What to do this weekend: 19-20 Dec
The Tartan Blanket Co. Pop-Up
Last minute shopping? A tartan scarf would make a fail safe Christmas present for your loved ones. Our favourite is the Black Watch Tartan, a classic! Visit
in Leith - they are open every day until the 23rd. You can also browse their online shop
Fish Plaice Festive Bothy
Ok, we know it is not in the 'burgh, but for a foodie it is totally worth the trip to Glasgow. Their Pop-Up is in Gordon Street Lane, next door to Bier Halle and they are open until 5th January 2016 (except Christmas Day and New Years Day).
19TH DECEMBER, SATURDAY
Christmas Juniper Festival
It is gin o'clock! Sample and buy your favourite gins at Summerhall - have you tried
1947 original Bombay recipe gin yet? The 10 gbp ticket price includes a gin&tonic, a voucher for 2.50 gbp towards any bottle, mince pie and music. The festival starts already on the 18th (Friday), check also their
and buy your tickets
Ninja Buns Pop-Up Closing Party
Visit the wee
Artisan Bindery shop at West Port and get some bargains and freebies at their very last sale. We love their prints and notebooks.
24 Doors of Advent, Door 19
Behind door 19 you will find
. If you are into art&architecture, it is worth checking out the two galleries: the Georgian Gallery with impressive neoclassical interior designed by William Playfair, and the contemporary White Gallery which was formerly used as lecture theatre.
20TH DECEMBER, SUNDAY
24 Doors of Advent, Door 20
Behind door 20 you will find
in Barony Street. A former place of worship, it is also the location of the
Milk @The Fruitmarket Gallery
Sunday afternoon tea anyone? It is time to check out
's brand new
(see more about the Friday opening event
The you-know-which-movie is finally out. Why not watch it from a comfy couch? We love old cinemas and Dominion has the most comfortable seats in town - fact. Check their
for available times.
Have a good weekend!