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Your Guide to Wedding Corsages, Boutonnieres, and More!

Floral centerpieces, garlands, and other accents will help you create a romantic ambiance at your wedding, but the flowers that you and your most important guests wear are just as important. At Conklyn’s Florist, serving the Alexandria community, our expert florists and wedding flower designers are here to help you make sure you have the perfect […]

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Ideas for Creatively Recycling Your Wedding Flowers

Once the vows have been recited, you’ve had your first dance, cut the cake, and toasted everyone you’ve ever met, now you have to decide what to do with the beautiful flowers that have surrounded you all day. You may choose to preserve them as a lasting keepsake of such a beautiful day. Or you […]

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The Best Types of Flowers to Use in Wedding Receptions

You really can’t go wrong when selecting floral arrangements for your wedding reception. Our experts at Conklyn’s Florist, however, can help you choose arrangements, that feature your favorite blooms and colors, to perfectly complement your Alexandria wedding reception. Whether you’re hoping to create an ambiance of romance, glamour, or whimsy, flowers will make your vision complete. (more…)

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The Best Flowers for a Fall Wedding

Romantic Weddings Happen in the Fall Offering a unique color palette of rich, bold, and jewel-toned colors, it’s no wonder fall weddings are gaining in popularity. Besides the cooler weather, lower humidity, and awesome backdrops of seasonal foliage, fall wedding flowers are some of the most striking, colorful, and breathtaking flowers of the year. Fall […]

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Top Wedding Venues in Arlington, VA and Washington, DC

Choosing the perfect venue for your wedding is a big decision. You want a place that is an extension of your personality and fits with you and your betrothed’s interests and values as well. Whether you desire rustic or cosmopolitan, natural or chic, traditional or trendy, you’ll find it in the Arlington, VA or Washington, […]

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Include Something Blue For Your Wedding

If you’ve ever been involved in a wedding, you’re familiar with the phrase, “Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue.” These good-luck charms are less about a successful wedding or marriage, and more about tokens of love and joy from friends and relatives. Mothers, sisters, and bridesmaids might share a sweet gift as the […]

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The Best Elopement Flowers

While wedding flowers are a must for most traditional weddings, elopements can create a lot of questions: which flowers are appropriate? Where to find flowers? Should I use flowers at all? The designers at Conklyn’s Weddings feel you absolutely should include flowers in your ceremony, and we have some tips to consider when eloping. (more…)

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