By Dawn KofiePosted: Wednesday May 13 2015, 10:22am
When it comes to naming their businesses, some independent shop owners choose something that's poetic, descriptive or to the point. But others go for a spot of wordplay to make sure that their stores aren't easy to forget. Here are some of Edinburgh's finest, punniest shop names.
A pooch-pampering pun with a generous helping of nudge nudge, wink wink humour. Location: Broughton.
How's this for a piece of gloriously bad-taste Disney referencing? Location: Leith.
This locksmiths and cobblers likes to think that it's a step ahead of the rest. Location: Newington.
A tip top tailoring pun from an alteration shop. Location: Leith.
Dawn's originally from London. She loves the fact that Edinburgh's small enough to get around easily, but big enough for there to be loads going on. She's a fan of Grayson Perry, flea markets and trifle. Find her on Twitter @dawnkofie.
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