Bravern HolidayThis week, holiday shoppers can walk the red carpet to a winter wonderland at Enchanted Holidays at The Bravern. Happening this Thursday, November 21, 6 to 10 pm, this unique and festive event is the ideal opportunity to kick-off the holiday shopping season. In this winter wonderland, shoppers will have an all-access passport to exclusive in-store experiences and specials. Completed passports can be entered into a drawing for great prizes. Shoppers can also enjoy fireside food and beverages while listening to live music. Here are five of our favorite in-store experiences happening this Thursday:

Stamped with a Touch of Glam at Louis Vuitton

The handcrafted personalization of Louis Vuitton creations has been a tradition since 1854. You’re invited to have your new or already owned leather goods hot stamped with your initials. Wine and desserts will be served.

Create a Vara That is Distinctly Yours at Salvatore Ferragamo

In celebration of 35 years of the Vara shoe, Salvatore Ferragamo invites you to customize your very own. Select from a variety of leathers, bows and hardware to create a shoe that reflects your personal style.

The Many Ways to Tie a Scarf at Hermès

Come and discover the new “Silk Knots” app where you will learn how to tie your Hermès scarf in many elegant and unconventional ways. Model your new scarf styles in our custom silk photo booth and enjoy champagne and sweets!

Half-ogato at Vovito Caffe & Gelato

Come in for a caffeine and sugar fix! Enjoy affogato, handcrafted gelato drowned in espresso, at half price all evening; or receive two scoops of gelato for the price of one! In addition, get $5 off every artisan gelato cake purchase or order placed at this special event – perfect for holiday entertaining. Guests who tweet at Vovito or check-in on Facebook will receive a complimentary small bag of chocolate covered coffee beans.

 Aaaah! at Red Door Spas

Enjoy complimentary mini spa services, including oxygen blast demos and chair massages. Enter to win a Red Door Signature Facial valued at $120 when you spend $50 in retail, and be sure to grab a coupon of $20 off your next service or retail purchase of $100 or more.

And that is just the tip of the iceberg.


The Bravern is definitely a place to be this holiday season, with ongoing seasonal programming brightening up any shopping experience. Bring the kids in late November and December to get a picture with Santa starting November 29 or for pony rides starting November 30. Throughout December, shoppers will also have a chance to listen to a live harpist while strolling through stunning holiday décor.

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