l'uccello is over flowing with divine gifts and decorations as well as new stock from some of our favourite brands.
We have had a new shipment of Sophie Digard scarves. We think any one of these beauties would make a thoughtful gift.
We now also stock divine soaps by French perfumers Fragonard.
This iconic brand has been making perfume since 1926 and is still a family run business.
All the way from the USA we have heavenly candles from Patch NYC. Made from 100% soy wax with cotton wicks and hand poured these beautifully scented artisan candles would be make a perfect Christmas Gift.
If you are after a bit of vintage inspired Christmas decorating look no further than the delightful designs of Wendy Addison's Theatre of Dreams. We have been lucky enough to have been sent one last shipment before Christmas. These designs are all absolutely charming and feature sparkly German glass glitter and even vintage beaded flowers.
One of our new darlings Cotton & Steele has also recently delivered new bolts of fabric. They are so fun we can hardly choose a favourite.
And we have also been able to recently refresh our stock from Sajou, with a selection also available on our line store.
l'uccello has just had some lovely new Christmas deliveries and is brimming with wonderful gifts, craft supplies, vintage haberdashery and fancy goods. To make it easier for you to visit us and experience Christmas with l'uccello we have also extended our opening hours and will be taking part in this years Flinders Quarter Shopping Night.
Flinders Quarter Shopping Night Thursday 11th of December l'uccello will be open till 9pm
Over the next few weeks l'uccello would love to inspire you with our series on festive making, wrapping, giving and decorating ideas. There is still time to make your Christmas unique, festive and charming.
Make your own table or tree decorations with crepe paper $3.50 a sheet, vintage stamens from $5.00 a bunch and washi tape from $3.95…..if you want some help getting started Paper to Petal at $39.95 is one of the best “how to” books we have ever seen, so much information, patterns and inspiration! All available in store, crepe paper, stamens and washi are on the online store too.
Need inspiration to make your own unique festive table linens and nappery? We love this Cotton & Steel linen fabric with candles in lovely bright colours, perfect for a festive tablecloth ($45 per metre). Jess made these cute matching napkins from Moda’s grunge range $24/m and finished the corners with cotton pom poms that are a lovely 35 cents each.
Wrapping ideas! We have so many lovely things in store to help you make your gifts unique. We love brown paper, it’s the perfect blank canvas…..washi tape from $3.95, coloured twine$6.50 & raffia $8.00, home made colourful Christmas tags, it’s anything but plain old brown paper. We have lots of new ribbons, trims and strings for gorgeous gift wrapping in store and online.
Decorating ideas! Gorgeous summery baubles and decorations from $4.95 to $7.50 including gorgeous hand made tree topper $34.95 by Wendy Addison, sparkly love!
Gifting ideas! We would love to introduce you to these lovely treats in gorgeous summer colours and brand new to l'uccello. Blossom Blend teas from $17.95, beautiful Australian Made journals by Inalux that are also environmentally friendly using recycled paper and printed carbon neutral with vegetable based ink $14.95, Andy Warhol note books $24.95 and luxury Claus Porto soaps & bath salts $14.95 from Portugal.
Join us this coming Wednesday the 12th of November for the launch of our Christmas decorations! During this special shopping event we will extend our opening hours to 7pm.
Discover divine gifts and Christmas decorations at l'uccello.
This year we have searched out some of our favourite designers and are thrilled to bring you a wonderful selection of Christmas decorations. We have traditional designs from Bethany Low as well as nostalgic vintage inspired decorations from Wendy Addison's Theater of Dreams.
As expected we have also sourced enchanting vintage decorations for you that will add a classic charm to your Christmas. And we also have divine contemporary decorations that will perfectly compliment different decors for an authentic Australian Christmas. These include opaque glass baubles, fun painted metal decorations and sparkly tinsels.
We have a limited number of these fabulous decorations so take the opportunity to be inspired and create your own magical Christmas with l'uccello
To celebrate spring and the lovely sunshine we have been indulging in some Spring cleaning!
Ohh and what treasures we have found... So we are holding a
Super Spring Sale for ten days only
Wednesday 1st - Saturday 11th of October.
we are offering
10% off Liberty of London fabrics
20% off all other fabrics
10% off all Sajou
10% off all millinery supplies including flowers, veiling & straw braid
10% - 70% off ribbons
We also have a large range of remnants and fabric scraps on sale, haberdashery items, end of line homewares and gift wares.
You can take advantage of our special discounts in store and on line l'uccello is also proud to be taking part in this years 'Support Small Business Day' This Saturday the 4th of October. You can find out more here.
We just love the gorgeous work of designer Wendy Addison and her Theatre of Dreams. Using antique materials found at flea markets, including old sheet music, tarnished tinsel, vintage crepe paper, Victorian scrap and glass glitter her whimsical magical pieces 'connect with some lost sense of magic from times past'.
Our recent delivery was a delight to unpack and is available in store.
We have a lovely new shipment of fabrics arrive this week!
The gorgeous 'Lexington' range designed by Minick and Simpson for Moda featuring pretty blues, ivory and taupe. If you can't decide which ones you love most don't fret, we have fat quarter bundles (metric not imperial) of all 18 designs for $100 and to sweeten the deal we are offering free postage anywhere in Australia!
Just ring the store on 03 96390088, Monday - Saturday, 10 am to 5.30pm
We just had to share this gorgeous new sewing box that has recently been made in the l'uccello studio... It is made using beautiful blue and white fabrics from French General and of course was designed by l'uccello and hand made right here in Melbourne.
And while we are on the subject of French General we have also received new stock of their divine collection of fabrics 'La Fete de Noel'. They are available in store and on line as fat quarters.
We think they are divine!
And if you are after some bias binding we have some new stock made from premium quality cottons and fabric from Liberty of London. Just beautiful!
We have been setting up for the Craft and Quilt Fair and as you can see from the image of our stall EZ06 below it is crammed full of goodies so please come and visit!
We have also been unpacking a new batch of vintage sack cloths, if you have been waiting for these beauties don't delay as our stock is limited. They are available in store and at the Fair.
It has also been a labour of love packing our divine vintage sequins into sweet little bottles. These sequins and tiny beads come in so many lovely designs and colours and the vintage tags have delighted us....
And just to add a little more charm to our days we have been unpacking the most beautiful flowers and vintage stamens as well as new fabrics by Liberty of London and Mas d' Ouvan.