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Monique Lhuillier At Carine's; Clicquot Mail Truck Visits D.C.

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GEORGETOWN—Brides, mark those calendars for Carine's Bridal Atelier's Monique Lhuillier trunk show, happening August 21 through 23 in the shop at 1726 Wisconsin Avenue.

GEORGETOWN—In case you didn't get to check out Meg Biram's last studio sale at Creative Collective, she's holding two more this week so "everyone can have their shot at a DVF dress or a See by Chloe bag on the cheap." They're happening at 3417 1/2 M Street NW on Wednesday, July 23 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, July 26 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Biram's also selling her cool new Liberty tanks and Carpe Diem tees on site too.

EVERYWHERE—You're so fancy, D.C. Veuve Clicquot's Clicquot by Mail truck is stopping in Washington and Virginia as part of its cross-country tour. All the special champagne events are free to the public from July 24 through August 2, including a bash at the W Washington DC on Wednesday, July 30, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m with a calligraphist and Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label by-the-glass for $18 paired with homemade potato chips, gourmet rosemary French fries and crab beignets.


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Balducci's in Alexandria, will feature a dinner special from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 24 and Balducci's in McLean, VA will feature a lunch special from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 26. On both occasions, Balducci's will be serving Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label for $54.99 and Rose for $74.99 paired with classic Maryland crab cakes and prosciutto wrapped marinated black figs with fig gastrique.

This Friday, July 25, the Clicquot by Mail truck will be parked at Hotel Monaco in Old Town, Alexandria from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Guests can purchase Yellow Label by-the-glass for $7 or by-the-bottle for $40 and Rose by-the-glass for $8 or a by-the-bottle for $45, while enjoying a photobooth, digital caricaturists, an illusionist and a live band.

On Sunday, July 27, A-Town will be hosting a delicious lunch buffet from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Guests can enjoy refreshing sorbet, participate in a Jenga tournament or snap pics at the photobooth. Guests can purchase Yellow Label by-the-glass for $10 and by-the-bottle for $99, and Rose by-the-glass for $12 and by-the-bottle for $109.

On Wednesday, July 30, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., The W Hotel will be hosting a Clicquot by Mail bash to kick off the truck's stop in DC. Guests can enjoy Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label by-the-glass for $18 paired with homemade potato chips, gourmet rosemary French fries and crab beignets. There will also be a calligraphist on site to transcribe personalized messages and letters for guests.

Head to The Washington Hilton on Thursday, July 31 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., and enjoy the summer night with a Veuve Clicquot mimosa and bellini bar from which guests can choose fresh fruit purees.There will also be live music and Yellow Label by-the-glass for $14.

Celebrate the start of the weekend with the Clicquot Mail Truck on Friday, August 1 at the brand new restaurant and hot spot, Boss Shepard. Guests can check out the truck while enjoying specials on Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label and Rosé all night long.

On Saturday, August 2, from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., stop by STK for Yellow Label by-the-glass for $18 paired with local, fresh raw bar appetizers.