Sophie's Flower Co.

Spring Seasonal Course, New Recruits!

Well, what a busy couple of weeks we have had! Firstly we survived Valentines Day, survived and smashed it! Poor old Debbie and Kathy were on their knees and as each hopeful romantic wandered in closer to closing time, we all began to lose a little enthusiasm, Lovely boy, 6.15pm Valentines Day: ‘Hello any chance [read more...]

The Meaning of Flowers, Love & Harry Potter!

‘Say it with flowers’…. How many times do we hear that said? And yet with Valentines just around the corner, maybe we should have a quick look at ¬†what they actually mean? The lovely folk at Country Living have gone to the trouble of compiling a comprehensive list, be sure to read it to avoid [read more...]

The War of the Wedding Roses…. Not quite, my darling.

So this week my Beloved’s darling Grandad, John, sent a cutting (not Geranium, paper) of an article on Marks & Spencer providing wedding flowers… I don’t mind admitting my heart sunk a microscopic bit when I read the headline, this soon subsided and brought about what Sam describes as my Italian House wife attitude. Arms [read more...]

Hey Cupid!

Oh boys! Sorry it’s that time of year again… Stupid Cupid stop picking on me! Picking on boys by putting up the prices of Valentines flowers! Why do they have to rocket sky high, surely us florists must be cashing in on this time of year? Deliberately raiding the wallets of the poor romantic souls [read more...]

More than just flowers…

So we have some wonderful news! A while ago I got itchy feet, not in a fungal way, but in a way that I fancied doing something new, a new project, not a complete change, hell no. Just something to push things forward, present me with a challenge… Then the phone rang, and a lady [read more...]