Our lovely little wool felt gingerbread people would like to join us in wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
With many thanks for your support during 2013 from the southwood team
We will be open every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New year’s Day - our on-line store will be open right through at www.southwoodhome.com.au
We’re all going completely dotty in the heat today over our new Mummadot and Minigrid napery ranges.
These fun designs are variations on our popular Dot and Grid designs and look just perfect on table cloths, napkins, tea towels, table runners and even place mats!
All our ranges are hand printed on white or natural 100% linen here in Melbourne. These designs are printed in fresh bright colours or more traditional red, silver, green and white – perfect for your Christmas table.
Our bright coloured place mats and coasters from Hey Sign also look great mixed in with the southwood ranges
All designs are available in store and on-line now!
Don’t forget our on line store is open every day and our Fitzroy store is open every day except Christmas day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day so pop in for those last minute gifts this weekend!
With Christmas just around the corner and two weekends to go, we have lots of great gift ideas! We have so much colour in the shop right now that everything looks so bright and cheerful, just like Christmas! We have lots of small gift ideas perfect for friends, families, teachers and work colleagues ranging from $10 – $50 and over.
We are open right up to Christmas Eve and reopen on Friday 27th. Any enquiries give us a call on 03 9077 5474.
Don’t forget our online store is of course open 24/7!
Our lovely new felt range from Germany was a huge success at the Big Design Market. From coasters, to keyrings, to bags, they make perfect little presents which are individual and unique and exclusive to Southwood!
Our new range of colours in our popular grey ‘Edge’ felt range have just arrived from the maker and look so fresh and fun!
New ceramics in an assortment of different colours make fun presents as well as our colourful bed linen range in bright, happy colours.
We are so excited to have a new range of lovely soft towels by Ziporah, a local Melbourne company. The colours are exquisite and look good in any bathroom! They are available in a bath sheet and hand towel.
Bonnie & Neil fans will love our new boxes which make great presents. We also have a large range of their cushions and napery.
And when it’s all over you can look forward to having lots of good sleeps in some Bemboka linen!
To all our loyal customers and blog post readers, we wish you all a very Happy Christmas and a wonderful safe and lovely New Year!
Come on down and say hi at The Big Design Market at the Royal Exhibition Building in the Carlton Gardens! After months of planning, weeks of preparation, days of packing we have finally arrived and we’d love you to come by! We are just near the main entrance on Nicholson Street. It is our first ever market stand so we are all very excited!
You will see some of our new exciting ranges of napery, cushions, bedlinen fresh off the press plus heaps of Christmas gift ideas, all available to purchase! We have an EFTPOS machine so no need to worry about cash!
It is open till 9pm tonight and Saturday and Sunday from 10-5pm.
Here’s a quick peak………….
We are very excited to be a part of The Big Design Market at the Royal Exhibition Buildings next week for the first time. With only 7 days to go we have lots to do! We will be showcasing some of our brand new ranges as well as some of our old favourites. Remember you can buy everything at the show, so get organised for those Christmas presents or treat yourself and your home with some great new products for the coming Summer months.
Our brand new napery range will also be revealed for the first time at the market!! So please remember to come by and say hi, we’d love to see you.
We are stall B07, just near the main entrance on Nicholson Street.
Here is a glimpse of what we’ll be showing……
Our very own “Shhh” bedlinen range in fun colours for kids and grown-ups!
Lots of cushions and lampshades from our popular grid, wave and dot designs…….
And some of our occasional furniture……….
A new wool felt range from Germany has just landed! Makeup bags, keyrings, baskets, placemats and even felt vases make wonderful presents!
Sweet and colourful ceramics for all kinds of uses – the tiny bottles are exceptionally cute!
And other bits and bobs!!
Hope to see you there!
For Christmas gift ideas, we have it sorted for you! We have many beautiful, unique, fun and lovely ideas for all your family and friends. We have just received a new range of felt products from Germany that come in a fantastic range of vibrant colours that we wanted to share with you as soon as they arrived!
Bonnie and Neil are always a winner at Christmas and these flower table centres look great on the table. We have a great range of designs that suit any interior. We also have a wide range of their napery including tablecloths, napkins, runners and tea-towels in lovely summery colours.
For the babies and kids, we have great linen and cushions in an assortment of colours, textures and patterns.
And then there are always cushions! You can never have too many! We have a huge range of colours in individual patterns and designs.
Happy Shopping! Pop in for more gift ideas or have a look at our online store!
As much as we try and ignore it, Christmas is not far away. It’s never too late to start buying those Christmas decorations, cards, gifts for loved ones, relatives, teachers, friends, neighours, work colleagues, kids……..the list goes on!
Remember to check out our new website for easy gift selection and orders over $150 free delivery! Orders need to be placed in metro areas by 15th December and regional areas by the 8th which is only 3-4 weeks to go!
Our favourite felt decorations have just arrived in store from Nepal, hand made and fair trade. All $13 and so sweet on the tree, you’ll want to collect them all!
Blueberry card packs $19.95
We have lots of gift ideas for under $30 such as these fun and unique tea-towels from Skimming Stones for $25. Hand printed here in Melbourne!
Everyone loves simple and useful ceramics, these Robert Gordon vessels are very popular.
Robert Gordon vessels in natural creams, whites and charcoals.
Lovely Bonnie and Neil napery, table centres and Robert Gordon ceramics all make great gifts.
Beautiful fresh, crisp linen is always a great idea for a gift.
Some of our new gorgeous quilt covers and pillowcases in bright summery colours would be a great gift.
Or how about a cushion or two?
We also have lots of great books, soft toys, cot blankets and ideas for little ones.
So hope you enjoy these fun, Christmas that’s given you a few ideas for Christmas gift ideas. Drop in or check out our website for more inspiration!
We are very excited about our new website which has just launched! It has a fresh new look, is easier to navigate and looks amazing if we must say so ourselves! We hope you enjoy scrolling through the new pages and let us know what you think! You can search by colour, category, size, theme, material or brand so it is more interactive and will help you find things to suit your home more easily. Take a look.
To celebrate the launch, we are offering our loyal blog subscribers a 10% discount on all products up till the end of next Sunday the 17th November. Just punch in the code ORANGE (all caps) in the coupon section of the order.
December is going to be a big month with The Big Design Market happening again this year on the 6, 7, 8 of December at the Royal Exhibition Building in Melbourne. We are having our own stall this year where we will be launching our new napery range and selling our other product ranges, so come by and say hi.
Bemboka’s knitting factory has been producing merchandise of exceptional quality since 1962. Bemboka has an established reputation as a luxury brand that has set the standard for sophisticated, understated blankets and throws of superb quality. Their exclusive yarns are of such outstanding quality that all Bemboka products are an investment that you keep for life.
Their cotton blankets and throws combine the finest long-staple cotton processed to a high quality melange yarn. They are wet finished, tumble dried and pre-shrunk in their production facility. All blankets are hand finished and they may also be machine washed and tumble dried. We have the Basket weave and the Moss weave in both the blankets and throws for Summer.
Basket weave throws in an array of natural, warm colours.
Moss cotton blanket on a bed is great for summer with our white organic cotton sheets.
Detail of the beautiful weave of the Moss blanket in charcoal.
Introducing our new exclusive kids bedlinen range called “Shh…” in hoop design which has just arrived in store in lots of fun, bright colours! The range is hand printed here in Melbourne on organic cotton.
The quilt cover set retails for $250 and comes in teal, pink, orange and charcoal, all with a contrasting hoop colour on the pillowcase.
Heaps of fun for all ages and all types of bedrooms!
Shh… Hoop design in teal with lime.
Shh… Hoop design in pink with silver
Shh… Hoop design in orange with red
The charcoal design in store looks great with some bright Uimi and Imogen Heath cushions! What kid wouldn’t want this to snuggle into?