The Shop with a Difference

Our shop showcases the talent of our maker members. We are unique - every item is made exclusively for us and sold for their benefit. 

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The Charity

We are the Royal Edinburgh Repository and Self Aid Society. For over 130 years we've been helping our Makers help themselves. Read more…

The Makers

From Lerwick to the South of England our skilled craftspeople smock, sew, craft, knit, turn wood, bake - and so much more… Read more…

The Shop

A stone’s throw from the Castle, our shop is situated in the centre of Edinburgh. A hidden gem of handcrafted items... Read more…

Donations welcome

The Society welcomes donations. Help us to support the shop and our Members... Read more…

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Something Fun!

What has happen to the weather ?! Its going crazy what we need is something fun to put a smile on our faces. You need to check out what we have here.

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Something Special

Spring is here the Daffodils are out and summer is just around the corner. This year will be a very special time in British history, It will be Queen Elizabeth's 90th Birthday in April and we thought you might like to celebrate this by making a special cake for you, your family and friends. Its simple ,quick, easy and absolutely delicious. 

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