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Get a Head Start on Holiday Shopping with These Exclusive Reader Deals

Get a head start on gift shopping or prepare for holiday festivities with these exclusive discounts on party dresses, jewelry, wreaths, and more.

Tucker Blair
Tucker Blair, the Washington-based e-retailer, has had its needlepoint goods everywhere of late—even on Gossip Girl. This month, readers can take 15 percent off all purchases by using the code “Washingtonian” at checkout. The belts make a good gift for the dapper man or lady in your life.

Through H.Bloom, you can arrange to have fresh flowers delivered to someone weekly, at prices that start at $29 per delivery. New subscribers can take 30 percent off their first order with the code “Washingtonian” at checkout.

Red Barn Mercantile
Red Barn Mercantile, 113 S. Columbus St., Alexandria; 703-838-0355
Mention The Washingtonian at Red Barn Mercantile and take 20 percent off the wide selection of candles—perfect for prettying up your home during a party or as hostess gifts.

1557 Potomac Greens Dr., Alexandria; 703-519-5242; 4150 Campbell Ave., Suite 104, Arlington; 703-379-5242
Looking for a party outfit? A gift for a chic friend? You may find what you’re after at Periwinkle, a boutique that stocks such labels as Shoshanna, Hale Bob, and Butter. Mention The Washingtonian to save 20 percent on full-price merchandise through November 23. Jewelry and other selected items are excluded.

Details: A Unique Gift Boutique
6590 Jefferson St., Haymarket; 703-754-0000
At Details, a stylish shop in Haymarket, you may find an interesting hostess gift, a little bling for your best friend, or stocking stuffers by such names as Mariposa, Lindsay Phillips, and SlimRitas. All purchases are 20 percent off if you mention The Washingtonian at checkout. Items by Pandora, Vera Bradley, and Brighton are excluded.

Thrifted & Modern
While you may like getting dolled up for holiday parties, there’s always the possibility that someone else will show up wearing the same fancy frock. Ensure that your outfit is one of a kind when you order from one of our favorite vintage sites, Thrifted & Modern. Prefer something new? It also has a good selection of gift-worthy accessories. This month, readers can take 15 percent off all orders with the code “Washingtonian” at checkout.

Bella Bethesda
4733 Elm St., Second Floor, Bethesda; 301-718-9111
Hit the holiday parties with a new do. First-time clients can take 20 percent off a haircut at Bella Bethesda salon when they mention The Washingtonian.

The Christmas Attic
125 S. Union St., Alexandria; 703-548-2829
Give the entrance to your home some holiday sparkle. Take 20 percent off any wreath at Old Town’s Christmas Attic when you mention The Washingtonian at checkout.

3.0.1 Jewelry
The glittery bangles by Bethesda-based 3.0.1 Jewelry are perfect for the holidays. Take 20 percent off all purchases with the code “Washingtonian” at checkout.

The Shoe Hive
127 S. Fairfax St., Alexandria; 703-548-7105
Old Town’s Shoe Hive sells more than shoes. This month, Washingtonian readers can take 15 percent off the boutique’s baubles from famed designer Alexis Bittar. These are a cult favorite, perfect for work or play.

This article appears in the November 2011 issue of The Washingtonian.

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