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Edinbane Pottery

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Address: Portree IV51 9PW, Scotland
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+44 1470 582234
09:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 18:00

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Lovely work

Pretty pottery but was a bit out of our price range. Has some lovely pieces that would appeal to those looking for a special item to take home.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 November 2016
Canberra, Australia
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Visited while staying in Edinbane, although shop was lovely it was too pricey for us and kids were a bit disappointed that there was nothing for them to buy. I know not really meant for children but feel that there could be a market missed there with pocket money pieces!

1 Thank Lorna S
Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Pretty pottery but was a bit out of our price range. Has some lovely pieces that would appeal to those looking for a special item to take home.

Thank Trippers4Fun
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

If you appreciate the craft of pottery, you won't be disappointed by Edinbane. The potter here can throw and decorate pots to a very high standard. I could have spent hundreds of pounds and I'm sure some people do, as most pieces are both good to look at and highly usable. Worth a detour.

Thank Kathryn S
Issaquah, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

According to family and friends I have a pottery addiction. The pieces are beautiful and the glazing is different from what I've seen elsewhere. But, the pieces are expensive vs what I can find in the US and I could not justify a purchase. I did enjoy looking at all of the pieces though. I found the people working in... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Small pottery with some lovely pieces although they are a little expensive. Having said that we have visited a few small independant potteries around the country and they are competetive with others. Staff keep themselves to themselves until you need them but are then friendly and helpful (makes a nice change from being bothered continually with "are you OK there"... More 

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Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

MUch nicer than other pottery available on Skye. Range of products available incuded some specatacular blue glazes. Prices are too high.

Thank Anna Z
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

I'm staying in Edinbane and love pottery, we dropped the girls off for a pony trek and headed back to browse the shop until it was time to collect them. The two women in the shop did not even acknowledge our presence and the pottery while beautiful is so expensive. I would rather buy cheaper pottery from Uig where the... More 

Thank Bex C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely visit to the shop, my daughters were transfixed with the potters wheel and the lovely lady behind the till invited them to come and have a closer look and gave them a quick tutorial. Very lovely pieces, didn't find exactly what we were looking for but the lady offered to commission a piece and deliver it to us.

Thank Michelle T
Kaiserslautern, Germany
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

This is a very small shop. One potter was working but was sitting far back and you couldn't see his work very well. No one even spoke to us the whole time we walked around looking at the work. Not impressed and didn't spend any money there.

Thank lifegoeson2123
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love the delicate art of pottery, but sometimes get board with same designs and colours. Yes, Edinblane has the staples, but they also incorporate unique designs. Was very excited to find a few pieces to take home as a lasting memory.

Thank Brenda S

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