The second installment in our Shop Independent series is accessories. This covers everything from Pin Badges to head scarves & all designed in Scotland!
Karen Mabon - Karen Mabon creates the most adorable scarves and pjs. Illustrated by Karen herself, each illustration tells its own story, whether that be curious creatures, nostalgia-fuelled memories or characters acting out scenes from an old, forgotten film.
Emily Millichip - Emily's 'bags 4 lyf' take shopping to a whole new chic level. These colourful creations & kitsch designs will make sure shopping becomes a treat & not a chore.
XOXO Designs By Ruth - Ruth is inspired by pattern, flowers, space and typography. Oh and not to mention cute animals!
Hand Over your Fairy Cakes - The sassiest feminist pin badges known to man, with some cute pastel notebooks, pop culture references and all handmade in Glasgow!
Sally Ann Provan - Avant Garde but still completely wearable millinery. Sally trained under the late Queen Mother's milliner & creates beautiful statement hats.
William Chambers - With Berets back in fashion the first place on your shopping list this Christmas should be William Chambers. The Glasgow based Milliner creates stunning hats and headwear.
Charcot - Accessories and Jewellery made using the patterns from owner Kirtsy's MRI scans. Kirtsy suffers from MS and turns it into art using print and pattern.
Mimi Hammill - Based in Aberdeen, Mimi creates beautiful, colourful scarves. These are not for the wallflower and will add a statement to any outfit!
Claire Barclay Draws - One of our all-time favourite illustrators, Claire creates pop culture jewellery, prints, tote bags and cards. The cute tote bag and the bowie print have to be our favourites.
The Bell Wether - Making craft supplies cute, the Bell Wether makes adorable cross stitch kits, keyrings and framed quotes.
Sleekit - Brightly coloured scarves, phone cases and tote bags made in Scotland.
Spilth Design - Accessories hand knitted in Dundee, perfect stocking fillers. We love the knitted boobs!
Studio 5 - Ethical and organic fashion and textiles brand inspired by the natural world based in Scotland. Studio 5 have recently collaborated with Joanna O'Brien for a scarf collection. Each piece is completely unique, super cosy and sustainably sourced.
Lake and Loch - A lifestyle brand inspired by Scottish cities and the countryside that surrounds them. With enamel mugs, travel candles, hats & scarves this is the brand you need to make your Lochside trips a little cosier!
Textiles By April - Inspired by her love of Geology, April creates limited edition, digitally printed accessories.
Iolla - Revolutionising the way we buy glasses, Iolla offers Scottish designed frames, made in Europe. The best thing about the brand though? All frames come with your prescription & only cost £65 for single vision lenses, with anti-scratch, anti-glare & thinning all included.
Rene Walrus - Rene Walrus is an award-winning luxury accessories brand creating modern hair adornments & accessories. These may be designed with a bride in mind, but each piece wouldn't look amiss on a night out. The garbo headband is our all time favourite, perfect for Christmas day!