Where & When Bridal: What to Do This Weekend

Shop for dresses and a DJ. Plus—DIY invitations!

By: Lynne Shallcross

Thursday, July 24: Trunk Show
Josechu Santana. Even the name is pretty. And the gowns? Well, they’re even prettier! Head to Harriett Kassman (5300 Wisconsin Ave., NW; 202-363-1870) today through Saturday for the Josechu Santana trunk show. In addition to browsing the line’s entire collection of wedding gowns, you can snag 10 percent off if you place an order and put down a deposit during the trunk show. Appointments recommended. Free; Thursday 10 AM to 8 PM, Friday and Saturday 10 AM to 6 PM.


Thursday, July 24: Bridal Showcase
The Pros Entertainment Services invites brides to enjoy wine and cheese while they check out DJ, video, and photo options. Head to Dave & Buster’s (11301 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda; 301-230-5151) on Thursday to see if the Pros is the right fit for your big day. The event begins at 6:45 PM. Get a free ticket here.


Sunday, July 27: Wedding Invites
Paper Source (3019 M St., NW; 202-298-5545) requests the honor of your presence . . . at this weddinginvite workshop! Don’t miss a chance to peruse different styles and learn how to design and produce your own save-the-dates, shower invites, RSVPs, and of course, invitations for the big day! Test out different papers, designs, and ribbons, and listen to a discussion on addressing and printing. $55; 10 AM to 1 PM. RSVP here.

 

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