Shopping

Like to shop? You'll love it here!

Like to shop? You'll love it here!

High street chains, one-off independents and quirky specialists – they're all waiting for the shopaholic.

21st Century Kilts

21st Century Kilts offer a unique take, and are a fitting homage, to a traditional Scottishstyle. At 21st Century Kilts you can discover kilts for men and women. Appointments recommended, closed Sundays and Mondays.

ALC

ALC

Recently nominated for Best New Business of the Year by the Drapers Independent Retail Awards, ALC is Edinburgh’s only women’s fashion boutique dedicated to denim, and an absolute must-see for lovers of contemporary casualwear.

Alchemia

Alchemia Gallery

Alchemia are makers of fine jewellery specialising in precious metal, platinum, silver, gold, and enamel with exceptional precious stones and semi precious stones. There’s a broad portfolio of designs on offer.

Alpha Art

Alpha Art

Alpha Art was established in 2006 and has gone from strength to strength due to the exceptional quality of art work. It has a large gallery space in Stockbridge, where it exhibits works of art by Scottish, UK and overseas artists.

Aquarius

Aquarius

Aquarius offers a beautifully edited collection in the heart of Edinburgh city, including vintage and designer clothing, handbags, accessories, jewellery, chandeliers and furniture gathered from across Europe.

Aquila

Aquila

Aquila is a gift shop bursting with colour and full of quirky, adorable gifts made by UK-based designers and artists. With the emphasis on both quality and price it is the perfect destination for your holiday shopping.

Aspinal of London

Aspinal of London

George Street is home to Aspinal’s Edinburgh store, the most prestigious location to shop within Scotland’s capital. Step inside to shop for wallets, purses and handbags and add a distinctive touch to your chosen piece.

Biscuit Clothing

Biscuit Clothing

The aim at Biscuit Clothing is to provide a beautiful and welcoming environment in which you can always pick up something that inspires you. It could be something to wear, something to give or something that you now need.

Bliss Studio

Bliss Studio

Choose from a superb selection of immaculate sample and once-worn designer gowns at refreshingly affordable prices when you visit Bliss Studio. Relax in the elegant city-centre studio and let expert staff pamper you.

Bonhams

Bonhams

Bonhams is the only international auctioneer with a saleroom in Scotland, with fine and decorative art auctions throughout the year, as well as the dedicated Scottish Sale held every April. Find this auctioneer on Queen Street.

Bowdens Kilts

Bowdens

Bowdens is Scotland’s oldest independent formal hire company. They specialise in made-to-measure highland wear, formal wear and evening wear of the finest quality to purchase. Find it to the North East of the city.

Cabaret

Cabaret

Cabaret Antiques and Curios sells antique books, furniture, clocks and china in the West Port area. You won’t be disappointed with a visit here – with its wide range of unique and interesting items you’ll be spoilt for choice!

Cameron Taylor

Cameron Taylor

Cameron Taylor is a contemporary Scottish cashmere knitwear collection, concentrating on modern shapes that remain classic and timeless, offering cashmere lovers an alternative to traditional cashmere design.

Caoba

Caoba

Caoba specialises in handcrafts imported directly from Mexico. Over the years they have diversified their products which now include a great range of greetings cards, scented candles and other items which they enjoy selling.

Carnivàle Vintage

Carnivàle Vintage

Carnivàle Vintage is Edinburgh’s newest vintage store, based in the heart of Edinburgh. It specialises in 1940s through to 1970s vintage clothing for men and women, also selling vintage accessories, jewellery and furniture.

Chisholm Hunter

Chisholm Hunter

Chisholm Hunter is set in an elegant building in the heart of Edinburgh, which has been a local landmark for more than a century. It features three storeys of dazzling diamonds, luxury Swiss timepieces and the latest brands.

Copernicus of Edinburgh

Copernicus of Edinburgh

Unique and bespoke handcrafted jewellery in designs inspired by the beauty of natural stones. Classic jewellery designs use semi-precious stones from Scotland and around the world but are all made in Edinburgh.

Covet

Covet

Covet, on Thistle Street is a brilliant designer haven, specialising in handbags, fashion accessories and jewellery sourced from all over Europe and showcasing exclusive brands that you will not see anywhere else.

Cranachan & Crowdie

Cranachan & Crowdie

These Scottish foodies boast an exciting range that includes twenty different types of oatcakes alongside oodles of accompanying jams, marmalades and chutneys, not to mention nutritionally balanced pizza and ice cream.

Cruise

Cruise

Step into Edinburgh’s premium fashion destination on George Street and experience a unique and personally tailored service at Cruise. Cruise offers a wide choice of brands straight from the catwalk.

Curiosity

Curiosity

Visit Curiosity to find an eclectic range of curious objects, including crystal balls, collectable militia and arms, taxidermy, comics, model automobiles and much more. Find this little shop on Morningside Road.

Daniel Henderson Jewellers

Daniel Henderson

Specialists in engagement, wedding and signet rings, Daniel Henderson Jewellers of Edinburgh has supplied some of the UK’s most well known names in the jewellery trade, offering a friendly and unique buying experience.

Demijohn

Demijohn

Award-winning liquid deli where you can pick from a unique range of handmade British food and drink before your choice is bottled in the shop. Simply pick your own bottle then choose your favourite food or drink to fill it with.

Dermal Clinic

Dermal Clinic

Dermal Clinic offers multi-award winning expert care for face and body at Scotland’s biggest Botulinum Toxin provider with approved trainers, doctors, dentists and nurses. The Clinic have an extensive range of treatments available.

Dragonfly

Dragonfly

A wonderful independent gift shop and boutique specialising in the unique. Gifts are sourced from near and far, from artists and specialist suppliers with the aim of introducing you to a mixture of classic, retro, vintage and chic.

Ecco

Ecco

Ecco are proud of their Scandinavian heritage, combining style and comfort in the extensive range of footwear and accessories. The store stocks a wide range of ladies and mens shoes as well as small leather goods. 

Eden

Eden

Discover unique, stylish yet affordable European designer fashion. Eden is an independent boutique and all the pieces are handpicked by the owner, and styles are stocked in limited quantities ensuring a level of exclusivity.

Edinburgh Books

Edinburgh Books

This off-beat Edinburgh bookshop has a huge, wide ranging stock of second-hand and antiquarian books: just when you think you’ve scanned every shelf you find the stairs and realise there are four rooms in the basement.

Edinburgh Harley-Davidson

Edinburgh Harley-Davidson

Ever wished to try a Harley-Davidson® for a weekend, or even a few hours? Call Edinburgh Harley-Davidson®, Scotland’s largest Harley® dealer, to take an unforgettable ride. Edinburgh: best viewed on a Harley®.

Edinburgh’s West End

Edinburgh's West End

Just a few minutes’ walk from Princes Street you’ll find the cobbled Georgian streets of Edinburgh’s West End. With charming architecture, colourful shop fronts and a laid-back vibe, this area truly is a hidden gem.

Edinburgh’s Book Quarter

Edinburgh’s Book Quarter

The wonderful secondhand bookshops on the West Port Book Trail make it a haven for book lovers from all over the world. Make sure you visit Cabaret, Edinburgh Books and Main Point Books when you’re in the area.

Electric Hairdressing

Electric Hair

Electric Hairdressing is situated on the ground floor of Harvey Nichols, a floor dedicated to beauty and glorious accessories. The salon have partnered with Nail Inc to offer clients bespoke champagne manicure packages.

Epitome

Epitome

A concept space with an eclectic mix of products to offer a shopping experience which is always innovative and inspiring. Epitome is proud to present avant-garde designers who create distinctive clothing for the discerning customer.

Frontiers Man

Frontiers Man

Frontiers Man brings the Frontiers ethos into menswear, with a carefully selected range of top labels, including many that are otherwise tricky to find in Scotland. The mens store instantly has more of a guy feel about it.

Frontiers Woman

Frontiers

For Edinburgh’s sartorially savvy shoppers, Frontiers Woman has long been associated with women’s fashion of the highest quality and style, having been founded over 25 years ago by designer Jane Forbes.

Godiva

Godiva

Godiva is Edinburgh’s most original independent fashion boutique. Unconventional, innovative and liberated, Godiva strives against the soul sucking monotony of fast food fashion to provide a truly unique alternative.

Greater Grassmarket

Greater Grassmarket

Experience Edinburgh’s creative side and enjoy the specialist shopping delivered by dedicated craftsmen, artisans and experts. With over 90% independent shops, the Greater Grassmarket is Edinburgh’s independent shopping destination.

Hamilton & Inches

Hamilton & Inches

Visit Hamilton & Inches for the latest range of contemporary jewellery, stunning classics and the most coveted watch brands. Browse the Hamilton & Inches collection of silver made in their very own workshops.

Hawico

Hawico

Visit Hawico in Edinburgh’s Grassmarket, and browse a superb selection of styles and colours, including cashmere and silk produced in Hawick Cashmere of Scotland’s own mill in the Scottish Borders, at affordable prices.

Hector Russell

Hector Russell

Since 1881 Hector Russell has been outfitters to generations of clans from the Highlands and to families from the Lowlands. They’re experts in Clan tartans, Highland dress and Kilt making and have an enviable reputation.

Herman Brown

Herman Brown

A vintage shop with an international reputation. Regularly featured in magazines and fashion shoots from Glasgow to NYC, Herman Brown manages to occupy a position between cosy hideaway and high-end fashion outlet.

Hogarth

Hogarth

A contemporary, Scottish fashion accessory retailer energised by its long family history in the textile industry. Hogarth’s collections are all designed in-house where style, quality and innovative design are held in the highest esteem.

House of Bruar

House of Bruar

House of Bruar has established an unsurpassed reputation for itself as the pre-eminent Scottish country clothing provider in the UK, thanks to its insistence on high-quality goods sourced from world-renowned manufacturers.

House of Fraser

House of Fraser

The House of Fraser store is well known for its ornate clock whose performance at quarter to the hour still entertains tourists. It’s so much more than just a house; It is a whole universe full of your favourite things.

Isle of Skye Candle Company

Isle of Skye Candle Company

Isle of Skye Candle Company candles are all handmade in its workshop in Scotland. They only use natural soya wax, from renewable sources, and fragrance with scents inspired and created by nature to invigorate your senses.

Jane Davidson

Jane Davidson

A family run boutique offering the best of the international collections in a friendly, welcoming atmosphere. It’s housed over three floors of a townhouse, tucked away just behind George Street in Edinburgh city centre.

Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope

The Kaleidoscope Whisky Bar & Shop at 28 Queen Street is completely unique with a constantly changing menu of whisky flavours to taste and explore. Exquisite bar food is served is daily until 10pm.

Kinloch Anderson

Kinloch Anderson

Kinloch Anderson are experts in tartan and Highland Dress and renowned for kiltmaking since 1868. Find a distinctive choice of luxury Scottish clothing and accessories in the superb range of cashmeres, silks and pure wool fabrics.

Laing

Laing

Laing understands that investing in a beautifully-crafted piece of jewellery or luxury timepiece is always a noteworthy event. The team will therefore do all they can to make your purchase a very special experience.

Lily West

Lily West

Enjoy beautiful bouquets of fresh flowers from Lily West. They take great joy in sourcing seasonal flowers which smell wonderful, look radiant and are great value. Regular flower workshops in this West Port store.

Links of London

Links of London

With striking jewellery collections, statement watches and a selection of exquisite gifts, Links of London continues to captivate customers. They offer imaginative design along with uncompromised craftsmanship.

Livingston Designer Outlet

Livingston Designer Outlet

With over 70 boutiques, restaurants and cafés, Livingston Designer Outlet isn’t merely Scotland’s largest Designer Outlet. There’s a wide range of stores, offering something to suit every taste, from fashion to high street.

Loake Shoemakers

Loake Shoemakers

Loake Shoemakers have been making traditional English shoes for longer than anyone can remember. The first Loake factory was opened in 1880 – five generations and more than 130 years later, Loake continues to live on.

Main Point Books

Main Point Books

Specialists in mind-expanding tracts. Fans of Vonnegut, Brautigan, Dick and Orwell will find plenty of politically-charged sci-fi to keep them happy here, and there’s a great section of non-fiction books on world religions, too.

Marina Rinaldi

Marina Rinaldi

Marina Rinaldi is all about unique clothing for unique women. Feeling comfortable and confident are the most important factors in deciding whether to buy an outfit or not, and the leading brands are there to help.

McCalls Highlandwear

McCalls

Renowned for its knowledge and experience, attention to detail and quality craftsmanship, McCalls Highlandwear can provide a bespoke made to measure service to customise your highlandwear outfit.

Mimi’s Bakehouse

Mimi’s Bakehouse

Mimi’s is a fabulous cafe and takeaway bakery in Edinburgh’s historic Old Town. It is a little bakery with a massive cake cabinet, bursting with cakes, traybakes, brownies, cupcakes, muffins and of course, its famous scones!

Misty Glen

Misty Glen

Misty Glen is a beautiful shop in the Retail Crescent of Loch Lomond Shores – world famous for its stunning scenery. The shop has a mesmerising collection of jewellery, wall art, decorative wall tiles, mirrors and tableware.

Mr Wood’s Fossils

Mr Wood's Fossils

Fossil hunter Stan Wood opened this shop, Mr Wood’s Fossils, in Edinburgh’s Grassmarket in 1987. It has since established an international reputation for quality fossils and minerals from around the world.

Multrees Walk

Multrees Walk

Home of Scotland’s only Harvey Nichols, Louis Vuitton, and Nespresso and many other exclusive fashion brands mean the Multrees Walk shopping experience is second to none. It’s hidden away not far from Princes Street.

Ocean Terminal

Ocean Terminal

Regarded by many as Edinburgh’s most relaxing shopping environment Ocean Terminal has a great mix of retail, leisure and dining options with recent additions of Bella Italia and Wagamama. There’s 1,600 free parking spaces.

Pam Jenkins

Pam Jenkins

Pam Jenkins stocks collections from leading designers such as Christian Louboutin, Jimmy Choo, Gianvito Rossi. Complimented by the friendly and personal service this is a shop anyone with a love for shoes must visit.

Pippin

Pippin

Original gift boutique in the Haymarket area. Selling cards, gifts, jewellery, homewares and much more, Pippin supports British designers and companies, providing customers with high quality hand picked products.

Remnant Kings

Remnant Kings

Remnant Kings is Scotland’s number one choice for fabric, haberdashery and crafts. Whatever you’re creating – be it curtains, cushions, a new dress or a knitting or craft project – they’re ready to help you.

Robert Graham 1874

Robert Graham

Rare whisky and fine Havana cigars – Sir Robert Graham 1874 has provided the best of both worlds since opening. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit these historic stores in the heart of the city. Tastings are available.

Rockcandy Gallery

Rockcandy

Rockcandy Gallery, is a gem of a jewellery shop. It offers a unique and contemporary collection of designer jewellery for men and women by some of the world’s most exclusive designers as well as up and coming new talent.

Sahara

Sahara

Inspire your travelling wardrobe and take home a unique memento of your visit to Edinburgh, from Sahara; Edinburgh’s beautiful destination fashion store exclusively conceptualised for the discerning, style-conscious woman.

ScotlandShop

ScotlandShop

Discover a range of over 500 tartans and tweeds woven in Scotland. Personal service, tailoring and truly original products custom made just for you are at the heart of the ScotlandShop ethos. Find it in Queensferry Street.

Sheila Fleet

Sheila Fleet

Situated in the vibrant suburb of Stockbridge near Edinburgh’s New Town, this lovely gallery shows an extensive selection of contemporary Sheila Fleet jewellery from the very latest pieces to classic collections.

Stockbridge Market

Stockbridge Market

Stockbridge Market hosts dozens of independent traders set up market stalls selling local produce, exotic food, artisan drinks as well as handcrafted curios from all over Scotland. Admission is completely free to this Sunday market.

The Brotique

The Brotique

The store specialises in a wide range of grooming products, quirky gifts, accessories and homeware products, mostly by independent designers and labels. You don’t need a beard to enjoy The Brotique, but it helps.

The Cat’s Miaou

The Cat's Miaou

The Cat’s Miaou provides excellent, friendly customer service and to have something for everyone, from contemporary silver jewellery to funky clothes for babies, with new stock arriving almost every day.

The Edinburgh Clinic

The Edinburgh Clinic

The Edinburgh Clinic is a private day-case hospital that offers fast access to appointments for out-patient consultation, on-site diagnostic imaging, and day-case surgical treatment close to the heart of Scotland’s capital.

The Frayed Hem

The Frayed Hem

Vintage and retro shop for ladies and gents. It stocks locally up-cycled items, as well as the classic tweeds, silks, kilts, day and party dresses, flannel shirts and funky skirts, ties, waistcoats, boots and brogues, handbags, tea sets and more.

The Gallery Beadshop

The Gallery Beadshop

Scotland’s largest independent beadshop stocking over 5000 beading delights. It doesn’t just stock the essentials and the standard, the owner scours the world for unusual, esoteric and unique beads and components.

The Kilt Hire Company

Kilt Hire Company

The Kilt Hire Company offer a superb range of Prince Charlie jackets, modern kilt jackets and a stunning range of handmade kilts. It’s proud to support the Highland industries in Scotland, hiring and selling since 1991.

The Knights Vault

The Knights Vault

Based in the historic Old Town in Edinburgh The Knights Vault are Scotland’s leading licensed sword seller. They have a wide range from Lord of The Rings replica swords to antique blades and handmade Scottish medieval weapons.

The Red Door Gallery

The Red Door

One of Edinburgh’s most varied and interesting galleries featuring work from emerging and established artists, jewellers and illustrators. If you are looking to bring back a memory from your trip to the city, head to Red Door.

The Tappit Hen

The Tappit Hen

The friendly staff at The Tappit Hen can help you choose from a superb range of gold, silver and pewter jewellery and other gifts in traditional and contemporary Scottish designs. Take at look at the decorative glass and metalware, too.

Thomas Sabo

Thomas Sabo

One of the globally-leading jewellery, watches and beauty companies, designing, selling and distributing lifestyle products for women and men.

Those Were The Days

Those Were The Days

Those Were The Days is one of the city’s best vintage clothing shops. Step into this haven for one-of-a-kind vintage pieces, jewellery and accessories from the 1930s-1980s. Bridal wear is a particular speciality.

Treehouse

treehouse

A number one childrenswear destination, catering for your little monkey from head to toe! It’s exciting world of children’s shoes, clothing, books, toys and gifts, plus a hairdressing service dedicated solely for children.

Urbane Art Gallery

Urbane Art Gallery

At Urbane Art Gallery you will find an extensive portfolio of artworks by award-winning artists from around the world. The Gallery’s staff work collaboratively with you to source the right work for your space and lifestyle.

Walkers

Walkers

Walkers bake the most extensive selection of pure butter shortbreads available – they’ve many varieties and sizes to choose from, whether it be the familiar fingers, rounds and petticoat tails or something a little more unusual.

Waverley Mall

Waverley Mall

Waverley Mall shopping centre is a high quality, environmentally pleasing shopping centre located on the south side of Edinburgh’s Famous Princes Street and next to Waverley Station. It’s a shopping destination for fashion and food.

Whiski Shop

Whiski Shop

There’s over 500 whiskies, rare and vintage collections, a great range of Scottish spirits, beers and gifts, gift hampers and daily whisky tastings in the private tasting room. Corporate enquiries and groups are welcome.

Xile Clothing

Xile Clothing

Xile Clothing is Scotland’s premium independent clothing retailer. Founded in 1984 the company quickly developed a reputation for stocking the world’s best brands and launching fantastic new collections onto the Scottish market.

Yankee Scotland

Yankee Scotland

Authorised stockists of Yankee candles, ‘The world’s best loved candles’, and they’re largest independent stockist in the UK. They stock the entire Yankee candle range of products and pride themselves on customer service.