Curiouser & Curiouser is a quirky gift shop on Broughton Street that sells everything from pretty Washi tapes for giftwrapping, to handmade Scottish skincare products and Ryan Gosling-printed tea towels. No matter who you are buying a gift for, there will be something for them in this treasure trove. Dragonfly
Gifts, also on Broughton Street,sells a delightful range of gifts including baby items, kids's crayons, heart-shaped candles and pocket handbag mirrors. There's something for all tastes – from classic and shabby chic, to retro and kitsch.
If you're a stationary obsessive, you cannot leave Edinburgh without a visit to Paper Tiger in the city centre. It sells cards for every occasion imaginable, along with an extensive range of patterned notebooks and journals; plus fun gifts such as President Obama mints.
For something traditionally 'Edinburgh', head to the Royal Mile (the main thoroughfare through the old town) where tourist shops are a-plenty. Whether you want a souvenir kilt, a thistle mug, a bottle of whisky or an ornament of the castle, you'll have more than your fair share of options, from the likes of The Scotch Whisky Experience and Heritage of Scotland shop.
Curiouser & Curiouser, 93 Broughton Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3RZ
Dragonfly Gifts, 111a Broughton Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3RZ
Paper Tiger, 53 Lothian Road, Edinburgh, EH1 2DJ
The Scotch Whisky Experience, 354 Castle Hill, Royal Mile, EH1 2NE
Heritage of Scotland, 459-461 Lawnmarket, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 2NT
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