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It’s Thanksgiving! You know, the day before BLACK FRIDAY?! But seriously, enjoy all that serious family togetherness time on Turkey Day. RELISH in it, like you relish in so many servings of yo’ mama’s homemade stuffing.  But when all that TOGETHERNESS is about to drive you batty, take a breather and start game-planning for the next four days of DEALS. There’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday, of course, but don’t forget about “Small Biz Saturday”! It’s always important to give your dollars to independent stores and vendors in your area! Here are some of the best BF/SBS/CM deals we could find, from businesses big and small!

MagnetStreet is offering 26% off on all of their fabulous wedding stationery during their Thanksgiving & Cyber Monday Sale! This includes save-the-date magnets, wedding programs, favors, and more! To claim your discount, just enter the coupon code “WCYBERBLOG” at checkout! Hurry, sale ends at midnight, 11/26!

Adorn is offering 20% off on all jewelry rentals with coupon code “FALLBRIDE”.  There’s a gorgeous piece for every taste – whether you prefer diamonds, pearls, or platinum bling! Coupon code expires 11/30.

Noritake is running its biggest sale of the year – 30% off all merchandise, including sale items! Plus, FREE ground shipping on all orders! This sale starts Thanksgiving Day at 8 pm EST. If you’re missing a few sets of that flatware you registered for, or you’d like to pick up a few matching dinnerware accessories, now is your big chance!

Our favorite new indie e-tailer Hello Holiday will be rolling out the Black Friday savings as well – dresses and shoes will all be on sale, and broke-asses always get 10% off with coupon code: “BROKEASS”. UPDATE: OH SNAP, Hello Holiday just threw us a pretty awesome bone – get 20% off your purchase with this special coupon code: “LOVEDANA”.

One of our FAVORITE Etsy sellers, Ooh Baby Designs, is offering 15% off on all bridal bag orders! Discounts will be applied automatically starting on Black Friday. (Do read listings for processing and shipping times.)

Everly Calligraphy has a fabulous deal for brides – get 15% off her EXQUISITELY BEAUTIFUL hand-done calligraphy services and custom rubber stamp options with coupon code “THANKSGIVING2012”. (This offer applies only to her Etsy shop. For a full run-down of her offered services, check out her website!)

The L.A. Table is offering BABs an exclusive 30% off discount their uber classy,  completely affordable, and conveniently disposable table settings! Just enter coupon code “CYBERBAB30” at checkout to claim your discount! Offer lasts from Black Friday through Cyber Monday.

Panache Weddings & Events (of Portland, OR) is offering a whopping 50% off of any Full Service Coordination package on Black Friday! Plus, with every paid deposit EVERY couple will receive a Keurig Mini Plus Coffee Brewer in any color of their choice!

Get 15% off all wedding favors, gifts, and accessories at The Wedding Outlet with coupon code “GIVETHANKS15”. Offer ends Sunday, 11/25.

Our own lovely Liz Coopersmith (of Silver Charm Events and “Ask Liz” fame”) is offering a special Black Friday offer to BABs in L.A., Orange County and the surrounding area – she will be your Day of Coordinator for a flat grand. That’s right, $1,000. For a Day-Of Coordinator. In L.A.. To snag this special deal, hit up  her blog starting at midnight on Black Friday! Offer expires at 8 pm PST on Cyber Monday!

Atlanta, GA wedding photographer Whitney Huynh is offering brides the chance to get a full wedding photography package for $2000 on Black Friday! Full disclosure: Whitney was my wedding photographer, and she was amazing. Worth every penny. Email for more information

Winnie Couture has an awesome deal for dress-hunting BABs at their flagship salons in Beverly Hills, Houston, TX, and Atlanta, GA! From Friday, November 23 through Sunday, November 25th brides will receive 25% off any gown purchased! Each and every design in the Winnie Couture flagship salon is designed by Winnie Chlomin, the style-savvy designer who has gowns featured regularly in InStyle Weddings + Brides magazines as well as on TV shows like “My Fair Wedding” and “Don’t Tell the Bride.”  Totally customizable, Winnie Couture offers two collections: Winnie Couture Blush Label and Winnie Couture Diamond Label, both featuring different fabrics, details + price points! For full promotion details, click here!

On BrideRush, already drastically reduced offers from wedding vendors all over the nation will be discounted an additional 5% off on “Small Biz Saturday” and Cyber Monday! Get fabulous deals on wedding venues, photography, photobooths, bachelorette party packages, and more!

Get free shipping OR 15% off from Blush Printables!

BeBe is having a truly RIDICULOUS Cyber Monday Bridal Sale! (They have a bridal department now, btw – all the dresses were designed by “Project Runway” All-Star Rami Kashou – and they’re all freaking gorgeous!) Bebe is having a 6 hour, online-only FLASH SALE that begins at 6 pm – midnight PST (that’s 9 pm – 3 am EST). For 6 hours only, every single wedding gown will be 50% offFinal prices will be from $379.50 to $874.95. We like those numbers. We like them a lot.

Get 20% off luxe hand-poured soy wax candles from A Scent of Scandal with coupon code BLACKFRIDAY”.

Get 30% off some of THE MOST GORGEOUS bridal headpieces, veils, and hair accessories you’ll ever see at Tessa Kim! Just use promo code “TESSAKIMCYBERSALE” to claim your discount anytime from 11/23-11/26!

Etsy seller Blush Printables is offering FREE shipping with coupon code “FREESHIPFRIDAY” OR 15% off your order with coupon code “BLACKFRIDAY15”! Blush Printables has a full line of adorable wedding printables, as well as a broad assortment of personalized party, baby, and holiday invites, announcement, and greeting card printables!

Ruche is having an entire WEEK of Black Friday Sales – get all manner of pretties for $5, $10, $15, and $25!

Southern California’s De-Lovely Events is offering 25% OFF ALL wedding planning services on BLACK FRIDAY (& 15% off through December 31, 2012}! Book ANY service with a $500 deposit on Black Friday! All services include a complimentary initial meet and greet, Pinterest design/vision board and some UNBELIEVABLE support throughout your planning process! More details or to hook up this deal: visit their site and enter code “LUVDE2012” in your inquiry!

Get 20% off ridiculously pretty bridal hair accessories, hair clips, and headbands from the lovely Etsy seller Bella & Beya! Just use coupon code “THANKFUL”.

ATTN: Crafty brides! Consumer Crafts is offering 30% off the entire site on Cyber Monday! There’s crafting supplies, art products, floral stuff, Cricuts and Cuttlebugs – everything you need to get yer craft on! Plus, they have their own bridal department!

Etsy seller A Cake To Remember is offering 20% off her lovely sugar molds and DIY wedding cake supplies with coupon code “SAVE20”!

Prepared to throw down some serious moolah on designer wedding gowns and accessories at Shopbop? Then be sure to take advantage of their tiered savings event! Spend $250 get 20% off, $500 get 25% off, $1000 get 30% off, and $1500 get 35% off, using code BIGEVENT12.

Get 25% off EVERYTHING at Unique Vintage on Black Friday, including their extensive line of vintage-inspired wedding gowns for brides of all sizes! is having a killer BLACK FRIDAY SALE on all-inclusive beachy, honeymoon-type getaways! You can save up to 70% off on these deals during Black Friday only!


Etsy seller Delovely Details, purveyor of wonderful gifts for brides and bridesmaids like personalized bridal hangers, guest book boxes, and wine glasses, is offering 20% off everything in her shop starting at 9 pm, 11/22, with coupon code: “GRATEFUL20”.

Our good friend Debi Sementelli from Lettering Art Studio designs fabulous fonts that add a calligraphy-style look to  any wedding project! She’s lent her lettering talents to fancy corporate clients such as Neiman Marcus, Target, The Paper Source, and Marriott Hotels –  and now she has a special deal exclusively for BABs! Debi has just unveiled her latest, vintage-inspired font creation: “DOMLOVESMARY“. Created with the wedding client in mind, this set of 66 typeface designs includes envelope friendly titles: Mr and Mrs, Mr, Mrs, Miss, Ms, Doctor, the Doctors, as well as words to fill out your invitation suite: RSVP, Respond, Save the Date, Accommodations, Directions and more! You can get 40% off this correspondence ink package right now through Dec. 1st at with the coupon code “BLOGLOVE”.


Shabby Apple is having a site-wide sale on their ADORBS, vintage-inspired dresses, shoes, and accessories for gals of all sizes! Get 20% off with coupon code: “JOYFULSEASON.”


Kate Spade is having a BANANAS sales event – a whopping 75% off everything on her site during her Surprise Cyber Sale – including gorgeous jewelry, wedding-ready pumps, and little white dresses!

Pittsburgh, PA wedding photographer Angie Candell is offering 15% off all wedding photography packages when you make your deposit by December 1st!

Are you renting a photo booth for your wedding? is offering 20% off any photo booth frame order with coupon code “SALE20”!

Etsy seller Mikiye Creations makes all manner of gorgeous bridal jewelry and bridal accessories, and right now through Cyber Monday you can get 25% off any order from her shop with coupon code: “BLACKFRIDAY25”.


Get 30% off EVERYTHING over at Paperless Post (including gorgeous paperless and non-paperless wedding stationery options) today through Tuesday with coupon code “CYBERMONDAY”.

If you or your groom are shopping for groomsmen gifts, is giving you 15% off ALL WEEK LONG with coupon code “CYBERMON2012”!

Did we miss anything? If you’ve spotted a fabulous Black Friday/Cyber Monday deal (or you’re offering one yourself) tell us about it in the comments!