[image-1]Charleston Weddings’ Spring Bridal Week, held in conjunction with Charleston Fashion Week, is now in its second year. The event features pop-up vendor parties, fashion presentations, and consigned wedding decor sales. While the week’s biggest event may be Saturday’s Spring Bridal Show, held in Marion Square, there are also plenty of free ones held from Tues. March 15-Sat. March 19. Read on for deets.

Head to Mt. Pleasant’s Town Centre on Tues. March 15 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. for Sip & Sparkle at REEDS Jewelers, where guests can enjoy champagne, small bites, music, and the chance to win a diamond. That’s right, you can enter for the chance to win a 3/4 carat loose diamond. All guests will also receive a gift bag.

[image-3]Charleston native Kate McDonald will present pieces from her two labels, LulaKate and Kate McDonald Bridal, at An Evening with Katherine McDonald, held at the William Aiken House from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Wed. March 16. Mary Alice Monroe will also be in attendance, giving guests a preview of her new novel, A Lowcountry Wedding, and serving up the novel’s signature cocktail, made with spirits from Firefly Distillery. RSVP to this event today by heading here.

On Thurs. March 17, from 4-6 p.m. ditch your green threads for Daniel Island’s White, a bridal store that hosts designer Jessica Williams for Sip & See: Alvina Valenta. Williams is the brains behind both Alvina Valenta and another label, Ti Adora. While chatting with Williams, guests can also check out the gowns that White will send down the runway at Saturday’s Spring Bridal Show.

Mt. Pleasant’s The Bridal House of Charleston will offer champagne, sweets, and sneak peeks all day at Toast of the Town, held on Fri. March 18 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Designers like Kelly Faetanini will be on hand, along with the gowns The Bridal Show will feature at Saturday’s Spring Bridal Show.