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The Best Christmas Present For The Hostess
Dec 02, 2021

The Best Christmas Present For The Hostess

Organizing and executing a holiday party is a major undertaking. As a result, the host who generously invites a large group into their home should be rewarded with a one-of-a-kind gift. Consider one of the following beautiful and creative Christmas party gift ideas to show your gratitude and stand out from the crowd of typical bottles of wine and meat and cheese boxes.

 

Christmas Candle 

 

 

The perfect centerpiece is required for every Christmas party table. If you won't be able to attend the party, a festive centerpiece is ideal. With a beautiful centerpiece to adorn their table or mantle, let your host know you'll be there in spirit.

Floral arrangements an ideal gift

 

 

At any time of year, flower arrangements make an excellent hostess gift. You're sure to find just the right combination of flowers, greens, and decorations to suit your host's taste and sense of style with so many options and varieties of flowers, greens, and decorations. Don't be afraid to think outside the Christmas box and consider your host's panache.

Christmas plant

Poinsettia plants in white, red, or white and red are a traditional gift for a holiday party host. During the holiday season, they will bring smiles for several weeks. Alternatively, you could give your host a gift that will last a little longer. Gifts that keep on giving include dish gardens, succulents, bonsai plants, and orchids. Consider these hardy plants as a constant reminder of your gratitude and friendship.

Christmas Tree

Any arrangement of flowers and greenery is striking. A Christmas tree with blue delphiniums, white lilies, or pink carnations, on the other hand, is a refreshing change of pace. Traditional red, green, and gold colors will, of course, make an appearance.

Christmas Cakes

 

 

It's impossible to have too many desserts at a Christmas party. Holidaymakers are so focused on pleasing their guests that they often forget about their personal favorites. What host would not be happy to receive a coconut cake or a red velvet cake in the mail?

Flowers, plants, and other pleasures galore. There are so many creative gifts you can give to the host of a Christmas party. From the standard to the very out of the ordinary, look for a present that truly reflects the host's personality.

Connect With Your Loved Ones For Christmas
Nov 23, 2021

Connect With Your Loved Ones For Christmas

With the pandemic isolating us from our friends and family for the past two years, Christmas in 2021 should be a chance for us to rekindle our relationships. Sophy Crown Flowers is here to keep you connected this Christmas, no matter where you are.

 

 

Chat with your colleagues

Because most of us have worked from home throughout 2021, we cannot connect properly with our colleagues that we would otherwise see every day. To show your absolute appreciation for your team members, choose our Christmas floral arrangements to thank them for their hard work and continued support during this pandemic.

 

Christmas decoration

Some people may have relocated within the past year and will be celebrating their first Christmas in their new residence. You can help your loved ones create the feeling that this is a home where Christmas memories will be made for many years to come by sending decorations like wreaths or flower arrangements for them to display in their homes.

 

 

 Giving gifts

Christmas is a season of giving, and sending flowers to loved ones is a lovely way to let them know you're thinking of them this season. Because we have a variety of options for different budgets, our flower arrangements can be used as a Secret Santa gift. Explore our collection today if you want to brighten the day of your friends and family this Christmas.

 

Autumn Colors in Your Homes
Nov 19, 2021

Autumn Colors in Your Homes

The traditional autumn season in Ireland paints hills, valleys, and cities in vibrant hues. The best and boldest displays emerge as a result of a mild winter - with a little snow - a spring with normal rainfall, and a summer that is not too hot and humid. Then, in September, the weather should be cool and crisp, with sunnier and warmer days for a beautiful change of leaves. If you have the opportunity to visit Ireland in the fall, do so, but there are plenty of ways to bring this stunning display of autumn colors into your home.

Decorate the coffee table

Do you usually put artwork or books on your coffee table? When autumn arrives, you may want to move them out of the way and replace them with a seasonal candle or two perfumes to infuse the room with soothing scents. An imposing bouquet of flowers inspired by the leaves can serve as a focal point to delight the eye: an arrangement with many oranges, reds, and yellows evokes the Irish landscape. If you use a taller vase, it will resemble the trunk of a tree, complete with colorful flowers on top.

 

 

If you want a stunning dining room centerpiece, look for flowers in a vase or basket that are placed lower in the vase or basket – you still want to be able to see your guests at the table! When planning a fall-themed dinner, consider using a combination of flowers and candles for some seasonally appropriate lighting and color to create a welcoming, relaxing atmosphere.

 

Choose a color for each collection and room

Small bouquets on occasional tables or space bookshelves bring the outdoors inside. Choose one color for each collection and room for a more subtle seasonal look. For instance, in the living room, place orange roses in small vases, bright yellow flowers in the kitchen to cheer you up while you cook, and deep, ruby red bouquets in the bedroom.

 

 

Flowers are a lovely way to bring the colors of the season into your home. Be creative and don't limit yourself to just the living room – you could even brighten up the bathroom with a small vase filled with a couple of fall flowers. Whatever the case may be, take in as much color as you can. It's a once-a-year treat that everyone can appreciate.

The Reasons for Sending Flowers to Those You Love
Nov 15, 2021

The Reasons for Sending Flowers to Those You Love

Flowers are one of the most beautiful things on the planet, and there's no need to wait for a special occasion to send flowers to that special person in your life, whether it's a family member or a friend. Flowers are a lovely gift for any occasion.

Flowers have long been a symbol of love and care, and while some may argue that flowers wither and die, and that they are insufficient, flowers have long been a symbol of love and care. Flowers and nature play an important role in our daily lives, and they are extremely beneficial. They bring people happiness, pride, inspiration, and beauty. A simple floral arrangement as a gift can represent and be meaningful in many different ways to the recipient, with each flower symbolizing something different.

Here at Sophy Crown Flowers, you can buy it for yourself or for someone else in your life. i.e. we are always thinking that we should all send and receive flowers at any time, not just for a special occasion.

Some reasons to send flowers to special people in your life

 

The Sympathy

 

 

Things don't always go as planned in life, and it's difficult to know what to say when something bad occurs. When the right words aren't available, a bouquet of flowers can be used to express your condolences.

The Apology

 

 

 

What better way to say "I'm sorry" than to send someone a lovely bouquet of hand-picked flowers? Apologizing can be difficult at times, but a simple gesture of flowers can easily reopen the lines of communication.

The  Celebration

 

 

Is your pal's birthday approaching? Or perhaps a member of your family is about to get married. Is your parent's wedding anniversary approaching? Flowers are a wonderful way to commemorate any occasion, and they are also a great way to appreciate the little things in life.

Somebody Happy

 

 

Do you want to brighten someone's day because they appear sad or lonely, or simply because they are stressed at work? Sending flowers to them could be just the thing to brighten up their day. The blossoms and sweet fragrance that flowers emit can instantly change a person's mood and make them feel better.

 Send your Love

 

 

Sending flowers to your loved ones, whether a wife, a husband, a parent, or a friend, is a wonderful way to express your affection. Flowers are for everyone and are a wonderful way to say "I love you" and show that they are important in your life.

 

For the reasons stated above, Sophy Crown Flowers can ensure that you bring happiness and joy to any recipient. We have a large selection of hand-tied bouquets, vases, and gift sets.

 

The Most Gorgeous Birthday Flowers for Your Loved Ones
Nov 12, 2021

The Most Gorgeous Birthday Flowers for Your Loved Ones

Flowers are a wonderful and fresh birthday present for anyone. Learn how to choose the best birthday flowers for your loved ones on their special day by reading on.

Flowers are a wonderful way to show someone how much they mean to you, to commemorate a special occasion, and even to send a secret message using flower language.

But which flowers are the best for birthdays, and which ones should be included in the bouquet you want to send to the people you care about the most?

We'll discuss the best flowers for a birthday girl, a milestone birthday, and even the stems you should include in a coworker's birthday bouquet in this post.

Then, to make someone's birthday even more incredible, learn where you can order the most beautiful fresh flowers online.

For your Love

You're well aware that you must purchase flowers for your girlfriend's birthday celebration.

Look for a birthday arrangement that includes red roses, the ultimate symbol of romance, no matter who you love. Sunflowers are a great way to remind your loved one how much joy they bring to your life.

Look for an arrangement with Red Tulips, which represent a declaration of love, if you want to tell someone how you feel about them for the first time on their birthday.

For Colleagues and Teachers

On their birthdays, you want to make your coworkers feel special, but you also want to send the right message.

Teachers and professors should be sent sage, which means wisdom.

Pansies are a great choice for sending to coworkers because they represent positive thoughts. Goldenrods, a symbol of good fortune and corporate gifting, are ideal for coworkers pursuing a promotion.

And what about that coworker who is always patient with you despite the fact that you don't deserve it? Send chrysanthemums as a token of appreciation for someone who is always willing to assist you.

For Friends

Make sure to include yellow roses in your birthday bouquet because they are the ultimate symbol of friendship.
Geraniums and ivy are also symbols of everlasting friendship.

Choose zinnias for faraway friends, as they indicate that you're thinking of people who can't always be near you.

For a Family Member’s Birthday

Are you looking for flowers for your mother's birthday or want to send the perfect birthday bouquet to your brother who lives in another county?

Don't be afraid to use a lot of color in your arrangement, such as orange hydrangeas, pink carnations, or even orange gerberas.

You could also look for a chrysanthemum arrangement, which represents happiness. If you're shopping for your mother, day Lilies, an international symbol of motherhood (they'll also work for Mother's Day!) are the best birthday flowers.

Send Birthday Flowers

We hope this article has given you some ideas for the best birthday flowers to send to the people who mean the most to you.

We can help you with international flower delivery, same-day flower delivery, or just a great selection of some of the most beautiful bouquets and arrangements for any occasion.

Take a look at our best-selling birthday items and place your order with us today.

We look forward to assisting you in making someone's special day even more memorable.

HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN BOUQUET

HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN BOUQUET

Floristry was an honorable ability in times since ancient Egypt that brought beauty to homes. Wikipedia reports that floral vases were arranged in 2000 BCE early!

A hand-picked bouquet is available but we'll focus in this post on a (running) round  bouquet. This basically means that all your trunks are rotating in the same way. The finish is clean and appealing. It guarantees that even the stalks in the vase look good!

TO BEGIN WITH

 

 

It's helpful to remember in which vase your flowers want to be displayed before you start. This helps you to reflect on the dimensions, but don't get too stuck in them. Sometimes it's all right to challenge the rules and it depends how formal you want to be.

It is also a good idea to collect your instruments and clear a small space for work. It's all your vase, water, cutters, twins and scissors you really need.

WHAT FLOWERS DO I USE!?

 

This is entirely up to you but there are a few things you may like to consider.

1.Try to choose blooms where the stems are a similar length so that they all reach the water at around the same time. Of course a little Peach Blossom is a compact hand-tied bouquet full of sunset toned blooms.

2.Take the strength of the stems into consideration, especially if they are from your garden as some will flop more quickly. This can influence your placement choice

3.Do you want a mix of blooms or all the same type?

4.Do you want a mix of colors or want them to be kept within the same range of colours

5.How long do you need them to last?

6.Are you making a big bouquet or a little one?

7.Take into account what style you want to make. In this post we will not enter but consider whether you want a looser or a tighter style? Would you like to group or spread your flowers evenly in color or type? Are you interested in highlighting one or two focal bloom or many similarly weighted blooms

8.What foliage/greenery if any would you like to use.

So much to think about!  Don’t worry!  Trial and error is part of the learning process and every time you make a bouquet you will get better.

LET’S GET STARTED

 

 

1.Clean the foil, both flowers and greenery, from the lower half of your stems. You might need to clean a little later, but at this stage you would not like to strip them naked. The goal is to simplify handling but also to make the water as clean as possible. Once submerged in the water, many leaves break down rather quickly. This can shorten the life of your flowers by the bacteria that may breed

2.You can lay your flowers and greenery side by side in an ideal world if you have space. Keep together like flowers. It's easier to see what you're working on.

3.Start with one of your strongest stalks, which you want towards the center of the bouquet. Then, when you see fit, pick it up and add one more flowers or some greenery. Do this for a few more people and make sure all your trunks turn in the same direction (pointing).

4.If you add more, you have to turn your hand on the bouquet to make sure all sides are taken into account. You can spiral in the opposite direction or clockwise as long as the stem continues in the same direction. It takes a bit to get used to it but it isn't that difficult once you get there.

5.Stop and check what the bouquet looks like when you add more. Often blooms are blooming as you work and "lapses" are emerging. You may need to "shuffle" them back, or add another flower into space if that happens. This can be done by loosing your grip on the stalks and filling the bouquet with bloom. Ensure that the stem is fed in the same way as the rest.

6.While you're going to need to firmly grasp your bouquet, don't take too close a bouquet to break any stalks.

7.You might want to think of the heights of every bloom when you rotate the bouquet. Even once cut, Tulips, for example, some flowers continue to grow. Maybe you want different flower levels or may want to have different blooms at different levels. Just consider that your bouquet probably won't be seen directly from above (unless you have a very short vase). A more natural floral graduation often looks better.

8.If yo1u have particularly weak stalks, place them in the middle of the bouquet so that their surroundings can be supported.

9.Once you come to the outside consider whether you want greenery to hide some of the stems or to keep the stems in mind slightly lower.

10.Whilst it's normal to try and make a bit of mistake, don't try handling your flowers as they get broken.

11.Once you are done, firmly tie your bouquet with some twine to secure it.

12.Fill your vase with water.

13.Judge whether you have to shorten the stems so that your bouquet is fine or sits in the vase as it is fine. And put in the vase your flowers.

14.Done!

15.Enjoy!

 

Don't be strange too much about your earliest experience. We will help you to cover all of the technical  difficulties you have made.

Sounds too much like hard work?  Then order one of our hand-tied bouquets and we will do it all for you!