As Thanksgiving draws near, we’re excited for friends and family gathered around our sumptuously stocked table. This time of year always brings delicious food, great company, and plenty of laughter. But after the leftovers have been packed away, you might want to do a little shopping—especially if you’re a bride!

Black Friday is notorious for chaotic crowds and wee morning hours, but it can be a rewarding shopping extravaganza for an engaged couple. Even better? Start the online search now. Save items to your cart, then check out on Black Friday or Cyber Monday for hassle-free shopping. Cross off several of your big-ticket wedding purchases on Black Friday to make a bit more room in your budget.

Here are our tips!

  • BHLDN: Everyone’s favorite wedding boutique is offering amazing steals this week. Snap up a gorgeous gown for your ceremony or reception… or use Black Friday as an excuse to have both! In addition to bridal gowns, you’ll find lovely dresses for your maid of honor, mother of the bride, and/or bridesmaids. Don’t forget to peruse the stunning statement accessories as well.
  • Paper Goods: Still waiting to get those Save-the-Dates ordered? Take advantage of Vistaprint or Minted Black Friday deals to get your paper goods printed.
  • Gifts: If you’re planning on purchasing bridesmaids’ or groomsmen’s gifts, why not make your purchases this week? Shop your favorite boutiques for gorgeous bridesmaid earrings, or order matching robe sets.
  • For him: Think about your groom’s attire… tie, bowtie, cufflinks, socks, dress shoes. With all the deals going on this week, it might be a good time to make those purchases!

We can’t wait to see all the goodies you snap up this week. Our couples always find such unique items to personalize their special day. Your customized touches are what make our space the top modern wedding venue DFW has to offer!

From everyone here at The Empire Room—Happy Thanksgiving week, and good luck with your bridal Black Friday shopping!