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

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  • Vintage Silver Napkin Rings.

    Our 'treasure hunter' has been out and about recently searching for lovely pieces of vintage silver to add to our depleting collection. Some of his finds were a fine selection of vintage and antique silver napkin rings. * * We were having fun imagining what history these interesting objects had,...

  • Gorgeous Pieces of Jewellery For Your Wedding Day

    You have made all the big decisions - you have the right man, the special location, a beautiful outfit, guest list sorted, flowers chosen and honeymoon booked. Don't forget that special jewellery to create the perfect look. Let us suggest a few beautiful pieces for you to consider. Shimmer in...

  • My Top Ten Gift Ideas of The Moment.

    It IS my birthday coming up in May, but these ideas aren't just for me ! Just an eclectic mix of lovely ideas to buy for your favourite people - if I am one of them I won't complain !! Number one has to be this cute little bronze puffin by Michael...