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The Surprising Origins of Popular Wedding Traditions

The typical American wedding is steeped in history and includes several long-standing traditions couples dutifully perform without thinking twice. After all, it’s tradition. But where did those traditions originate? Enquiring minds may want to know: “Why should the bride have something new, used, and blue?” “How did the bouquet toss come about?” And, “What’s with […]

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A Flower Guide for Common Religious Events & Cultural Celebrations

Religious and cultural celebrations are chock full of symbolism, including the flowers used for decoration. Flowers themselves have a rich history of meaning and symbolism based on color, context, region, and holiday. In this post, however, the floral experts at Walter Knoll Florist – Weddings & Events are focusing on the role certain flowers play in […]

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Top Wedding Color Combinations for 2022

Wedding color palettes set the mood of your event, so it’s important to choose colors you love and represent your spirit, personality, as well as the time we’re living in. Popular wedding color combinations often change, like any other trend. So, to stay current and to find a wedding color palette that’s perfect for you, […]

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How to Add 2022’s Color of the Year “Very Peri” to Your Wedding

A brand new color was announced as Pantone’s 2022 Color of the Year and it’s a pleasant, fun, cool, and chic shade of blue called Very Peri. We absolutely love this hue and expect to see it in fashion, home and decor, shoes and accessories, and at weddings! For ideas on how to incorporate the […]

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Tips for Taking Pictures of Event Flowers

Weddings, engagement parties, graduation celebrations, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, quinceañeras, retirement parties, and other special occasions are often adorned with gorgeous floral designs and breathtaking bouquets. When flowers fill the space, whether it is an indoor or an outdoor venue, the flowers are so stunning oftentimes we want to capture the moment with a picture to have […]

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Romantic Proposal Ideas to Consider This Spring

When springtime arrives, flowers are blooming, birds singing, and an overall sense of renewal and positive energy in the air. Perhaps this is why there are more marriage proposals during this season than any other. If you are ready to take the plunge and pop the question to your SO during the beautiful spring season, […]

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Important Questions to Ask Your Wedding Florist

Florists play a huge role in bringing your wedding vision to life with beautiful floral arrangements. From stunning centerpieces and altar flowers to boutonnieres and bouquets, florists can transform your venue into a colorful, sensual, and romantic floral scape that will take your breath away. Before you begin picking out your favorite blooms, you need […]

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Why Fresh Flowers Are Always Better Than Fake Flowers at a Wedding

Flowers have been an essential part of weddings since humans started getting married. Ancient Egyptian, Greek, and Roman brides carried bouquets of fragrant herbs, spices, and flowers during their wedding ceremony. The herbs and spices were used to ward off evil spirits and bad luck during the wedding, and the flowers they chose represented new […]

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Our Favorite Wedding Trends from 2021 We’ll Continue to See in 2022

The emergence of COVID not only forced many couples to postpone their weddings but also significantly impacted the very essence of what’s important in today’s modern weddings resulting in new wedding trends we absolutely love and expect to be around for a very long time. With the pace of couples tying the knot at a […]

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Expert Advice for Choosing Meaningful Flowers for Your Events

Planning a significant event or celebration always stems from honoring an individual in a special way or commemorating an important moment that deserves a big to do! Here at Walter Knoll Florist Weddings & Events, we know there is no better way to make these moments truly remarkable and stunning than with flowers. As each […]

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