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Stockbridge has a great mix of jewellers, galleries, second hand and gourmet food shops – birthday gifts or every-day essentials – everything is here!

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Cheese lovers will adore I.J Mellis, purveyors of fine farmhouse and artisan Scottish cheeses. Knowledge and friendly staff will help you pick out just the right kind of cheese to go with your favourite chutney.

IJ Mellis Inside Shop With Cheese

George Bower Butcher & Poulterer have been supplying Edinburgh with quality meat, game and poultry for over 50 years. Providing all your favourite cuts of meat in beef, pork, veal, lamb and wild boar, they also stock a range of traditional Scottish products including haggis, black and white puddings, sausages and burgers.

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For all your fresh fish and seafood, Armstrongs of Stockbridge have been in business for over 60 years. Their staff have a wealth of experience and can assist with any of the sea’s finest produce, and prepare it to your requirements.

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Gift Shops & Books

For beautiful jewellery inspired by Scotland’s landscapes try the Sheila Fleet Gallery.

If there’s a bookworm in the family, they’ll be in their element. Ginger and Pickles is an independent bookshop for children. Cosy and quaint, it is designed especially with young readers in mind and has carefully curated beautiful books to entice readers of all ages. With its wood-burning stove and comprehensive collection of new titles for both children and adults, Golden Hare Books is somewhere to easily lose yourself in the pleasure of books.

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Bring the brightness of Mexico into your life at Caoba – this shop is a feast for the eyes with Mexican tiles, recycled glass and many other handmade artisan products on sale.

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If you like dabbling with a paintbrush, Henderson Artshop has wide variety of artist materials, ideal if you are a professional or are just wanting to give it a try. The shop also has many top-quality materials for children.

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For gifts, home and personal accessories, beauty products, and jewellery, sourced from some of the most creative and modern designers in Scotland and beyond, be sure to check out Daisy Cheynes. This shop is defiantly worth visiting in the run up to Christmas as the window becomes festooned with glass ornaments, snow globes, wreaths, tea lights and lots more surprises. 

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For other gifts, there are loads of lovely wee shops, including Willow Boutique, who have a great selection of stylish gifts for babies and children; An Independent Zebra, where all products are made, designed or upcycled in Scotland by small independent businesses and Gifted, who have a wide selection of cards, jewellery, gifts and children's toys.

Clothing

Stockbridge is teeming with style thanks to Those Were the Days vintage basement boutique, vegan fashion Treen and luxury boutique Dick’s selling fabulous fashion items for men and women. Pick up some upscale vintage clothing at Miss Bizio Couture or for quaint women's wear, pop into Elaine’s Vintage Clothing.  

Not forgetting four-legged friends, Just Dogs supplies everything that owners need, including a great selection of quality and unique dog accessories and supplies.

Need some tranquillity? The Floatarium Spa offers sanctuary sealed through reflexology, head massage and microdermabrasion.

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