Smythson is only available in store

Founded in 1887, Smythson is a leading British travel and lifestyle brand that represents over 130 years of craftsmanship at its most refined.

From the brand’s iconic notebooks, diaries and stationery to its extensive collection of leather bags and accessories, every piece of Smythson’s legacy has been designed with the unmistakable trademarks of optimum quality and functionality.

The proud holder of three Royal Warrants, Smythson has received the highly prized mark of recognition awarded for being purveyors of goods to the households of the British Royal Family.



Smythson area at Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche

Book and Stationery shop, 2nd floor of Le Bon Marché

From Monday to Saturday from 10AM to 8PM.
Until 8.45PM on Thursday.
Sunday from 11 AM to 8PM.

+33 1 44 39 80 00

Opening hours
Monday 10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday 10:00 - 20:45
Friday 10:00 - 20:00
Saturday 10:00 - 20:45
Sunday 10:00 - 19:45
Special hours
Le Bon Marché will be open until 8:45 pm on Saturday December 15th and from 10 am on Sunday, December 16th

Crafted for life

Hand-crafted in England, each piece of Smythson stationery has been made to be exceptional.

Smythson has been crafting luxury leather goods for the travellers for over 130 years—from the original Soho Notebook to a vast selection of travel bags and accessories, made from the finest leather and has been designed to last a lifetime.

For over a century, Smythson has accompanied some of the world’s most historically renowned travellers – from Jane Birkin, Grace Kelly and Katharine Hepburn to Sir Hardy Amies and Princess Diana – on their journeys across the globe.

For use at home and abroad, in a motor, steamboat, railway or aeroplane.