Best in style, crafts, city shopping and unique tartan which never goes out of fashion, Scotland shopping is awash with specialist themes and unforgettable shopping experiences. The funkiest of style shopping scenes are on offer in both Edinburgh and Glasgow with their mix of independent and designer boutiques, with highlights including Edinburgh’s independent, designer and artisan shopping extravaganza at Grassmarket and Glasgow’s Mackintosh jewellery and crafts.
Discover exquisite arts and crafts centres like artist town Kirkcudbright in Dumfries & Galloway brimming with craft shopping gems or tour the Highlands & Islands for the best pottery, craft jewellery and the famed Harris Tweed. The East Neuk area of Fife is famed for its craft pottery around Crail and Pittenweem and you’ll find a selection of superb craft centres in craft town West Kilbride.
For world famous tartan, cashmere, knitwear and textiles, the Scottish Borders area around Hawick is home to a choice of long-standing textiles names and the tartan shopping and Scottish gifts collection of outlets at Gretna Green is still one of Scotland’s best for a range of Scottish specialities.
Find big designer names like Harvey Nichols around Edinburgh’s Multrees Walk, don’t miss a tour of the Victorian Market in Inverness and visit Aberdeen’s chic Merchant Quarter brimming with the coolest boutiques and specialist shops. Best shopping experiences for craft, fashion and specialist whisky shops are all here in Scotland – book Scotland shopping breaks online now!