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Post Date:12/01/2016



December 1, 2016
CONTACT: Jimia Smith
(317) 660-3388



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Carmel, IN- The fashion district in Carmel City Center is excited to welcome Leena’s Bridal Boutique to its mix of specialty shops, open today. Brought to you by Kay Zaidi, owner of Carmel Tailoring & Fine Clothier ­— also located in Carmel City Center, Leena’s Bridal will feature 8 couture bridal designers along with Mother of the Bride/Groom gowns, bridesmaid’s gowns, flower girl dresses, tuxedo rental, special occasion dresses, custom wedding gowns, custom veils, shoes and all other accessories to complete the look. Located at 731 Hanover Place, visitors will be able to shop the bridal boutique Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday by appointment.
“Opening a bridal boutique has been a dream of mine for many years,” says owner, Kay Zaidi. “Carmel City Center is a beautiful landmark and I am excited to open Leena’s Bridal near my other business, Carmel Tailoring & Fine Clothier,” said Zaidi.

A local Carmel resident, Zaidi has 20 years of alterations and bespoke clothing experience and enjoys working with brides to create the perfect look for their special day. Leena’s Bridal, named after Zaidi’s only daughter, will feature gowns by David Tutera, Pronovias La Sposa, Moonlight Collection, Moonlight Couture, Val Stefani, Casablanca, Amaré and Evelyn. Gowns are priced at $1200 and up. Leena’s Bridal will also offer tuxedo rentals through Geno’s Formal Affair and Jim’s Formal Wear. Featuring in-house alterations and custom gown services, with the finest materials sourced from Europe, Leena’s Bridal offers brides a truly unique experience. Adding to the unique experience, Leena’s Bridal will ensure no two special occasion gowns are sold for the same event.

In honor of their Grand Opening, Leena’s Bridal is offering 10% off all wedding gowns from December 1 through December 31, 2016. On Thursday, December 15, Leena’s Bridal invites the public to stop by from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. for the Grand Opening Drawing Giveaway and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. The grand prize giveaway will be a wedding gown valued at $2000. The 2nd prize winner will receive a jewelry set valued at $500 and the 3rd prize winner will receive a head piece valued at $200.

“We are thrilled to have Leena’s Bridal Boutique at Carmel City Center and share in a business owner’s dream of expansion. With Kay’s talent and experience in alterations and creating bespoke clothing, brides will have a truly customized, unique experience at Leena’s Bridal,” said Melissa Averitt, senior vice president at Pedcor Companies.

Leena’s Bridal is located in the interior plaza of Carmel City Center at 731 Hanover Place. Surface parking is available on plaza level (accessible from City Center Drive) and in the underground garage (accessible from Range Line Road as well as City Center Drive).

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About Kay Zaidi

Kay Zaidi, owner, is a mother, wife and local Carmel resident. Kay has been in the alterations and custom clothing industry for 20 years — learning the trade from her grandmother, and earning her degree in Arts & Design in Pakistan. Her other business, Carmel Tailoring & Fine Clothier, is in its fourth year at Carmel City Center and is located near Leena’s Bridal.

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About Carmel City Center
Carmel City Center is a one million square foot, $300 million, mixed-use development located in the heart of Carmel, Indiana. A destination like no other in central Indiana, the project offers the appeal of a neighborhood and the vibrancy of a downtown. Carmel City Center features luxurious residences, specialty retail and restaurants and premier office space. Phase One includes 62,427 square feet of commercial space.

The following restaurants, retailers and offices are currently open in Carmel City Center: 14 Districts Weekend, Addendum, Bath Junkie, beauty + grace, Bike Line, Blue Bar, Brides of Carmel, Carmel Tailoring & Alterations, CenterBridge Partners, L.P., Century 21 Rasmussen, Christopher Scott Homes, Daphney Allen Skin Care, divvy, Eggshell Bistro, Fishman Fine Jewelers, Guardian Wells, House of Z, Hubbard & Cravens, InCycle, IndyFit, J.Benzal, Langton’s Irish Pub, Matt the Miller’s Tavern, Polleo Systems, Pure Concepts Salon, Silver Door Boutique Spa, Stratice Healthcare, The Yoga Studio and WestBridge Investments. Pedcor is also in various stages of lease negotiations with other restaurant, retail and service concepts.

The apartment units in the Residences of Carmel City Center opened in summer 2010. The penthouse condominiums are 93 percent committed. Law firm Drewry Simmons Vornehm occupies 16,500 square feet of office space in Carmel City Center. Future phases of Carmel City Center include additional residential and commercial space as well as a boutique hotel.

Carmel City Center is the location for The Center for the Performing Arts, which includes a 1,600 seat world-class concert hall named “The Palladium,” a 500-seat theater named “The Tarkington” and a 200-seat black box theater. The Center Green in Carmel City Center is also the home of the Carmel Farmers Market. This pedestrian-based master plan development is located at the southwest corner of Range Line Road and City Center Drive (126th Street). The Monon Greenway runs directly through the project. Carmel City Center was developed as a public/private partnership between the City of Carmel, Pedcor City Center Development Company and numerous developers.

About The Nash
The Nash, a three-story, $10 million mixed-use building, is just south of Phase I of City Center on the west side of Range Line Road. It contains 30 one, two and three bedroom apartments on the second and third floors and 8,000 square feet of commercial space at street level.

Graeter’s Ice Cream and Endeavor Boutique are now open. Pedcor is in various stages of lease negotiations with other restaurant, retail and service concepts as well.

For more information, please visit

Jimia Smith, VP & Marketing Director
Carmel City Center
Pedcor Companies | 770 3rd Avenue, S.W. | Carmel, IN 46032
317-660-3388 (D) | 317-383-7949 (M) | 317-218-2690 (F) |
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