Where & When: Bridal Edition

5 ways to plan for your wedding this weekend

By: Mollie Reilly

Thursday, March 3, through Saturday, March 5
Anne Bowen’s new bridal collection is in a trunk show at the Bridal Salon at Saks Jandel. Brides can meet Anne Bowen herself, and save 10 percent on gowns purchased at the event. Call 301-652-2250 to make an appointment.

Carine’s Bridal Atelier
is hosting a trunk show this weekend featuring Jenny Lee’s Fall 2011 bridal collection. Call 202-965-4696 to make an appointment.

Friday, March 4, and Saturday, March 5
Judd Waddell’s bridal collection features a variety of designs, ranging from full-skirted gowns to sleek silhouettes. They’re in a trunk show at Hitched, where you can save 10 percent on a gown. Call 202-333-6162 to make an appointment.

Friday, March 4, through Sunday, March 6

Love Couture Bridal (12500-B Park Potomac Ave., Potomac) has Justin Alexander’s latest bridal line in a trunk show. You can save 10 percent on the gowns, which feature pure fabrics sourced from around the world. Call 301-610-5683 to make an appointment.

Saturday, March 5

There’s an open house and tasting at the Old Hickory Golf Club (11921 Chanceford Dr., Woodbridge). You can tour the venue’s facilities, sample the catering options, and meet with photographers, florists, DJs, engravers, and other wedding professionals. Noon to 2. $10.

Sunday, March 6

Engaged! in Washington 2011, a bridal showcase, is at three popular District wedding venues: The Hay-Adams, the St. Regis, and the Willard Intercontinental. Limo buses will shuttle guests between the hotels, where you can sip Moët cocktails, sample catering options, have an engagement picture taken, meet wedding professionals, and more. 3 to 8. Buy tickets ($65) from Eventbrite.

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