "My go-to hangover cure is Pedialyte. The powder packets are great because they are great for traveling vs. the premixed bottles. Usually after drinking (even very little at this age), I suffer the next day even after drinking Gatorade. But, when I drink Pedialyte, it is like the life is put back into my body; I no longer feel like I need to throw up, and I can function as a real person and actually get work or errands done — whether it is still the weekend or a work day. For example, when I was in Barcelona my friends convinced me to stay out until the sunrise. We ended up wrapping our purses around a lifeguard chair and went swimming at the beach. My friend Kay got her wallet stolen and my friend Becca got her phone stolen. We went to bed late, barely slept, and woke up pretty much dying. Kay and I had to hop on a train to Valencia and Becca had to catch a plane back to the states. I wake up, shake some Pedialyte powder into a 500 ml water, drink it, and successfully pack so that Kay and I can leave in time to make our train. Kay and Becca (without drinking Pedialyte) proceed to wake up and tear up at the fact that they got robbed and have to quickly rush for a train and a plane. Kay is able to pack in time for us to run to get our train and I drag her there. I give Becca the last Euros I have, more than enough to make it to the airport and drink five espresso shots. She naps at the airport, falls asleep, and has to pay $1,200 USD to get a one way flight back to the USA. Kay and Becca did not drink Pedialyte... just saying." —katespadecaseGet them from Amazon for $26.97.
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But really though, I bought this and took it along. The other bachelorette attendees were v v grateful. And they're easy to carry on because they're packets of powder! Unconvinced? Take a journey with an Amazon reviewer below:

Promising review: "My go-to hangover cure is Pedialyte. The powder packets are great because they are great for traveling vs. the premixed bottles. Usually after drinking (even very little at this age), I suffer the next day even after drinking Gatorade. But, when I drink Pedialyte, it is like the life is put back into my body; I no longer feel like I need to throw up, and I can function as a real person and actually get work or errands done — whether it is still the weekend or a work day. For example, when I was in Barcelona my friends convinced me to stay out until the sunrise. We ended up wrapping our purses around a lifeguard chair and went swimming at the beach. My friend Kay got her wallet stolen and my friend Becca got her phone stolen. We went to bed late, barely slept, and woke up pretty much dying. Kay and I had to hop on a train to Valencia and Becca had to catch a plane back to the states. I wake up, shake some Pedialyte powder into a 500 ml water, drink it, and successfully pack so that Kay and I can leave in time to make our train. Kay and Becca (without drinking Pedialyte) proceed to wake up and tear up at the fact that they got robbed and have to quickly rush for a train and a plane. Kay is able to pack in time for us to run to get our train and I drag her there. I give Becca the last Euros I have, more than enough to make it to the airport and drink five espresso shots. She naps at the airport, falls asleep, and has to pay $1,200 USD to get a one way flight back to the USA. Kay and Becca did not drink Pedialyte... just saying." —katespadecase

Get them from Amazon for $26.97.

24. And a contoured eye mask that'll actually block out the light so you can get some Zssss, even if you get home past sunrise.

Staying up to watch the sunrise always seems like a good idea at the time. OK, whatever, it's always really fun and makes the night (that turned into day) feel that much more special. Get two from Amazon for $9.99.
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Staying up to watch the sunrise always seems like a good idea at the time. OK, whatever, it's always really fun and makes the night (that turned into day) feel that much more special.

Get two from Amazon for $9.99.

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