We were in the Northeast yesterday and passed by one of our favorite establishments in Philadelphia. Stein, Your Florist Co. is located at 7059 Frankford Ave. and has been operating (but not at this location per se) since 1887. Surviving a 2001 fire and tough economic times in the past few years, Stein’s has remained a stalwart on Frankford Ave. for decades and will hopefully continue doing its thing for many more.
The signs at Stein’s make us think of simpler times in the 1950′s, back when you could get a dozen roses for a couple of bucks. Not that we were around back then, but still…