What The Dickins: Edinburgh Folk

Meet Shawna – Our New Social Media Manager!
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Shawna Law has just joined Dickins as our Social Media Manager, while the lovely Nina is on maternity leave. Shawna may be known to you because of her hugely successful Instagram account @exploringedinburgh, which started as a project for her Business Management degree at the University of Edinburgh. Shawna knows…

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Meet Matthew – the Founder of the Innovative Ally Bally Bee Project
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Every year Dickins supports a different charity by donating £5 from each booking fee, and this year our chosen good cause is a local social enterprise called the Ally Bally Bee Project. The founder Matthew with his team have created a personalised children’s book about dementia which can now be pre-ordered! We…

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Meet Edinburgh Illustrator Helen C Stark
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We’ve been lucky enough to work with a very talented illustrator recently called Helen C Stark – and there is no better day to tell you a bit more about Helen than on International Women’s Day! We spotted Helen’s gorgeous drawings on Instagram, got in touch and are now proud to present two…

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The Most Romantic Edinburgh Proposal Ever
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We have something truly special in store for you this Valentine’s Day, so get prepared to get the goosebumps…We’re honoured to be sharing the most romantic engagement story we think we’ve ever heard! Without further introductions we’re just going to let Nic, the extremely lucky lady, tell us in her own…

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7 Edinburgh Instagrammers You Need to Follow
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We think Instagram is a wonderful thing. A photo really can convey a thousand words, and Instagram is full of the most stunning snaps of our beloved Edinburgh. If you’ve ever visited you’ll know how well the city lends itself to being photographed. We follow several excellent instagrammers who really know…

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