Top five Christmas gifts for the home
If your friends and family believe in decking the halls all year round, they'll love one of these great Christmas gifts for the home.
Contemporary Interiors specialists Catalog Ltd (pictured above) have opened a Pop-Up Gift Shop. Head there for a selection of fantastic gift ideas, cards and wrap from Kartell, Normann Copenhagen, LSA, Rue De Marli, Ocelot Chocolate and more.
Catalog Ltd, 2-4 St Stephen Pl, Edinburgh, EH3 5AJ, Tel: 0131 225 2888, www.cataloginteriors.com
Deck the walls
Art prints so delightfully different you will only want to gift them to your very best friends. Sure to please even the most demanding walls. Local artist Dodo sells her witty and colourful creations at the Tron Kirk. Candles, homewares, cards and other treasures are also on offer.
Diedododa, Tron Kirk, Edinburgh, EH1 1PE, www.diedododa.com
Words and pictures
Bookworms will delight in a choice book from the carefully curated selection of the best non-fiction, fiction, art, children’s books and gifts from independent bookshop Golden Hare Books in Stockbridge. Browse at your leisure.
Golden Hare Books, 68 St Stephen St, Edinburgh, EH3 5AQ, Tel: 0131 629 1396, www.goldenharebooks.com
Life Story concept store is the perfect place for lovers of Scandinavian design and hygge. Try the coveted HAY gift boxes, available in various sizes and combinations. Themes include office, kitchen, bath and decoration, each one individually packaged in a beautiful gift box.
Life Story, 53 London St, Edinburgh, EH3 6LX, Tel: 0131 629 9699, www.lifestoryshop.com
The Fruitmarket Gallery is the ideal place for a browse with a beautiful selection of coffee table books and quirky homeware. This Illuminature book, £20, would make the perfect gift for lovers of art and design.
The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market St, Edinburgh, EH1 1DF, Tel: 0131 225 2383,