Christmas shopping in the Grassmarket area
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The historical streets of the Old Town’s Greater Grassmarket are the perfect destination for Christmas shopping. Bursting with independent boutiques and speciality stores for foodies,...
Edinburgh / Grassmarket / christmas shopping
Food and Drink Week at Edinburgh’s Grassmarket
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Swing by Edinburgh’s Greater Grassmarket between Friday 25 November and Saturday 03 December for its first ever Food and Drink Week. Expect a range of dining offers from the likes of Mamma’...
Greater Grassmarket / food and drink week / events
Festive Dining
6 Mins
From traditional turkey to gourmet burgers, we’ve picked 10 of the best places in Edinburgh to indulge in a fine festive feast. So whether you've been tasked with finding the perfect...
festive / christmas / Edinburgh
Edinburgh’s top 10 dog-friendly pubs
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Dog owners will know only too well the guilt of having to leave Muttley at home while you visit the pub , your day/night subsequently having to be cut short to get home for walkies duties. The ever-growing list of dog-friendly parlours is, however, surprisingly good, with many going out of their way to make furry friends feel just as welcome as the bipeds. All of the venues on our...
Edinburgh / dog-friendly / Pubs
Edinburgh’s best nail bars
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Whether you want an elegant French manicure, a coating of leopard print or a raver-friendly UV gel, we’ve got the lowdown on Edinburgh's best nail bars. So in no particular order, here's...
nail bars / Edinburgh / beauty
10 of the best Hogmanay parties in Edinburgh
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Edinburgh knows how to put on a mighty Hogmanay bash so we’ve picked 10 of the best events in the capital so you can bring in the New Year in style. In no particular order… The Edinburgh...
hogmanay / New Year / parties
Edinburgh's best child friendly pubs
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Children and pubs; some may say that never the twain shall meet, especially in a city like Edinburgh where even the use of a loo in a public house with a child in tow may be off limits...
Edinburgh / child friendly / Pubs
Handmade Edinburgh
2 Mins
Prepare to be inspired by the best contemporary craft makers from Scotland and beyond when Handmade Edinburgh rolls into town. The Contemporary Crafts and Design Fair will transform The Hub...
Handmade in Britain / crafts / fair
Shoppers Guide to Pad Lifestyle
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Offering a wonderfully curated cornucopia of home treasures, wardrobe candy, gifts and collectibles from around the world, PAD Lifestyle in the New Town really is worth the visit. Bigger...
Pad lifestyle / shopping / interiors
Smells good, tastes good, dining with Nejma
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For an exclusive sensory dining experience with Nejma fragrance and Daffy’s Gin make your way to the Forth Floor Restaurant at Harvey Nichols on 13 October. Nejma’s seven scents will be...
Nejma / Duffy's Gin / Harvey Nichols
My Style My Way Leanne Babbu
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Owner of Babu Hair and Beauty on Marchmont Crescent, Edinburgh 35-year-old Leanne took the plunge to open her own salon 10 years ago and has never looked back. From styling, cutting and...
hairdressing / style / Leanne Arthur
JoLoMo Painting Windy Day Iona
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Over the next few months The Dundas Street Gallery plays host to a couple of artists who specialise in landscape paintings from opposite coasts of Scotland and we’re rather fond of both...
Jamie Primrose / JoLoMo / art
Fiona Fowley’s Edinburgh
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As director and founder of Zen Lifestyle, the multi award-winning beauty salons in Edinburgh , Fiona Fowley knows all too well about the benefits of looking and feeling good. Born and bred...
Fiona Fowley / Edinburgh / Zen Lifestyle
You and Me : Michael Welch and Sarah Murray
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Successful entrepreneurs Michael Welch, founder of tyre specialist, and Sarah Murray, owner of Jane Davidson, a designer womenswear boutique in Edinburgh , are spearheading the relaunch of fashion portal “I met Mike through my husband David in early 2000 when we went to a ball at Prestonfield together" says Sarah. "The boutique was making the move to sell online and Mike gave me some invaluable advice; he’s had...
Atterley / Jane Davidson / Entrepreneur
First impressions: The women’s guide to beating rosacea
3 Mins
First impressions count. That’s how we justify spending a month’s salary on a pair of designer shoes, right ladies? It’s all very well splurging on the latest fashion, but for those who...
rosacea / treatments / skincare
The S&S Martini at The Caley Bar
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Made with Eden Mill Chilli and Ginger Gin, Crème De Cacao, espresso and ginger infused egg white, this could be your new favourite drink . Try the cocktail at the Gin House pop up in The...
The Caley Bar / cocktail / s&s martini
Lunch at The Printing Press Bar & Kitchen
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What: Elegant Edinburgh restaurant with an ever-changing, seasonal menu. Price range: Mains range from £12. Autumn has arrived and quite frankly I’m not happy about it. If I could, I’d...
The Printing Press Bar & Kitchen / Lunch / review
Dinner at Maison Bleue le Bistrot
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What: A dining destination in Morningside, Edinburgh. Price range: Mains from £16. When it comes to eating out in Edinburgh , a lot has to be said about word of mouth. So when I’d heard...
Dinner / review
The new Rocco Forte Nourish menu at Balmoral Hotel
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Need yet another excuse to visit Edinburgh 's five star Balmoral hotel ? We have the perfect reason – to try the new Rocco Forte Nourish menu. Created in collaboration with world-record...
balmoral Hotel / Nourish menu / Mark Beaumont
Property transformation: 15 Saxe Coburg Place
4 Mins
The experts at Tremmel Restoration have been meticulously enhancing and developing period properties for almost 20 years. Their aim is to honour the original vision of the architect but to...
Tremmel Restoration / Property / renovations
Follow the yellow brick road with Morton Fraser
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You’ve decided to sell your house. Your new dream home is just over the rainbow… but where do you begin? The team at Morton Fraser provide full estate agency advice and services, so they...
Morton Fraser / Selling houses / Property