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Welcome to our April Sewing Room - Lois Gibbins

Welcome to our April Sewing Room - Lois Gibbins
It was such a treat visiting Lois and her Sewing Room. Not just because I got a great cup of tea with homemade cake but it’s always so inspiring to step into another sewers’ work room. Lois produces quality garments for her own wardrobe and occasionally for her family.

Introducing our March Sewer - Dot Roodbeen.

Introducing our March Sewer - Dot Roodbeen.
Dot has been a sewer for 5 minutes.  Just joking, but she will be the first to say she took up sewing in her later years as time allowed. It was a "What haven't I done yet" type of moment. 

5 Adventures to Take Your Right to Roam Rucksack On

5 Adventures to Take Your Right to Roam Rucksack On
How lucky are we to live in New Zealand? This year we want to encourage you to explore our backyard. From the winterless North to the tip of the South, New Zealand is full of epic adventures.

Simple White Linen Outfit Ideas

Simple White Linen Outfit Ideas

Our White Irish Linen is the perfect fabric for summer dresses. It is produced in small batches in Ireland where there is a strong heritage of spinning and weaving linen fabric. Made by a mill who uses electricity supplied solely from renewable energy sources and OEKO Tex certified.

The Sewing Room Series Featuring Shirley Taylor

The Sewing Room Series Featuring Shirley Taylor
The Sewing Room Series Featuring Shirley Taylor About Shirley What can I say about Shirley? As it turns out, loads! She's an 84 year old ex-pat fr...

Why you need some Irish Linen this Summer.

Why you need some Irish Linen this Summer.
The Summer of Sewing: Irish Linen Here at Jones and Taylor we are declaring it 'The Summer of Sewing'. We simply love Irish Linen but if it is not ...

The Sewing Room

The Sewing Room

The Sewing Room - here's mine.

The Jane Dress

The Jane Dress

Check out our new blog for The Jane Dress featuring our European Linen.

5 Way's To Organise Your Sewing Room

5 Way's To Organise Your Sewing Room
If you are looking at your sewing room and feeling overwhelmed, it is time to do some organising! Read our latest blog, 5 ways to organise your sewing room.

Our Christmas Shipping Dates

Merry Christmas from Jones and Taylor.
Merry Christmas  We at Jones and Taylor will be taking a break over the Christmas period but will be back in the New Year, January 11th to be exact...

Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas Gift Guide
After time lost with loved ones, Christmas this year is going to be quite different for many around the world. At Jones and Taylor we have put together a few gift ideas for those special people in your lives who love to keep busy in the sewing room. 

The Fielder Dress

Merchant and Mills Fielder Dress
Kia Ora fellow sewers.  When I received the Fielder Pattern I literally tore it open and started cutting it out.  I found it very easy to construct.