Solihull in the West Midlands is known as one of the most prosperous towns in the area, and is one of the main dormitory towns for people who work in nearby Birmingham. The open air Mell Square shopping area is the main focus of retailing in the town together with the modern Touchwood Centre which houses many fashion chain stores.
Toy shops in Solihull are well represented by a branch of The Entertainer which carries a large choice of traditional and modern toys, games and gadgets. A few other privately owned Solihull toy shops can be found in the town, and will generally specialise in games, hobbies or gifts. Bob's Models in Hobs Moat Road caters for experienced model makers as well as children who may be new to the hobby. Pure Party in Mill Lane is the destination store for parents in Solihull who want some help organising their children's ultimate birthday party.