Mother’s Day is approaching, and with 35 independent designers that local business, 116 King offers, as well as partnerships with local artisans, florists, workout experts, and businesses, you not only can find the perfect gift for your mother, you can find a great activity to do with her too! The very convenient location of 116 King Street and the ability to offer a large space in Old Town Alexandria, not only can they host some of the most exciting trunk shows, but classes and educational opportunities, while showcasing local businesses.
If your mom would prefer a piece of jewelry, 116 King has a wide variety to offer, if your mom would like a custom drawing of her children or grandchildren, 116 King partners with artists to make that a reality, or if your mom would just like to workout and have a little time to herself, 116 King hosts a class to fit the bill. Please see the list below of events 116 King has leading up to this Mother’s Day.
May 4 and May 11 at 9am: Pilates ProWorks will be doing a complimentary 55 minute class at 116 King that will incorporate mat pilates, cardio yoga, weights and calisthenics. Pilates ProWorks will be providing the hand weights, but we will ask that guests bring their own mat. Please contact 116 King to schedule your spot at email@example.com.
May 10: Local jeweler, Ruth Barzel, expert in beautifully designed and delicate pieces will be hosting a Trunk Show.
May 11: Local artist, Shay Shiely, will be offering a “Paint and Sip for Mother’s Day”. This is a “bring your child” event. Please contact us to schedule your spot at firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 12: 116 King will be showcasing a local artist’s work.
May 13: Lindsay Howell will be doing “on the spot” facial illustrated portraits of you, your children, your dog, or anyone who is important to you. You must be present to get the illustrations done or bring a photo of those you want illustrated. Please contact 116 King Street to schedule your spot at email@example.com.
Besides the wide-range of events being hosted at 116 King leading up to Mother’s Day, they also have a wide-variety of gift ideas for your mother, your wife, or grandmother on this day of celebration. Plus, amazing styles for her to wear to Mother’s Day brunch with her family. Little Birdies offers great gifts for the mother who is expecting or the mother to young children, Liz Law Jewelry and K Kane jewelry offer great jewelry pieces for the special woman in your life, and Meanwhile Back on the Farm offers amazing totes, bags, clutches, and they are all made in Virginia. 116 King has the ability to offer truly the most perfect gift for anyone because they represent some of the most exciting independent brands in the U.S. today. Don’t forget to tell your mom that 116 King is allowing her to make a “wish list” at the store so she gets exactly what she wants.