Take two best friends, originally employed to work in Maisies by the original owner for weekend work, who eventually went full time and then in 2017 took the shop over – those girls happen to be us, Julia and Caley.

Having lived in south Queensferry our entire lives and worked in Maisies pretty much our entire adult lives, we jumped at the opportunity to own the shop we loved so much!

Why not scroll down and learn a little bit more about us by reading our (Sometimes) monthly blog, with shop updates, what new stock we’ve found and why we love doing what we do so much!

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Better Late Than Never but…. HAPPY 2021

Better Late Than Never but…. HAPPY 2021

Happy 2021 So we know this blog post is very late, but for extremely obvious reasons we haven’t had much to say. Lockdown 3.0 has hit us pretty hard so we’ve just been trying to soldier on (much like everyone else). To come to a complete stop after such a busy festive...

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Remember Remember the Indies this November

Remember Remember the Indies this November

We've been trying to find a way to articulate what is happening at the moment in retail in a way that doesn’t make us sound desperate but here it is. Although other sectors like hospitality have been affected more drastically with ‘lockdowns’ and closures, these...

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New Website, New Us!

New Website, New Us!

Hi friends, Remember three years ago when we promised monthly blog posts and did maybe approximately 4? Or if you’re new here and to us Hi, we’re very organised and welcome to our blog. Anyway… With a brand spanking new website comes a brand spanking new promise that...

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Maisies 3.0

Maisies 3.0

At the start of this year we had a big decision to make. Our lease for our shop building was up at the end of March and we had to decide if it was something we were going to continue. Our building was expensive, our rates were expensive, the amount of stock we needed...

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2019 – Part 2

2019 – Part 2

Two blogs in one year? Bad form from us we know and can only apologise! This year has been some what of a whirlwind of ups and downs. This year we WON best gift boutique in Edinburgh and we were finalist for the whole of Scotland which is a massive achievement for us....

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2019 – part 1

2019 – part 1

so it turns out we're really bad at remembering to blog... ... So it's the end of February and since we last spoke to you we made it through Christmas. Christmas is a pretty crazy time for us, we're bust which is amazing, we make sure we have LOADS of new and exciting...

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