'Gifts of rich value' The Merchant of Venice
If you're looking for something extra special, here are some our favourite unique and luxurious gifts to give this Christmas.
Limited Edition Merrythought William Bear
The perfect gift for teddy bear fans big or small! Our limited edition William Bear is handmade in the UK by Merrythought, using traditional methods. His red satin bow bears the name 'Mr William Shakespeare' from the title page of the First Folio, and his left paw features the 'WS' design inspired by Shakespeare's signet ring. Exclusively made for the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust you can guarantee this handsome chap is one of a kind! Shop William Bear
First Folio of Shakespeare Norton Facsimile
A must-have for the Shakespeare superfan, a beautiful, full size facsimile of Shakespeare's First Folio presented in a slipcase with a ribbon marker. One of the world's most famous books, the First Folio was published in 1623 and collected together 36 of Shakespeare's plays for the first time. Shop the First Folio
Pocket Dial Bangle and Pendant
Inspired by a 17th-century pocket dial in our collection, our striking pendant and bangle make a truly unusual gift. Both made of solid brass, the bangle has a hinge opening and clasp, and the pendant a sturdy bale for threading on to a ribbon or chain. Shop our Pocket Dial Bangle and Pendant
Beckford Silk Scarves
Our stunning scarves are made exclusively for us, designed, printed and hand rolled in the UK by Beckford Silk, just over twenty miles outside of Stratford-upon-Avon. Featuring patterns and prints inspired by objects and books in our Collections, our beautiful scarves are 100% silk. From the striking, decorative pattern inspired by a 19th-century illustrated volume of the Songs of Shakespeare, to the rich flowers and foliage from a 17th-century gentleman's nightcap, these unique scarves make a stylish gift. Shop our Beckford Silk Scarves
Jacobean Dream Accessories Range
Our range of bags and accessories feature a beautiful heritage design inspired by a richly embroidered 17th-century nightcap held in our Collections. Available in a range of styles, from a contemporary cross-body bag to a handy daypack, a makeup bag to a glasses case, the stylish black tapestry design makes a bold statement while keeping all your essentials safe. Shop our Jacobean Range
For more unique and Shakespeare-inspired gifts visit us in Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon or explore our online shop.