Smithsonia is Birmingham’s best loved independent gift shop.

Established in Piccadilly Arcade in 1982, Smithsonia has a reputation as the shop to go to for those special and unusual gifts for all occasions. We have a fine selection of jewellery, bronze, pottery and glassware as well as smaller gift items, greetings cards and gift wrap. 'The one stop gift shop.'

Blog & News

  • Coming up - Mackintosh 150.......

    2018 marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
    The architect and designer will be honoured across Scotland in 2018 - including some major events in his hometown, Glasgow.

  • 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...