i-on December issue
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With the Yuletide season officially upon us there's nothing to do but embrace the festive fervour and to keep you on track we've put together our top tips for a stress-free holiday. Turn to page 26 for your ultimate Christmas survival guide (best accompanied with a glass of wine in hand). If, like us, you've got a manic month of social engagements in your calendar, check out our dressy suggestions...
i-on magazine / December issue / e-zine
The Wee Restaurant
22 Mins
It's time to start thinking about Christmas, or at least where to celebrate it. Here's our pick of places for festive feasts in Edinburgh The special celebration Brasserie Prince Celebrate...
Festive Feasts / christmas menu / afternoon tea
6 Mins
Whether it is a fun-filled night that carries on into the early hours or a quiet night in with family and friends, January 1 used to feel like the party was well and truly over. But here at...
musselburgh racecourse / The Betway New Year's Day Raceday / Winter fashion
Vincent Bell Hairdressing
2 Mins
According to Mind mental health charity, 1 in 4 people in the UK experience poor mental health each year making it likely that you know someone who has, is or will. In the face of such...
Vincent Bell Hairdressing / In It Together / Mental Health Awareness
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Waldorf Astoria Laings Luxury Advent Calendar
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Chocolate? No thanks. This year we're counting down the days to Christmas with our eyes set on a much larger prize... The Festive Afternoon Tea at Peacock Alley just got a whole lot more...
Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian / Laings / Luxury Advent Calendar
Holly Willoughby Marks and Spencer
2 Mins
When it comes to Holly Willoughby, if she wears it, we want it and her latest Must-Have curation , launching in Marks and Spencer stores and online today, promises to be no different. The...
Marks and Spencer / Holly Willoughby / win
4 Mins
With the madness of Black Friday behind us, look out for these independent shopping dates in Edinburgh and Glasgow for unique gifting ideas and plenty of festive cheer Local Makers Pop-up...
Local Makers Pop-up Shop / Araminta Campbell / christmas shopping
4 Mins
Christmas jumpers. Love 'em or loathe 'em, they're pretty much a pre-requisite of December socialising. Ahead of Christmas Jumper Day on 14 December, set your grumbling aside and join in...
Christmas jumpers / Jane Davidson / Christmas Jumper Day 2018
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society
1 Min
Unforgettable whisky moments are ones shared, which is why membership to The Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS) is a Christmas gift any whisky fan – whether newly interested or a seasoned...
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society / Winter Warmer Tastings / i-on reader offer
Number One
4 Mins
Nicky Howden finds some things really do get better with age If you’re looking for a special occasion restaurant in the capital, few places compare to the culinary landmark that is Number...
Number One / The Balmoral / fine dining
18 Mins
Featuring signature cocktails and canapés, a Rock Rose Gin Bar at Cucina’s hidden terrace, wine stations and live music, last week’s launch night of the swish Radisson Collection Hotel, Royal Mile Edinburgh, was impressive. Guests were also treated to a showcase of 20 new works by Scottish artist and designer Christine Clark and Hatti Pattison as well as a catwalk show from Scottish fashion designer Judy R Clark, all of...
Radisson Collection Hotel Royal Mile / VIP launch / Cucina
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This undoubtedly depressing weather makes us long for sunnier days but for a treat that requires no stressful airports, long queues or, really, anyone but you and your significant other, a...
Gleneagles / Staycation / The Birnam Brasserie
i-on December issue
1 Min
With the Yuletide season officially upon us there's nothing to do but embrace the festive fervour and to keep you on track we've put together our top tips for a stress-free holiday. Turn to...
i-on magazine / December issue / e-zine
1 Min
There’s a lot to love about the iconic five star Principal Blythswood Square Hotel in Glasgow. Home to an award-winning spa, funky restaurant and bar, not to mention its lavish contemporary...
Principal Blythswood Square Hotel / win / Overnight stay
Livingston Designer Outlet
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With Christmas just around the corner, live your fairytale dream at Livingston Designer Outlet... Whether you're looking for a new pair of shoes to change your life or a special dress to...
Livingston Designer Outlet / shopping spree / win
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La Clique Noel: Part Deux An adult circus isn’t in the usual repertoire of traditional pre-Christmas events, but international circus company La Clique –who first performed at the Edinburgh...
La Clique Noel: Part Deux / scottish ballet / Rogue Village festive films
8 Mins
The perfect Sunday features a lie-in, a slow read of the papers, maybe a leisurely walk... and most definitely a roast. Here's our round-up of the top Edinburgh places doing roast dinners...
sunday lunch / Sunday roast / Edinburgh restaurants
3 Mins
When you're lacking inspiration on the old gift buying front, our specially-curated gift guides are so good they'd make even the Christmas elves proud. This week, we've picked out the best...
i-on Gift Guide / Hamilton & Inches / Gifts for him
Gleneagles
17 Mins
When you're lacking inspiration on the old gift buying front, our specially-curated gift guides are so good they'd make even the Christmas elves proud. This week, we've picked out the best...
gift guide 2018 / fashion / Spa
Merienda
4 Mins
Carrie Mitchell discovers a rare jewel in Edinburgh’s fine dining scene... Joppa might seem an unlikely place to discover one of the world’s most prized ingredients but when Edinburgh chef...
Merienda / Stockbridge / fine dining
The Balmoral
10 Mins
The last hours of the last day in every year should definitely be spent celebrating in style. Here’s our round up of places to be in Edinburgh when the clock strikes 12. Five-star treatment...
Hogmanay 2019 / festive / Hogmanay parties
5 Mins
Tower Restaurant For food that looks too good to eat, Tower Restaurant has long been our go-to destination and would you believe they’re turning 20 this month? To celebrate, they’ve got a...
Chop House / Hotel du Vin / Edinburgh restaurant
Fazenda
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THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED. Congratulations to our winner Karen Devlin! Whether it be your office gathering, overdue catch up with friends or special evening with your partner, Fazenda...
Fazenda / win / brazilian
The Wine House 1821
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Located within a Georgian townhouse just a stone’s throw from the Edinburgh Playhouse on Picardy Place, the sophisticated Wine House 1821 is a joint venture between restaurateur Sep Marini...
The Wine House 1821 / i-on offer / wine bar