Independent shops, Crafts within 5 miles of Edinburgh
18 places within 5 miles
Sorted by popularity / distance
Eero & Riley0.7 miles 7 Easter Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5PH
Friendly, brilliantly-priced (most items well under £20) shop with a tangible sense of humour, stocking homeware, gifts and jewellery. We love the Invisible Bookshelves, the astroturf-inspired toothbrush holder, and the fact that these things sit…
Ragamuffin0.9 miles 278 Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8AA
Gorgeous, tactile knitwear for wool enthusiasts; stock includes several hard-to-find Scottish and European designers, and there's a quirky in-house label too.
The Himalaya Centre0.9 miles 20 South Clerk Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9PR
In 2005, at the Scottish Parliament, the Dalai Lama told Reka Gawa: ‘Don't forget you’re Tibetan; keep the culture alive.’ She had long dreamed of opening a shop, and in 2007, inspired by his words, she did so: the photo of their meeting hangs proudly…
Joyce Forsyth Scottish Designer Knitwear1.1 miles 42 Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh, EH1 2QE
Strange, beautiful and completely unique hand-made knitwear suitable for lovely witches and stylish eccentrics. Prices range from £5-£265.
Fabhatrix1.2 miles 13 Cowgatehead, Edinburgh, EH1 1JY
Where did you get that hat, old bean? Well, Fabhatrix, actually. Top hats, clôches, trilbies, Scottish felt hats, vintage style, silk wedding hats, red hats, bowlers, straw hats, quirky tweed deerstalkers and feather fascinators …Fabhatrix sells nothing…
The Black Box Boutique1.2 miles 98 West Bow, Grassmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2HH
Black Box is an independent design boutique based in the heart of the buzzing Grassmarket, Edinburgh, showcasing Britain’s most exceptionally curious jewellery, textiles, ceramics, illustration and more! The boutique is also home to an in-house…
Red Door Gallery1.2 miles 42 Victoria Street, Edinburgh, EH1 2JW
The best place to pick up artisan jewellery, prints, paintings, sculpture and completely individual greetings cards, all by local artists. Regularly changing exhibitions, lovely, friendly staff and a great selection of funky old lomo cameras if you're…
K1 Yarns Knitting Boutique1.2 miles 89 West Bow, Edinburgh, EH1 2JP
Knitters' paradise! Every possible colour and texture of yarn you can imagine, plus patterns, weekly classes, and an informal area for sitting and, well, knitting.
Helios Fountain1.4 miles 7 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2HY
Aaaah. Wholesome shop stuffed with beads, handmade toys, candles, crystals and more books than you could shake an incense stick at, including magically-illustrated children's books and a selection of complementary therapy reads. Just going in there is…
Doodles Ceramic Workshop1.4 miles 29 Marchmont Crescent, Edinburgh, EH9 1HQ
Paint-your-own pottery workshop and shop, also selling a range of organic soaps. Admittedly, it's not the sort of shop that you just walk into for a spot of browsing, but it has become increasingly popular with birthday and hen parties.
Owl & Lion1.4 miles 66 West Port, Edinburgh, EH1 2LD
Owl & Lion Bindery, owned by Florence-trained bookbinder Isabelle Ting is the first bookbinding establishment to open in the city for decades. Isabelle offers bookbinding classes for all levels, as well as producing her own innovative ranges of…
Materialise1.6 miles 28 Lady Lawson Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9DS
One World Shop1.7 miles St John's Church, Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4BJ
On the terrace of St John’s Church is a slightly different shopping experience from the big shiny chains on Princes Street – the largest Fair Trade outlet in Scotland. As well as books, gifts and crafts they sell a range of internationally sourced Fair…
Laurel Gallery1.8 miles 58 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge, Edinburgh, EH3 5AL
A friendly, vibrant, and independent gallery based in Stockbridge with an eclectic selection of original art, crafts and painted furniture. The gallery also runs art, craft and paint technique workshops for Annie Sloan Chalk Paint as well as being the…
White Blossom Paper Boutique2.0 miles 96 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh, EH10 4ES
White Blossom is a small independent shop stocking a large range of coloured card, beautiful handmade papers and envelopes, Japanese Chiyogami and Thai silk range. This beautiful little boutique in Bruntsfield also has a range of recycled cotton paper…
Sarah Dallas Living Home Interiors2.1 miles 63 Raeburn Place, Stockbridge, Edinburgh, EH4 1JF
Homes and Interiors shop selling stylish homeware and home accessories alongside beautiful gifts and cards. Lots made in Scotland.
Pippin2.2 miles 30 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH12 5JZ
Pop in to Pippin and pick up a gift… Pippin is an independent gift boutique with a difference. Selling jewellery, cards, gifts and homewares, Pippin showcases emerging design talent alongside established design brands. Proprietor Erica Stahl hand…
ReMade4.0 miles 147 North High Street, Musselburgh, Edinburgh, EH21 6AN
ReMade is a gallery shop, specialising in local sustainable design. Also fairtrade and vintage.