Join us for our Second Annual BLOOM event: An event for new and expecting moms!

We are thrilled to be bringing BLOOM, an annual event for new and expectant moms, to the Duluth area for a second year in a row! Duluth Moms Blog is known for producing exceptional events for moms in the Northland that often sell out. We look forward to seeing you at BLOOM and encourage you to join the Facebook Group for additional fun updates!

This event is proudly sponsored by  St. Luke’s and hosted by Clyde Iron Works.

A panel of professionals from St. Luke’s will be there to lend their expertise on all things pregnancy and beyond. (See below for more information.)

We highly encourage our attendees to come early to the Clyde Iron Works and eat dinner before the BLOOM event in one of the Clyde’s spacious dining areas.

Who :: all Duluth area moms or moms-to-be {no kids please, with the exception of young nurslings. No strollers please}

When :: Thursday, May 3, 2018  6:30 – 8:30 pm {VIP attendees receive early admission}

Where ::  Clyde Iron Works

Ticket Sale Date :: General Public: Thursday April 12th at 8pm. NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIBERS get early access to our tickets on Wednesday, April 11th at 8pm. 

Cost :: $40 for VIP tickets and $20 for general admission {Includes everything listed below. You do NOT need cash unless you want to shop and or eat in the restaurant–and we hope you do!}

** Tickets MUST be purchased in ADVANCE. They are not sold at the door. 

Title Sponsors :: 2018 Bloom

We are extremely thankful to our title sponsor, St. Luke’s as it is their generosity and support that allows this event to take place! We couldn’t be more excited to welcome 250+  local Duluth area moms and moms-to-be to the gorgeous Clyde Iron Works in May for a beautiful celebration of all things motherhood.

VIP Tickets (3)

Every VIP ticket holder will receive this “Duluth Mama” T-shirt courtesy from our partners at Duluth Screen Printing Co.  + Swag Bag! 

general ticket

Every Bloom attendee will receive this super cute bag filled with lots of fun swag! 

Platinum Sponsors :: 2018 Bloom

We are thrilled to partner with the following businesses who are supporting our second annual event for new and expecting moms. 

A very special thank you to Northland Special Events for providing our beautiful decor for the evening, LiliAna’s for providing such a beautiful and relaxing mother’s lounge, for Clyde Iron Works for hosting our event and providing drinks for our attendees to sip on, and for Duluth Screen Printing Co. for providing all our VIP Attendees with a “Duluth Mama” Shirt! 


Food and Beverage Sponsors :: 2018 Bloom

A huge thank you to our partners, Bridgeman’s, for providing “make your own sundaes,” Super One Foods for providing treats for all our attendees, and to Clyde Iron Works for both hosting our event, and providing each Bloom attendee with a drink of their choice. 

VIP Lounge :: 2018 Bloom

Our VIP experience is one you don’t want to miss out on! Not only will our attendees go home with exclusive swag, they get early access into the event, receive food, drink, and dessert, AND be treated with some special experiences from local businesses!

Every VIP ticket holder will have the opportunity to create their own cards at the card making station courtesy of Hucklebeary located upstairs in our VIP lounge. Each attendee will get ONE (1) card and envelope to create. Hucklebeary will teach you the techniques for card making and will provide you with envelope and have stamps, punches and pens on hand for attendees to decorate their cards.  

Hucklebeary is full of well-curated products that are on trend and ever-expanding. Our store is an evolving work of art that is a place to inspire, gather, shop and create. Our storefront, located in vibrant downtown Duluth, delivers specialty gifts and paper to you. Part retail store, part creative lab, part community studio, our space embodies the inspired customer experience from start to finish. They are located across from Duluth Coffee Company at 106 E Superior Street in The HART* District. 

Do you struggle with simple, everyday hairstyles? Every VIP ticket holder will be able to get a hands on hair tutorial and a quick hairstyle courtesy of our friends at Hustle and Heart Salon. Attendees can choose from a braid station or get a quick touch up to look and feel their best for the evening.

Hustle + Heart Salon is a trendy full service salon dedicated to consistently providing high customer satisfaction while using natural mineral products to create beautiful color and styles while preserving the health of your body and the environment. The salon is owned by stylists Jessica Mattevi and Sam Nelson. They have known each other for 20 years and are thrilled to start this new venture in their career together! They are located in the Board of Trade building downtown Duluth.

Exclusive VIP Swag :: 2018 Bloom

Thank you to our VIP swag sponsors for providing our ticket holders with exclusive swag! Swag is being updated daily! 

Table Sponsors :: 2018 Bloom

We hope that you will plan to visit each table and spend time with each of these amazing Bloom partners during our event we hand picked for our event. Each business offers something wonderful for Duluth moms or moms-to-be and we are pleased to introduce you to each of these Bloom sponsors at the event itself!

Swag Sponsors :: 2018 Bloom

All Bloom guests will be pampered and spoiled with lots of fun swag. Our Bloom swag partners offer products and items that are intended for new moms from both local and national partners. We can’t wait to show you what we have for you! Swag is being updated daily! 

Giveaway Sponsors :: 2018 Bloom

What’s a Duluth Moms Blog event without giveaways? We’ve been busy bees over here collecting lots of amazing products for you to have the chance to win. Giveaways updated daily!

Print Sponsor :: 2018 Bloom

A huge thank you to Arrowhead Printing who sponsored all of our signage and programs for the evening. 

Nursing Lounge Sponor :: 2018 Bloom

A huge thank you to our friends at LiliAna who is providing a beautiful, private space for our moms to feed their babies. 

Photographer Sponsors :: 2018 Bloom

As always, we’ll have our professionals photographers on hand ready to capture the fun!

Presenting Speakers :: 2018 Bloom

We are pleased to partner with St. Luke’s for BLOOM and bring you a panel of speakers. Have questions? Bring them! You will be able to present your questions Q + A style to their group of leading birthing experts. 

Midwifery ::
Amanda St. Aubin, CNM 

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Amanda St. Aubin, CNM, joined St. Luke’s Obstetrics & Gynecology Associates as a Certified Nurse Midwife in 2017. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing, Nurse Midwife, from the University of California, San Francisco. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Nursing from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth. Prior to joining St. Luke’s, she was the supervisory Certified Nurse Midwife at Northern Navajo Medical Center in Shiprock, New Mexico. She is board certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board.

Pelvic Floor Therapy ::
Karen Weaver, MS, OTR/L

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Karen Weaver, MS, OTR/L, is an occupational therapist at St. Luke’s. She attended the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Health Sciences in 2012 and a Master’s degree in occupational therapy in 2014. Pelvic health therapy is her primary area of interest and continuing education. She has worked with a variety of patients experiencing bladder and bowel dysfunction, pelvic pain, and sexual dysfunction since 2016.

Birthing Options ::
Dr. Claire Mallof


Dr. Claire Mallof, MD, FACOG, joined St. Luke’s Obstetrics & Gynecology Associates in 2014. Dr. Mallof graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth Medical School and completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency training at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. She is interested in the broad spectrum of obstetrics and gynecology and caring for women of all ages. Her special interests
include prenatal care, high-risk obstetrics, infertility treatments and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.

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