With just a couple of weeks to go until Christmas (where has the time gone?!), there’s not long left to do your Christmas shopping. Instead of battling the crowds on Princes Street or worrying about online deliveries arriving in time, pop out and visit some of Edinburgh’s many fantastic independent shops.
No matter what you’re looking for, there’s sure to be an independent shop in Edinburgh with the perfect gift. We’re pretty lucky to have a huge selection of boutiques and shops in Edinburgh – from independent delis to quirky jewellery emporiums and vintage clothing stores to luxury homeware shops. Here’s our ultimate guide to independent Christmas shopping in Edinburgh to take the stress out of gift-buying this festive season.