Tip-Top Umbrellas


Tip-Top Umbrellas

Specialising in umbrellas and a lot more - classic shopping.

Location: James Smith & Sons, 53 New Oxford Street, WC1A

Description: What better way to celebrate the glorious British Summer than to take a trip down memory lane to this little Victorian gem.

Specialising in every kind of umbrella, walking stick, mace and cane imaginable. Walking inside 'James Smith & Sons' provokes a feeling akin to stepping back in time.

Whether you want to celebrate the great British Summer, want an umbrella that will last forever, or just fancy taking in a historic jewel in London's retail crown...this is the place.

Tours: Feel-Good Xmas Shopping Tour

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Tip-Top Umbrellas

Specialising in umbrellas and a lot more - classic shopping.

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Credits: http://www.james-smith.co.uk/

I work near here and after I read this, I went round there this lunctime and bought myself a nice new brollie to replace my scabby threadbare one. Cute little shop with some great assistants - and if youre feeling flush treat the missus to a fashionable parasol - theyre beautiful! (Ade)
Posted by Ade on 2007-07-25

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