Smithsonia is Birmingham’s best loved independent gift store

Established in Piccadilly Arcade in 1982, Smithsonia has a reputation as the shopping destination for unusual and sought after gifts for all special occasions

Blog & News

  • Fabulous BFG Prints Available

    At last The BFG film is being released this week. Roald Dahl, Walt Disney and Steven Spielberg have united to bring Dahl's much loved classic The BFG to our cinema screens. It is the story of a little girl, Sophie, and the giant who introduces her to the wonders and...

  • Our top 7 gift ideas for the man in your life.

    Sometimes finding the perfect gift for the man in your life is not so easy. If you are struggling, here are a few items that we have found popular. Cufflinks are always successful, either for a special occasion or for everyday wear. We have a good selection, in the shop...

  • 7 ways to keep your jewellery looking like new....

    Most of the jewellery we sell here at Smithsonia is crafted from sterling silver, a beautiful metal on it's own or as a frame for semi precious stones. We are often asked how to look after the jewellery, so here goes....               It is...