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Karin’s wins Outstanding Citizen Award!

Each year the Fairfax Chamber of Commerce honors local businesses who demonstrate vibrant community leadership capabilities and overall social responsibility with the Outstanding Corporate Citizenship Awards. During the Chamber’s Annual Chairman’s Luncheon on June 20, 2012, Karin’s Florist was presented with the Corporate Citizen of the Year Award for small businesses. President of Karin’s Florist,...

Vote Now!!! Social Media Madness

Let the Social Madness Begin!!!! Karin’s Florist has entered into the Washington Business Journal’s Social Madness Challenge! This is a social media driven competition with more than 4,000 contestants across 43 cities. Three national champions in three size categories will receive $10,000 to donate to the charity of their choice. Currently Karin’s is ranked 8th...

Assistance League of Northern Virginia

Several times during the year, Karin’s Florist acknowledges the accomplishments of a local organization by donating portions of a specialized floral arrangement to a particular charitable program. This month, we would like to recognize the volunteer organization, Assistance League of Northern Virginia. Powered by the dedicated volunteers who not only organize but also fund their...

Karin’s Gives Back: Clemyjontri

We have officially launched our Karin’s Gives Back program. Throughout the year,  different charities will be selected by our Advisory Board to receive 10% of the proceeds of a specially designed bouquet. From now through the end of May, we are pleased to support Clemyjontri Park. You probably won’t find a playground anywhere in Washington...

Karin’s Florist Memories Contest

As many of you know, Karin’s Florist celebrated its 55th anniversary on October 26, 2011.  We had many fun events to commemorate the event, but by far, our favorite was the “Flowers Worth Remembering” Contest we held.  We challenged all customers to write their best memories about Karin’s Florist and what we have meant to...

Benefit Literacy!

*** The Benefit Literacy Campaign has now concluded!  We are proud to announce that was a huge success!!  Should you wish to to have your organization considered for our Karin’s Gives Back program, please send an email to robin@karinsflorist.com and request an application *** Valentine’s Day may be over but we are reinvigorated and excited...

History of Valentine’s Day

History of Valentine’s Day: Every February we celebrate Valentine’s Day by giving flowers, candy and cards to those we love.  Contrary to what some people may believe, Valentine’s Day wasn’t created by greeting card companies to sell candies and cards.  It’s actually a church sanctioned holiday as Pope Gelasius deemed February 14 St. Valentine’s Day near...

Welcome to our Blog!

Hello Karin’s Customers, Welcome to our new and improved website and blog!  We are very excited about the changes we made and hope you will be as well.  As you peruse the website, please contact us with any issues you may have.  And remember, while we love online, we still love hearing from you on...