Collective Gift Buying Guide

We've curated a list of independent, entrepreneurial businesses to help you shop local, support enterprising places, and boost the Scottish economy all year round!

Showcasing a range of businesses from Scottish EDGE winners to Creative Entrepreneurs Club members and many more, there’s something for everyone!

Art and Culture | Candles and Fragrances | Collections | Electricals | Food and Drink | HomeTextiles | Womens


Help us grow the list by submitting your business recommendations below.

Food and Drink

Falls of Dochart Smokehouse

Produce and to serve the finest whisky smoked salmon.

Isle of Mull Cheese

The last remaining traditional farmhouse cheese from the Hebridean Islands

The Craft Pickle Co

Handcrafted fermented food products to fight food waste in Scotland.

Arran Cheeseshop

Flavouring cheddars at Home Farm on the Isle of Arran.

Supernature Oils

Flavoured rapeseed oils which come in gift boxes.

Dear Green Coffee

Proudly roasting & supplying delicious, fresh, seasonal & ethically sourced coffee beans in Glasgow.


We want to make drinking the best craft beer at home more convenient and affordable than ever before.

The Scottish Bee Company

We have committed to increase the bee population by 20% over the next three years

Rafiki Coffee

Selling fair trade Rwandan coffee and donating the profits to charities which support girls accessing education paying for their schooling, books and clothes. Coffee with a heart and a cause!

Ocelot Chocolate

Beautifully stylish chocolate which also tastes delicious.

Bare Bones Chocolate

Delicious bean to bar chocolate.

Mara Seaweed

Scotland’s award-winning hand-harvested seaweed producer. 

Mademoiselle Macaron

Have that moment of luxury you deserve with our Handmade, Gluten Free French Macarons.

Drink Baotic

Dairy free, high fibre superfruit drinks sold in UK to support community development in Africa

Streat Events

Scottish Food & Drink Christmas Hampers from Street Food & Independent Catering Curators

The Koji Kitchen

Small batch koji hand made in Edinburgh. The perfect Japanese ingredient that serves as the basis for a huge number of foods and condiments.



Bottled and distilled in an artisan still in the heart of Glasgow

Miller Coffee

Miller Coffee is a UK based coffee brand with a passion for supplying quality coffee to shops and coffee shops around the UK

Praveen Kumar

Authentic Indian Cuisine, Delivered!

Pekoe Tea

Edinburgh based tea importer, mailorder company and tea bar.

Gigha Halibut

Sustainable Scottish Atlantic Halibut from the beautiful Isle of Gigha.

Candles and Fragrances

Isle of Skye Candle Company

Handmade natural candles and fragrance products. We LOVE green, so we work green.

Beauty Kitchen

We’re on a mission to create the most effective, natural and sustainable beauty products in the world.

Kingdom Scotland

Our perfumes capture stories, experiences and dramatic contrasts at the heart of a land that enthrals the imagination.


ARRAN Sense of Scotland bath, body and home fragrance products. 

Atypical Cosmetics

Customise your skincare to suit your needs and to feel great knowing it was made just for you.

Jorum Studio

Consciously handcrafted fragrance. Proudly made in Scotland.


FLUX Blowpipe

A revolutionary moisture control system suited to all bagpipers. 


To change the way the world holds things. 

Power a Life

Phone charger and docks with a buy one, gift one aspect. They gift solar lights in Africa to kids to help them do their homework.


Wasps Studio

Hundreds of gift ideas created by Wasps’ Artists and Makers from studios across Scotland

Business Collective Scotland

A Community Interest Company whose purpose is to celebrate, support & connect small, independent businesses across Scotland.

Supermarket Virtual

Welcome to the UK’s First Immersive Virtual Market Experience

Edinburgh Lockdown Economy

The No.1 place to support local independent businesses in Edinburgh & The Lothians

Social Stories Club

Gift boxes bursting with positive stories of social change shared on a story card.

Scottish Design Exchange

The Scottish Design Exchange is a social enterprise supporting local creative talent with two unique retail stores in Edinburgh and Glasgow. 


Irregular Sleep Pattern

Irregular Sleep Pattern is an independent brand of bedding, sleepwear and pyjama suits for socially minded sartorialists.

Knit It

Knitting something unique and special for yourself or a loved one couldn’t be easier with the KnitPic Kit! 

Tartan Blanket Co

The Tartan Blanket Co. is family-run, creative, Scottish lifestyle shop.

My Zulu Hut

A Zulu girl’s love for aprons, bags and cushions crafted from the heart in exclusive African prints. 



Putting a stop to girls being unable to access sanitary products. Period.


Underwear that breaks the rules

Art and Culture

The Grey Hill

We specialise in creating digital dramatisations of theatre plays


The incredible new musical instrument that makes it easy for children aged from 3-9 to enjoy learning to read and play music.

Barrington Stoke

Breaking down barriers to reading

Toasty Type

Custom modern calligraphy gifts and workshops 

Dekko Comics

Comics that improve school engagement for disengaged readers aged 9-12

Jackton Art

Art prints and gifts celebrating Scotland’s buildings and places.


Coburg House Art Studios

A gallery, shop and artist studio space.

Fashionable Goods


Clothing designed in Scotland with adventure in mind.


The world’s first plant-based reusable and eco-friendly water bottle.


Handcrafted watches made from recliamed whisky casks.

Olivia Taylor

Stylish, contemporary jewellery handmade in Scotland


TL Tech Smart Home Solutions

Bespoke systems for home owners to enhance the way they live

Ooni Pizza Ovens

Range of portable pizza ovens offering you the oven you want for the backyard or beyond.


 Submit your business or recommendations!

If you’re a local, independent, entrepreneurial business who would like to be featured here or you’re working with any, please submit your details or recommendations below. We’ll be in touch to learn more as the list grows!