Washingtonian Daily Deals
Jack Franklin Ties online carries more than 60 styles of brand-name, hand-sewn silk ties. Achieve a polished look with one of these three deals: pay $15 for a $40 coupon; pay $72 for a four-month membership to the Tie of the Month Club, a $108 value; or pay $162 for a yearlong membership (a $324 value).
$15 for $30 worth of food and drink at Tackle Box
Tackle Box serves beach-shack fare (think fish tacos and lobster rolls) using eco-friendly practices and seasonal ingredients.
$55 for a bicycle tune-up at the Bicycle Pro Shop (a $110 value)
The Bicycle Pro Shop in Alexandria is offering a full-service tune-up (including cleaning, damage diagnostics, and repair) for half off.
Up to 64 percent off a customized calendar or personalized photo book from Snapfish
Snapfish.com turns photos into a range of gifts from puzzles to ornaments. Pay $12 for a 2011 calendar (normally $25) featuring your favorite memories, or pay $10 for a bound photo book (normally $28).
$29 for seven Bikram yoga classes at Bikram Yoga Reston (a $140 value)
The 90-minute sessions at Bikram Yoga Reston involve 26 postures in a 105-degree room. The heat is supposed to loosen your muscles while the yoga promotes physical and mental fitness. Try seven classes for $29 and pocket the 79-percent savings.
Additional LivingSocial deals:
$25 for $50 worth of British food and drink at Againn Tavern in Rockville.
$64 for $130 of red wine at Schneider’s of Capitol Hill
Schneider’s of Capitol Hill is offering a case of six red wines for $64. The box holds a Bilton Matt Black 2006, a Cockatoo Ridge Shiraz 2007, a Mermaid Ridge Cabernet/Merlot 2007, a Pazzo 2007, a Rutherglen Reunion Rhone Blend 2004, and a Two Paddocks Picnic Pinot Noir 2007 (a $130 value). The staff at Schneider’s can provide information on the wines and suggestions for pairings.
$60 for a Mom’s Morning Out four-pack and lifetime membership at Funfit Family Fitness (a $180 value)
Funfit Family Fitness (locations in Maryland and Virginia) offers fitness classes for parents and their kids, from toddlers through preteens. Pay half price for a lifetime membership plus four Mom’s Morning Out classes for kids ages two through eight—drop off your children Tuesdays from 9:30 to 12:30 for active games, crafts, lunch, and a morning to yourself.
Additional Plum District deal:
$19 for $40 worth of personalized storybooks and more from Flattenme.com.
$89 for seven classes at the Little Gym, including membership fee (a $194 value)
The Little Gym (six locations in Maryland and Virginia) encourages kids from four months to 12 years to be active. Choose one program (options include karate and gymnastics) for the seven-week trial, which runs December 6 through January 31.
$25 for an introductory scuba-diving lesson at SPE Dive School (a $100 value)
Scuba is an expensive hobby; try it for cheap with this deal from SPE Dive School in Chevy Chase. The class teaches you how to use scuba equipment in a shallow pool and about the methodology of underwater exploration. The deal also gives you $50 toward an entry-level certification course. All you need to bring is a bathing suit and a towel.