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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Christmas Time

The Countdown to Christmas is now on we all love this of year at The Treasure Trove. It has been such a good year with the shop getting a new look our success with the Pop up Fairs the festival and more people are finding out about us and what we do here.Its so amazing that people can still appreciate all the work that goes into making hand crafted goods.

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Challenge at The Treasure Trove

Winter is defiantly here and Christmas just around the corner its the time of year to wrap up and keep warm and cosy.
If you are in need of any new knits why not pop in and see us here at The Treasure Trove and treat yourself or one of the family.

Well folks Louise and I set ourselves a challenge, It was to knit a baby cardigan Louise's was for a boy and mine was for a girl It did take us a while to do but we have never knitted before. It was a great challenge and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Who would have thought? Now we did get a great deal of help from a special lady called Ina who is one of our member's her  patience and tolerance was amazing she helped us through the whole process.

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