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  • The Crail Pottery showroom in the East Neuk of Fife
    The Crail Pottery showroom, the East Neuk of Fife
  • Fraser Anderson's Orkney Hand Crafted Furniture workshop in Kirkwall, Orkney
    Orkney Hand Crafted Furniture
  • Shetland Jewellery in Weisdale, Shetland
    Shetland Jewellery
  • The Skoon Art Cafe on the Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides
    The Skoon Art Cafe, Isle of Harris

Come and experience Scotland’s fantastic crafts industry and purchase unique hand-made gifts, from jewellery and pottery, to wood carvings, textiles and paintings in a range of styles.

Scotland’s thriving crafts industry offers plenty opportunities to buy unique handmade gifts and lasting mementos of your visit. Why not embark on one of Scotland’s many craft trails, and even watch local crafts being made in front of your very eyes?

Explore the fascinating Orkney Craft Trail and discover unique Orcadian designs in jewellery, paintings, pottery and stunning traditional chairs made from driftwood and oat straw.

Uncover the distinctive Fair Isle knitting style on the Shetland Craft Trail where you can buy beautiful jumpers and hats with the pattern handmade by the Fair Isle Knitters. Stop off at the Shetland Jewellery workshop in Weisdale to see craftsmen making exceptional pieces inspired by Scandinavian mythology, local wildlife and traditional Celtic designs.

For more island arts and crafts, head to the Outer Hebrides and visit the Isle of Harris where you can peruse stunning local paintings inspired by the spectacular surrounding landscape at the Ardbuidhe Cottage Gallery near Drinishader or enjoy the cosy atmosphere of the Skoon Art Café.

One of the country’s most famous fabrics, Harris Tweed is still hand-woven using local wool. You will be able to buy everything from tweed blankets and cushions, to clothes and even stuffed toys.

The Isle of Eriskay is famous for the Eriskay Jersey, a rare and intricately patterned seamless jersey, traditionally made by local women for their fishermen husbands. Purchase your own jumper, handmade by island women, at the community co-op.

Take a trip to the delightful East Neuk of Fife, famous for its pottery. The quaint fishing villages are home to local potters’ workshops including Crail Pottery and Pittenweem Pottery.

Scotland’s Craft Town, West Kilbride, boasts eight craft studios offering the chance to view and buy quality work from both amateur artists and those with international acclaim. These include Hastingwood Basket Works who specialise in traditional willow baskets.

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  1. The Malt Kiln

    Type

    Gifts & Collectables

    Gradings

    Haddington

    If you visit Haddington you must pop into the Malt Kiln - possibly the best gift shop in East Lothian.

  2. Gradings

    Glasgow South Side

    Welcome to Glasgow Fort Shopping Park

  3. Thistle Galleries Shopping Centre

    Type

    Department Stores

    Gradings

    Dumfries and Surrounding Area

    Welcome to Thistle Galleries.

  4. Perthshire Visitor Centre

    Type

    Crafts, Gifts & Specialities

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    • 4 Tourist Shop
    4 Tourist Shop

    Bankfoot

    The Perthshire Visitor Centre boasts two restaurants, a leisure shop and a gift shop.

  5. The Scottish Deer Centre

    Type

    Wool & Tartan

    Gradings

    Cupar

    Welcome to The Scottish Deer Centre

  6. The Mole House

    Type

    Crafts, Gifts & Specialities

    Gradings

    Kelso

    Welcome to The Mole House. A colourful and quirky Gift & Home Accessories Shop full of very unusual things. We strive to "dig up different" things; well we are Moles! Bronzes, Pictures, Lamps, Sculptures, Ceramics, Sheila Fleet Jewellery

  7. SHEILA MACLEAN ART

    Type

    Galleries

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Welcome to Sheila Maclean Art

  8. Aurora Orkney Jewellery

    Type

    Jewellery

    Gradings

    Kirkwall

    Handcrafted jewellery by Aurora, as individual as you are.

  9. The Art Hut

    Type

    Galleries

    Gradings

    Lockerbie

    A quirky new art gallery recently opened in a farmyard near Lochmaben. Minette Bell Macdonald's The Art Hut is a former wooden storage shed in an open barn at Hartwood, which the artist has transformed into an intimate but bright gallery space.

  10. Kilnford Barns

    Type

    Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    • 5 Tourist Shop
    5 Tourist Shop

    Dumfries

    Welcome to Kilnford Barns

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