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Another dream comes true!

When 9 year old Melina Kokkalas grows up, she wants to be a chef and own her own restaurant for people in need – people that might not be able to afford a nutritious meal…and that is exactly what the JBJ Soul Kitchen does! JBJ Soul Kitchen is a non-profit Community Restaurant, run by The...

Summer is Heating Up

Its peak summer time here at Karin’s and wedding season has us busier than ever. It has been a rewarding experience to work with all the lovely couples toward making their special day a real treat. We appreciate everyone that comes in and works with our events department to create magic on everyone’s special day....

Happy 4th of July week!

We hope everyone is enjoying the lovely barbecue weather and will have a chance to see 4th of July fireworks with their loved ones. Planning on a picnic? We offer a wide range of snack items perfect for an evening outing at our favorite, Wolf Trap Performing Arts Center. Compliment your gourmet basket with one...

Summer is almost here!

Who is the Superman in your life? With Father’s Day just around the corner, show Dad how much you love and appreciation him with great flowers and gifts from Karin’s Florist. We have a special Superman mug that can be turned into delightful arrangement for the exceptional father in your life. Dads love flowers too...

April Showers have brought the May Flowers!!

As we begin to enter June, we take a look back at May and all the fun we’ve had at Karin’s. Mother’s Day was exceptionally delightful this year and kept us extremely busy. We would like to thank all of our customers that made Mother’s Day such a great success. We hope everyone enjoyed the...

Need Help for Prom? Read This.

Prom season has arrived and we know what an important time this is in your life!. If you are not familiar on “what to do” for Boutonnieres or Corsages, we have put a little information together to help you on your special day! The Boutonniere: Place the boutonniere on the wearer’s left lapel, approximately four...

Admin. Professionals Day: April 25, 2018

Administrative Professionals Day and Administrative Professionals Week are widely observed in many workplaces in the United States and other countries around the world. Many employers and supervisors arrange events to show their appreciation of the work carried out by administrative professionals, to highlight their importance to the organization and to enhance their work-related skills. The...

Romero Britto Comes to Our Area

If you are a regular customer of Karin’s Florist, then you undoubtedly seen some of Romero Britto’s work. For over five years now, Karin’s Florist has been designing beautiful floral designs inside of beautiful artwork designed by Romero Britto. This weekend impressive collection by world-renowned artist Romero Britto will be on exhibition and available for...

Karin’s Florist is Awarded Best Florist!

We’re excited to announce that Karin’s Florist has again received the 2018 Sun Gazette Best of Fairfax Award! Karin’s Florist has won this award for the past four years in a row. Each year, Sun Gazette asks for nominations and votes from its readers for “Best Florist” in Fairfax County. Thank you Sun Gazette readers...

Three Popular Plants for St. Patrick’s Day

Since tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day, we thought to share a little information about three popular plants connected to the holiday. Shamrocks: Perhaps the most popular flower to represent Ireland and with great reason as well. Each leaf of the clover represents something: the first is for hope, the second is for faith, and the...