Scarlet and Violet
Nestled in Kensal Rise, this elegant store is popular with celebrities and was responsible for the flowers at Kate Moss’s wedding. Its pretty and natural-looking arrangements are suitable for various occasions, and vintage lovers will appreciate the lovely old vases.
76 Chamberlayne Road, NW10, scarletandviolet.com
Grace & Thorn
A trendy flower shop for those who think like a hipster. The bright and quirky bunches at this east London florist have been used in fashion shoots for brands including Topman and Whistles. Go left-field and buy your lover a selection of succulents to green up their gaff.
338 Hackney Road, E2, graceandthorn.com
This husband and wife duo offer two seasonal bouquets per week and these are delivered by bicycle across London and by post across mainland UK. The bouquets go up on their site each Monday morning and cost just £28 – with £1 from each sale going towards the Bee Collective, a not-for-profit organisation that helps Londoners help bees.
That Flower Shop
This Shoreditch local, housed in the super-hip Ace Hotel, is another trendy joint for artistic arrangements. Owner Hattie Fox specialises in handling flowers creatively, from fashion headpieces to hand-tied bunches.
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1, thatflowershop.co.uk
Bloom & Wild
An innovative approach to floral delivery, Bloom & Wild pack their flowers into bespoke letterbox packaging to make for easy deliveries. Carefully packed by hand, the delicate blooms are individually netted and slotted through your letterbox for a simple and easy home delivery.