November 7, 2017
More Great News!
In addition to last week’s great steals and deals for brides, here come even more
Written by Catherine Lowe and Middi Joyce
If you missed last week’s roundup of November happenings for the betrothed, click here to see volume one. Otherwise, pull out that planner and log in these dates. Happy shopping, all!
Some guys just can’t help waiting till the last minute, even when it comes to getting outfitted for the Big Day. If your man falls into that category (and you have an early 2018 wedding), head to Charleston Tuxedo. Orders received by November 14 will be tailored and shipped by Christmas. And a bonus: 100 percent of the proceeds will be donated to the Charleston community. Charleston Tuxedo, 162 Wentworth St., (843) 974-5938, www.charlestontuxedo.com
It’s starting to be the most wonderful time of the year and Senza Tempo is getting in on the festive action—big-time. Ruby red items are marked down this month through Thanksgiving; orders over $450 get $50 off (code: PREBF450); and when your order totals $1,000-plus, you receive an English Garden Silk Twill Scarf (normally $275). Senza Tempo, P.O. Box 20163, (843) 779-8758, www.senzatempofashion.com
Calling all stag and hen party goers: Put the newly opened Edmund’s Oast Exchange on your radar. Every Tuesday this month brings a special beer tasting (which benefit Trident Literacy Association) at the craft beer and wine bar. And Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5:30-7:30 p.m. feature blind wine tastings. Edmund’s Oast Exchange, 1081 B Morrison Drive, (843) 990-9449, www.edmundsoast.com
Along with their newly designed website, The Boutique of Charleston is getting a brand new location in downtown. This iconic Charleston store is moving up the road to 141 Broad Street–on the border of the French Quarter and South of Broad–before Christmas. Follow us on Twitter to keep up with the latest. The Boutique, 141 Broad St., (843) 722-1441, https://theboutiquecharleston.com/
Hear ye, hear ye! As of today, Betty Bridal now calls 17 State Street home. (They’ve moved from Upper King to the French Quarter.) Follow us on Twitter to hear about their grand re-opening. In the meantime, contact the shop for details and appointments. Betty Bridal Atelier, 17 State St., (843) 642-8220, http://www.bettybridalatelier.com/
Stop by Gown Boutique of Charleston for a giant sale–we’re talking up to 75 percent off sample gowns, all of which are in excellent condition. Call to schedule your appointment. Gown Boutique of Charleston, 664-A Long Point Road, (843) 856- 2682, www.gownboutiqueofcharleston.com
Wedding planning got you stressed out? Stop by Karla Jean Studio for a 15-minute $15 massage from Ashley Limehouse of Ashley & Co. Mobile Spa; sip teas from Lil’ Duck Kombucha; and sample healthy treats and smoothies from Juice Plus. While there, talk out your bridal look with the stylists. Karla Jean Studio, 1311 Ashley River Rd., (843) 872-6911, www.karlajeanstudio.com
Charleston's newest bridal salon, Verità , hosts the “Best of Tara Keely Trunk Show” and offers 10 percent off a purchase of the designer’s gowns. Verità Bridal, 320 W. Coleman Blvd., Unit J, (843) 388-7064, www.veritabridal.com
Fall in love with European lace from the new Precious Metals collection at Emily Kotarski Bridal. Order from the stunning new gowns on Black Friday and receive 20 percent off and a complimentary veil. Emily Kotarski, 263-D King St., (843) 619-7645, www.emilykotarski.com
Looking for something for your bridesmaids, flower girl, or MOG? Stop by Gold Creations during Small Business Saturday for the perfect pieces. Gold Creations, 74 S Market St., (843) 577-4862, www.goldcreationschs.com
Fuel up with sweets (vegan donuts, anyone?) from Charleston-based Bib.On and find a little something to accent your rehearsal dinner look when you stop by West Elm on King Street for a Small Business Saturday pop up. Along with the usual great local artists featured there, you’ll also find a few traveling designers like Our Spare Change and Jewels by Jules. West Elm, 484 King St., (843) 720-3580, www.westelm.com