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Celebrate spring in style!

Celebrate spring in style!

The Boutique District has you covered this spring as you prepare for your Easter, graduations, spring wedding events and parties. Follow our plan below and you will be sure to dazzle at home, at brunch and pretty much anywhere you go this season! KEY 529 Kids Consign: various styles at great prices The Pink Palm […]

Alberto Parada and Bijoux De Mer Trunk Show

Alberto Parada and Bijoux De Mer Trunk Show

When: May 3, 2014 all-day
Where: Mystique Jewelers , 211 Strand Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Whether on the red carpet or at home with their families, celebrity moms love Alberto Parada jewelry. Join us for a special One Day Trunk Show featuring designer Alberto Parada as seen on Jessica Alba, Kyle Richards and Livia Firth. We will also be showcasing Bijoux De Mer Fine Jewelry. Just in time for Mother’s … read more »

KATRINA TINES’ SUMMER INTERMEDIATE COOKIE DECORATING CLASS

KATRINA TINES’ SUMMER INTERMEDIATE COOKIE DECORATING CLASS

When: May 18, 2014 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: La Cuisine, 323 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

If you’ve taken any of Katrina’s beginning classes, you are now ready for this one. Check out her website www.thkatsmeow.com to see some of the techniques you will learn from her. Plus, all students receive 20% off on their purchase on the day of the class and a 20% discount coupon for a later shopping … read more »

KATRINA TINES SUMMER COOKIE DECORATING CLASS FOR BEGINNERS

KATRINA TINES SUMMER COOKIE DECORATING CLASS FOR BEGINNERS

When: May 18, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Where: La Cuisine, 323 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Katrina Tines teaches the best beginner class you will ever take. This one has a beach vacation theme to it so you’ll have fun practicing your decorating techniques for cookies this summer. The Cuisinettes want to see what you do with the bikini! cookies! Katrina will use these cookie shapes to train you how to … read more »

A COOKBOOK & TRAVEL FESTA WITH DOMENICA MARCHETTI

A COOKBOOK & TRAVEL FESTA WITH DOMENICA MARCHETTI

When: April 26, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: La Cuisine, 323 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Domenica Marchetti is a local author of several outstanding books for any home cook. Her family is from Abruzzo, and her mother and aunts were marvelous cooks, so many of her recipes reflect that heritage. We always have some of her dishes to try from her books when she comes in. Today we will have … read more »

ALEXANDRIA’S IRISH CONNECTION–CATHAL ARMSTRONG & MY IRISH TABLE

ALEXANDRIA’S IRISH CONNECTION–CATHAL ARMSTRONG & MY IRISH TABLE

When: May 10, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: La Cuisine, 323 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

If you live or shop in Alexandria, most likely you have been to one of the restaurants run by Cathal Armstrong’s Eat Good Food Group: Restaurant Eve (their Lickitysplit Menu is one of the best lunch deals in town) Majestic Cafe, Eammon’s, and Society Fair. But you may not know about the renaissance in Irish … read more »

Cobblestone Runway: A Weekend in Old Town

Cobblestone Runway: A Weekend in Old Town

It’s here! After many weeks of teasers and mentions, the Cobblestone Runway lookbook is published! This collaboration by some of our Boutiques (Bishop Boutique, The Dog Park, Zoe Boutique) and other local businesses, gives an inside peek into style and fashion done the Old Town way. Everyone and everything looks fantastic, but can we agree […]

Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

When: April 1, 2014 – April 30, 2014 all-day
Where: European Country Living, 1006 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Join us during the month of April to make room for several new containers that will be arriving from Europe. We are cleaning up our store and warehouse and have a wide selection of merchandise available at 20-40% off original pricing. Call us at 703-778-4172 if you have any questions. Or stop by for a … read more »

Bloomers’ Semi-Annual Bra Drive

Bloomers’ Semi-Annual Bra Drive

When: May 10, 2014 all-day
Where: Both Bloomers' locations

Just in time for Mother’s Day. Clean out your drawers, bring us your gently used bras, and treat yourself to new bras at 20% off. Bras will only be accepted on this day. All bras are donated to The Bra Recyclers. This event is at both Bloomers’ locations: Old Town Alexandria 924 King Street Alexandria, … read more »

Asian Cherry Blossom Tasting

Asian Cherry Blossom Tasting

When: April 12, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Olio Tasting Room, 1223 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Join us for another delicious tasting by Chef Beth Scanlon of Food Fare Caterers. This time we honor those who brought us the beautiful cherry blossom trees we are lucky enough to enjoy each Spring! Our culinary wonder-woman will be delighting us with mouth-watering Asian themed treats with the usual Olio twist. This event is … read more »