FASHION + JEWELRY
View the latest from Monique Lhuillier at the designer’s Edina location, April 26-28. Appointments required. Monique Lhuillier, 3928 W. 50th St., Edina, 612-929-0747, moniquelhuillier.com
Get your “I Do” card for special offers at 50th & France! Deals currently include 15 percent off first dress for any wedding events, or 20 percent off your entire purchase of two dresses or more at il Vostro Boutique, complimentary jewelry cleaning at Robert Foote Jeweler, 15 percent off regularly priced bra of your choice during a private or bridal party fitting at La Bratique, 20 percent off all flower girl dresses at Goodnight Moon, free cleaning or appraisal at Diamonds Direct, 15 percent off new order accessories at Brides of France, 10 percent off jewelry or special occasion shoes for the bride or her party at Bessie’s Boutique, 10 percent off bridal alterations at The Dressmaker, 10 percent off dresses at Suzetra, 10 Percent off at Bumbershute, complimentary bridal services for brides with a party of 5 or more at Spalon Montage, and 15 percent off any item at Room No. 3. Offers valid until December 31, 2012. Brides can request cards by emailing their name and address to email@example.com.
Enjoy new-and-improved happy hour salon services at Ivy Spa Club! Tuesdays from 4-8 p.m. take advantage of discounts on salon services (20 percent off hair services, 20 percent off all massages, body streatments and facials, 15 percent off all nail services, 10 percent off waxing, and 10 percent off all Ivy Signature bath and body products). For more information, call 612-343-3131 or visit ivyspaclub.com
Through April, Dressy Girl Kouture is offering free US shipping on any purchase. Stop here for Mother-of-the-Bride, bridesmaid, and bridal dresses, as well as event accessories and handbags. dressygirlkouture.com
Mall of America is hosting the award-winning exhibit, Diana: A Celebration, a rare opportunity to view Princess Diana’s 1981 Royal Wedding Gown. The gown features more than 10,000 tiny, mother-of-pearl sequins and pearls. Exhibit runs through June 10. moa.com
Brides have a lot to worry about, from planning to crisis-control. Get in control with Ivy Fitness Club (within Ivy Spa Club in downtown Minneapolis). Join a nutritional expert to learn healthier and cleaner eating and take part in an hour boot camp session with Ivy’s expert personal trainer, April 28, from 1–3 p.m. Specially for brides, Bridal Yoga & Stress Management class will be held on May 6, from 2–4 p.m. Ivy teams up with BlissLab to create a yoga session that gives you the tools to be present, relaxed and confident in the days leading up to your wedding. All classes are $35, plus anyone who signs up for a workshop can save $20 on any spa service $85 or more that same day! Ivy Fitness Club, 201 11th St. S., Mpls., 612-343-3131, ivyspaclub.com
Present your “I Do” card from 50th & France and receive a one week introductory course (including a sample private lesson, group class, practice party, and a 40 minute private lesson) at Arthur Murray Dance Studio. Also at 50th & France, a special bridal personal training package at Steele Fitness. Arthur Murray Dance Studio, 5041 France Ave. S, Edina, 612-920-1900, twincitiesarthurmurray.com, Steele Fitness, 3918 W 49th St, Edina, 952-285-8009, steelefitness.com
If you buy your invitations from Watermark Stationery or your dress from Posh Bridal Boutique, you can enjoy 10 percent off the Bridal Barre package at Balanced Barre & Pilates! Find your perfect invites or dress, and get your fitness on! Balanced Barre & Pilates, 240 Minnetonka Ave. S., Wayzata, 952-473-2433, balancedbarre.com
PHOTOGRAPHY / INVITATIONS
Feeling sassy? How about a free boudoir session with Sassy Couture by Images by Kris, plus a $500 album credit? Yours with any wedding collection, now through the end of April. Offer valid for 2012 weddings. Images by Kris, 651-815-7991, imagesbykris.com, sassycouturephotography.com
15 percent off guest address printing at Paperista when you present your “I Do” card. 50th & France, Edina, 612-886-3470, paperista.com
RECEPTIONS / HONEYMOON
Join Williams-Sonoma and Pottery Barn for a registry party, May 3 and June 28 from 6-8 p.m. Registrants and one guest each will receive 10 percent off purchases made at both stores. Visit this page to sign up and find the most convenient location for the party.
Do you picture your wedding in the mountains? Look no further than the Summit Chalet at Lutsen Mountains. Save more than 30 percent on remaining dates in 2012. A wedding at Lutsen Mountains means a gondola ride to the Summit of Moose Mountain and the Summit Chalet, an outdoor ceremony overlooking Lake Superior, cocktail hour and dinner inside the chalet, and discounted rooms for you and your guests at Eagle Ridge Resort. For more information, contact Melissa Dressely at firstname.lastname@example.org, 218-406-1319
Introducing the first annual Zenith City Indie Wedding Show, held in Duluth, MN. Enjoy meeting with various vendors from the area including Mad Chicken Studio, Derick Cich Makeup Artistry, Tin Cup Design, and Saffron & Grey, April 29th, at Clyde Iron Works from 4-8 p.m. Expo features a runway show, performances and interactive booth presentations. Clyde Iron Works, 2920 West Michigan St., Duluth.