Couture dress designer Carolyn Baxter has opens her first shop in Edinburgh
With over 2.5 million views on her fashion, style and beauty YouTube channel Carolyn Baxter is well known in the fashion world.
At the end of 2012, Carolyn opened her own boutique in London Street stocking a collection of her famous couture dresses.
Her dresses have featured on Channel 5’s The Bachelor and has gained fans such as Katie Piper and Millie Mackintosh.
Carolyn’s popular online brand has now expanded into a real life retail experience in the beautiful city of Edinburgh. As featured in the Edinburgh Evening News, her dresses have been described as “Hollywood glamour mixed with Auld Reekie” and are sure to make you stand out at events.
Buying a dress from Carolyn Baxter is not just a case of shopping from a rail. The boutique also offers an in house alteration and made to measure service ensuring you feel like a million dollars in your frock.
If your budget does not stretch to a couture dress, then there are other ways of achieving a glamorous celebrity look. Named Sugar Magazines “favourite person” due to the success of her YouTube beauty and style tips, you can now snap up a set of her deluxe extensions from the Boutique too ranging from £50 to £75 and follow her online hairstyle tutorials.
There really is something for everyone in her sumptuous basement boutique and with school proms around the corner, there’s sure to be a legion of new young fans heading her way.
And for those that don’t live in Edinburgh, there really is no better reason to now organise a girls’ weekend to the Scottish capital. Castles, great food and designer dresses? What’s not to love?
Carolyn’s shop is at 44 London Street, Edinburgh and is open daily 10am – 6pm (excluding Wednesdays). Appointments available.
Her YouTube channel
You can also follow Carolyn on twitter @CarolynBaxter