Edinburgh Shopping

Quirky boutique & craft shopping in Edinburgh city centre

Quirky boutique & craft shopping in Edinburgh city centre

A Top 10 shopping break in the UK, Edinburgh is the queen of boutique fashion and designer shopping in Scotland, featuring a range of independent one off boutiques and designer favourites like Harvey Nichols. From fantastic specialist shopping hotspots like Grassmarket to High Street favourites around Princes Street and designer shops galore on George Street and Multrees Walk, Edinburgh shopping caters for all fashion tastes.

Unique independent shops in Edinburgh city centre

Unique independent shops in Edinburgh city centre

Grassmarket in the heart of the city’s Old Town is a heavenly specialist shopping mix of stylish bars, restaurants and the best of local Scottish designers and independent retailers selling everything from specialist gourmet foods to unique fashions and contemporary craft jewellery. Wynds and side streets like Cockburn and Victoria Street push out from the Royal Mile and are lined with fantastic range of specialist shops and funky designer independents like ‘Totty Rocks’ on Victoria Street.

You’ll find a choice of shopping centres in Edinburgh city centre and along the Leith Waterfront, all with their own particular shopping themes. Browse Edinburgh’s largest shopping centre Ocean-Terminal for a range of well known High Street names and specialist gift shops, together with a cinema, gym and a choice of dining venues.

Edinburgh Boutiques

Edinburgh Boutiques

Popular large undercover shopping malls and designer outlets also feature around the city including The Centre Livingston and Livingston Designer Outlet just to the south west off the M8. Hundreds of favourite high street shops and a range of designer brands for less, plus a choice of restaurants and entertainment venues are all clustered here. Book an Edinburgh shopping break online now.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.