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Stunning Floral Backdrops for Your Wedding

Flowers can transform any space or event into something extra special. Their stunning beauty and lasting fragrance create an inviting and mystical mood. Surround yourself with flowers at your wedding for a transforming effect that will dazzle your guests and create a gorgeous background for photos galore. The floral experts at Conklyn’s Weddings are crazy […]

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Which Flowers to Choose for Your Wedding

Choosing flowers for your wedding will be among one of your biggest decisions as you plan your big day. Flowers have always been a timeless element in weddings, and can often be symbolic of your love for one another and your hopes for the future. But there are so many ways to include flowers in […]

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Add Pantone’s “Classic Blue” to Your Wedding This Year

The Pantone Color Institute’s color of 2020 is Classic Blue. This classic color is one that you can easily incorporate into your wedding. Here at Conklyn’s Weddings, we know one of the most exciting decisions you’ll make when planning your wedding is choosing which colors to feature on your special day. Your wedding color palette […]

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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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